Tag: Wolf

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Tom Wolf
Perspective: Grading the Governor
May 13, 2016 AT 5:20 PM
Can the Wolf administration survive? That may sound like an odd question, given that Gov. Tom Wolf has two and a half years left in his first term. But by survive I don’t mean will he continue...
Sign o' the times
Jul 21, 2016 AT 1:53 PM
While some Republicans in the state fret about their association with Donald Trump – even skipping the Republican National Convention altogether to avoid affiliation-by-osmosis – PA Sen....
the opioid crisis
Apr 4, 2018 AT 10:05 PM
Citing a baker’s dozen of policy initiatives aimed at curbing the state’s opioid epidemic, Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday signed an extension of the state’s disaster declaration dealing with the crisis...
Capitol Beat
May 4, 2021 AT 5:52 PM
Pennsylvania voters will head to the polls on May 18 with a lot of power in their hands — power that could potentially determine whether the governor loses some of his own. Voters will encounter two...
Capitol Beat
May 5, 2021 AT 5:53 PM
Memorial Day will carry some added significance in Pennsylvania this year, with Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration set to lift nearly all of the state’s coronavirus mitigation measures in the early...
Ask The Experts
May 6, 2021 AT 5:39 PM
Pennsylvania’s minimum wage has rested at $7.25 an hour since 2009, when the last of a series of federal increases kicked in. Since that time, state officials have fielded many calls to raise the...
Capitol Beat
May 21, 2021 AT 6:21 PM
After voters this week approved constitutional amendments to curb a governor’s ability to issue and extend emergency declarations, Gov. Tom Wolf renewed the state’s COVID-19 declaration and said he...
Capitol Beat
Jun 8, 2021 AT 4:34 PM
As the state budget deadline nears, Gov. Tom Wolf is doubling down on calls to make historic investments in education as the state sits on a $10 billion nest egg made up of $7.3 billion in federal...
Capitol Beat
Jun 10, 2021 AT 6:55 PM
Armed with new constitutional powers, state lawmakers on Thursday voted to terminate Gov. Tom Wolf’s COVID-19 emergency declaration after more than a year of jostling with the governor over the state...
Environment
Jun 14, 2021 AT 8:06 PM
Gov. Tom Wolf joined Democratic legislators Monday as they introduced two bills that would invest revenues from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) into workers affected by energy...