3 under 3!

3 under 3!

Check out this week's 3 under 3! 

This week Governor Tom Wolf announced a slate of reforms to the state's charter school laws, people joined for a meeting on abolishing school property taxes, and Auditor General Eugene DePasquale put out recommendations to ensure district justices are not wrongfully giving out criminal records. 

Friday, August 16, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
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3 under 3!

3 under 3!

Check out this week's 3 under 3! 

The budget deadline of June 30th has been inching closer this week, and as of Friday morning the budget and all of its code bills have passed both chambers are headed to the Governor's desk. 

Also this week chaos broke out on the Senate floor over the General Assistance bill causing the Senate Democrats to leave the floor. 

And lastly, legislators did a toast to 13 agricultural and farm related bills passing and being sent out for a signature from Governor Tom Wolf. 

Friday, June 28, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
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Wolf signs sixth opioid disaster deceleration renewal

Wolf signs sixth opioid disaster deceleration renewal

On Friday afternoon, Gov. Tom Wolf announced that he is signing the sixth renewal of his opioid disaster declaration.

The declaration was put into place in 2018 to focus on recovery, treatment and prevention of opioid overdoses. 

Friday, June 14, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
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VIDEO: Jen Swails to take over as Secretary of the Budget as Albright steps down

VIDEO: Jen Swails to take over as Secretary of the Budget as Albright steps down

Albright to take up position as top aide to SERS executive director

After a 2018-19 mid-year budget briefing, current Secretary of the Budget, Randy Albright, announced that he will be stepping down as the Budget Secretary at the end of the month. 

Gov. Tom Wolf joined Albright for the announcement and introduced Jen Swails, current Department of Human Services Fiscal Management Director, as the new Budget Secretary. 

Pamela Hile, spokesperson for the State Employmees' Retirement System, confirmed that Albright was taking on a position as special assistant to Executive Director Terrill Sanchez.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018/Author: Kara Barmoy
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VIDEO: Gubernatorial debate recap

VIDEO: Gubernatorial debate recap

Monday's debate was a face-off between current Governor Tom Wolf and former state Senator Scott Wagner, who is looking to up-end the incumbent Democrat in November’s gubernatorial election. 

Jeopardy host Alex Trebek mediated the debate, asking questions which at times brought out some teeth between the candidates.

Take a look at the video recap from The PLS Reporter.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
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