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Governor Corbett Ceremonially Signs Public and Private Partnerships for Transportation Act and Announces Board Appointments

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Act Authorizes Public Private Transportation Initiatives in Pennsylvania

Sep 26 2012

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Governor Corbett Joins Army War College's Remembrance Ceremony

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Governor Tom Corbett today joined officials at the U.S. Army War College in Cumberland County to remember those who died in the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, as well as all those who have sacrificed their lives in war in the past 11 years.

Sep 11 2012

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Governor Corbett to Kayak the Upper Delaware River

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Governor Tom Corbett today began a two-day kayak tour on the Upper Delaware River through Wayne, Pike and Monroe counties to promote Pennsylvania's natural resources and learn about this critical waterway.

Aug 23 2012

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Treasurer McCord: Save for College with PA 529 Plan before Higher Tuition Rates Take Effect September 1

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August 31 is an important college savings deadline; PA Treasury offering free enrollment in PA 529 GSP, chance to win $529 scholarship

Aug 22 2012

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Governor Corbett Ceremonially Signs Law to Help Medically Fragile Children

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Governor Tom Corbett today ceremonially signed House Bill 1960, allowing medically fragile children to receive treatment at pediatric extended care centers (PECCs) until the age of 21.

Aug 03 2012

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Governor Corbett Tours Western Pennsylvania on Three-Day Kayak Trip

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Governor Tom Corbett today began a threeday kayak tour through Western Pennsylvania to promote Pennsylvania's vast natural resources and array of recreational opportunities.

Jul 23 2012

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Governor Corbett Expands State Contracting Opportunities for Small Businesses, Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

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Governor Tom Corbett today announced new efforts to provide equal footing for small businesses and small veteran-owned businesses in competing for state contracting opportunities and bidding as prime contractors. Announcing the creation of the Small Business Procurement Initiative and the expansion of the Small Diverse Business Program, Corbett praised the contributions of small businesses to the economy and those of veterans to the nation.

Jul 19 2012

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Governor Corbett Announces Agreement to Save Philadelphia Refinery

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Governor Tom Corbett announced a deal that will allow Sunoco's Philadelphia refinery to continue operating.

Jul 02 2012

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First Lady Susan Corbett Hosts 2nd Annual Arts in the Garden Event

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Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett today welcomed hundreds of visitors to the Governor's Residence as part of the second annual "Arts in the Garden" open house, which allowed people to tour the home and gardens while enjoying the work of a variety of performing artists.

Jun 09 2012

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PA State Police Fingerprint Identification System to be Upgraded

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Harrisburg - The Automated Fingerprint Identification System, used by the Pennsylvania State Police, will be taken out of service for three days later this month for a full system replacement.

May 18 2012

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Governor Corbett Signs Juvenile Justice Reform in Luzerne County

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Governor Tom Corbett today took part in a signing of a new juvenile justice reform package designed to protect children within Pennsylvania's criminal court system

Apr 09 2012

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Governor Corbett Launches Initiative to Maximize Funding for Older Adult Services Funded by the Pennsylvania Lottery

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Governor Tom Corbett today announced his administration is taking an innovative step that could increase future funding for a wide range of vital programs for older adults supported by the Pennsylvania Lottery.

Apr 02 2012

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Governor Corbett Discusses Shell Oil Land Option Agreement

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Governor Tom Corbett today discussed Shell Oil Company's announcement of a land-option agreement with Horsehead Corporation to evaluate the Beaver County site for a potential petrochemical complex, including an ethane cracker facility.

Mar 15 2012

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Governor Corbett Signs Voter ID Bill to Require Photo Identification

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Governor Tom Corbett today signed into law House Bill 934, also known as the Photo Voter ID bill, which will require Pennsylvanians to produce photo identification when they vote.

Mar 14 2012

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PA Lottery and Department of Aging Celebrates Milestone

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40 Years of Benefiting Older Pennsylvanians

Mar 07 2012

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Attorney General Kelly and PA State Police Commissioner Noonan issue statements regarding Jerry Sandusky sex crimes investigation

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Attorney General Linda Kelly and Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan today issued the following statements concerning the ongoing Jerry Sandusky sex crimes investigation

Nov 07 2011

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Governor Corbett Announces Plans on Marcellus Shale Drilling

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Proposed Impact Fee Would Benefit Host Communities, Aid Public Protection

Oct 03 2011

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Welfare Fraud

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Help Put An End To Welfare Fraud.

Sep 22 2011

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Only Days Remain to "Beat the Tuition Rate Increase" with PA 529 Guaranteed Savings Plan

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Rates increase September 1; Treasury offering 10 $529 scholarships to help jump start college savings

Aug 30 2011

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Governor Corbett Fulfills State's Promise Protecting PACE and PACENET Prescription Benefits for Older Adults

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The PACE and PACENET programs, funded by the Pennsylvania Lottery, provide prescription drug benefits to income-eligible Pennsylvanians 65 and older.

Aug 04 2011

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First Lady Susan Corbett Highlights Opening Doors Initiative

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Visits Feltonville School of Arts and Sciences

Oct 18 2012

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Governor Corbett Signs Law Helping PA Fire and Emergency Companies

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Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today ceremonially signed the Firefighter Grant Program law, also known as Senate Bill 866, providing grant money for Pennsylvania's fire, ambulance and emergency companies. "Since that day in 1736, when Benjamin Franklin organized the first fire brigade in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has been blessed with a rich tradition of volunteers,'' Corbett said.

