Pennsylvania Governor's Office News

Gov. Wolf, state officials sue to stop manufacturer of 3D printed plastic guns

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 31, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — Gov. Tom Wolf, Attorney General Josh Shapiro and the State Police are suing the maker of plastic guns for allegedly allowing the 3D printing of unlicensed plastic guns that go undetected through metal detectors.

U.S. district judge rules Pennsylvania cannot take $200 million from underwriting association

By Karen Kidd | Jun 12, 2018

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's attempt to balance a budget under last fall's Act 44 by taking $200 million from a state-created entity that provides malpractice insurance is unconstitutional, a federal judge ruled on May 17.

Gov. Wolf needs to stop drug formulary bill

By Todd O'Malley | Apr 24, 2018

The reality is this bill does nothing of the sort. Instead, it’s simply a money grab for insurance companies at the expense of injured workers.

Governor Wolf’s talking the talk. Now he needs to walk the walk!

By Curt Schroder | Apr 13, 2018

Recently, it was reported in the Philadelphia Inquirer that Governor Wolf’s largest campaign contributor to his re-election effort is a political action committee called “Fairness PA,” which was reported to have given $1 million to Governor Wolf’s campaign in 2017.

New law aims to increase funding for demolition of blighted properties

By Mia Sims | Dec 16, 2016

HARRISBURG – A new law in Pennsylvania is intended to make demolishing blighted properties much easier than in the past.

Pennsylvania embraces gig economy: Uber, Lyft granted permission to operate

By Michelle de Leon | Dec 15, 2016

HARRISBURG – The ride-sharing battle in Pennsylvania finally reached the end following the legalization of such services across the state.

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