Oct 17 2012

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First Lady Susan Corbett Highlights Opening Doors Initiative During Visit to Innovative After-School Program in Carbon County

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Harrisburg - Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett today toured the SHINE (Schools and Homes in Education) Career Academy, an after-school program at Carbon Career and Technical Institute that serves sixth- through eighth-grade students. The program provides students with important educational and hands-on skills to prepare them for the future.

Oct 16 2012

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Marcellus Shale Impact Fee Brings in More Than $204 Million for Pennsylvania Communities

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Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today announced that Act 13, along with greatly enhancing environmental standards to ensure the protection of our natural resources, has generated more than $204.2 million through the new impact fee. Most of this money will be distributed directly to local communities across the state.

Oct 15 2012

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Governor Corbett Speaks During PetSmart Distribution Center Groundbreaking

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Bethel - Governor Tom Corbett spoke today at the groundbreaking ceremony for a future PetSmart distribution center in Bethel, Berks County, which will create hundreds of new jobs for Pennsylvanians. Partnering with the state, PetSmart will build an 870,000 square foot distribution center that will serve 260 retail locations in 11 states as well as eastern Canada. The distribution center will be operational by 2014.

Oct 12 2012

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First Case of Chronic Wasting Disease Found in Pennsylvania Deer Adams County Captive Deer Tests Positive; No Evidence of Effect on Humans

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Harrisburg - The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture today confirmed the first positive case of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in the state on a deer farm in Adams County. The disease is fatal in deer, elk and moose, but there is no evidence that CWD can be transmitted to humans, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and The World Health Organization.

Oct 11 2012

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Governor Corbett Highlights Disability Employment Model at Lowe's Regional Distribution Center

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Pittston - Governor Tom Corbett today highlighted Lowe's employment and training program for persons with disabilities while on a tour of Lowe's regional distribution center in Pittston, Luzerne County. Corbett was joined on the tour by Lieutenant Governor Jim Cawley, Department of Public Welfare Secretary Gary D. Alexander, Lowe's management, and representatives of the Department of Labor and Industry and The Arc of Luzerne County.

Oct 10 2012

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Governor Corbett Visits Award-Winning Ben Franklin TechVentures2 Business Incubator; Praises Impact on Job Creation in the Northeast

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Bethlehem - Governor Tom Corbett today toured the Ben Franklin Partners' TechVentures facility, a highly successful business incubator located at Lehigh University that has helped to launch dozens of start-up companies that support thousands of jobs in Pennsylvania

Oct 09 2012

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First Lady Susan Corbett Celebrates the Girl Scouts 100th anniversary

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First Lady Susan Corbett Celebrates the Girl Scouts 100th Anniversary by Camping with Lehigh Valley Scouts.

Oct 06 2012

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First Lady Susan Corbett Reads to Philadelphia Elementary School Children

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Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett today read to elementary school children in Philadelphia as part of a national effort to encourage literacy and early childhood education.

Oct 04 2012

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Gov. Tom Corbett Launches First-of-its-Kind Statewide Career Tool for Students and Job Seekers

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Harrisburg - Gov. Tom Corbett today unveiled 'Pennsylvania Career Coach,' a first-of-its-kind, statewide, free online tool designed to help Pennsylvania students and job seekers make lasting career choices.

Oct 02 2012

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State Capitol Fountain Turns Pink as First Lady Susan Corbett Kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett, along with former Pennsylvania First Lady Michele Ridge, today joined the Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) as it turned the State Capitol's War Veterans Memorial Fountain pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The event marked the PBCC's 20th anniversary of raising awareness of breast cancer in Pennsylvania. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which reminds all women of the importance of breast health, the need for self exams, check-ups and mammograms.

Oct 01 2012

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Governor Corbett Applauds Funding Sources for State Police Cadets

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Hershey - Governor Tom Corbett today applauded efforts by the state legislature to support funding for the Pennsylvania State Police, including two new cadet classes. Standing behind the Governor on the steps of the State Police Academy in Hershey today were some of the 101 new cadets scheduled to graduate in December as well as 78 additional cadets expected to graduate in March 2013.

Oct 01 2012

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Pa. National Guard's 55th Heavy Brigade honored for upcoming deployment

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As many as 1,500 members of the 55th Heavy Brigade Combat Team gathered today at Fort Indiantown Gap to mark their upcoming deployment to Kuwait.

Sep 30 2012

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Pennsylvania's CHEMSWEEP Safely Disposes of Two Millionth Pound of Old Pesticides

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Harrisburg - A Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture program that collects old pesticides from farms and pesticide application businesses has safely disposed of two million pounds of unwanted or unusable product across the state.

Sep 26 2012

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Governor Corbett Ceremonially Signs Public and Private Partnerships for Transportation Act and Announces Board Appointments

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Act Authorizes Public Private Transportation Initiatives in Pennsylvania

Sep 26 2012

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Governor Corbett Says Innovative Farm Show Sponsorship Helps Build Stable, Reliable Financial Future for PA

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Harrisburg - Governor Tom Corbett today cut the ribbon officially welcoming Weis Markets as the newest sponsor of the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. The complex entered into a $750,000 sponsorship agreement with Weis Markets for naming rights to the Expo Hall, the location of the famous Farm Show Food Court. This marks the latest innovation from the Corbett Administration to build a stable and reliable financial future for Pennsylvania

Sep 24 2012

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Governor and First Lady Honor Governor's Awards for the Arts Winners

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Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett tonight recognized the recipients of the 2012 Governor's Awards for the Arts

Sep 21 2012

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Governor Awards for the Arts 2012

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Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett tonight recognized the recipients of the 2012 Governor's Awards for the Arts

Sep 20 2012

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Governor Corbett Speaks During Philadelphia Energy Solutions Celebration

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Sep 19 2012

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