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Governor Wolf Awards $2 Million in 2017-18 Senior Community Center Grants

Governor Wolf Awards $2 Million in 2017-18 Senior Community Center Grants

| April 21, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. – On Friday, Governor Tom Wolf announced that 41 senior centers throughout the commonwealth will be the recipients of the Department of Aging’s 2017-18 Senior Community Center Grants – totaling $2 million in funding from the Pennsylvania Lottery.

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PA Department of Labor Releases Latest Unemployment Report: Rate Remains at 4.8 Percent

| April 21, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. – On Friday, the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) released its employment situation report for March 2018.

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Pennsylvania Investing More Than $2.8 Million to Expand Summer Internship Programs

Pennsylvania Investing More Than $2.8 Million to Expand Summer Internship Programs

| April 20, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – Yesterday, Governor Tom Wolf continued his commitment to providing youth and young adults with the work experience opportunities they need to succeed in college or start their career by announcing more than $2.8 million in funding for local summer internship programs across the Commonwealth.

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Wolf Announces $1 Million Investment in Wastewater Project in Clarion County, Eleven Others Statewide

Wolf Announces $1 Million Investment in Wastewater Project in Clarion County, Eleven Others Statewide

| April 19, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf yesterday announced the investment of $60 million for 12 drinking water, wastewater, and non-point source projects across 12 counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST).

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Where Can I Carry a Concealed Gun? AG’s New Website Has the Answer.

Where Can I Carry a Concealed Gun? AG’s New Website Has the Answer.

| April 17, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Attorney General Josh Shapiro yesterday announced his office has completed an exhaustive review of concealed carry reciprocity agreements with all 49 other states, as required under Pennsylvania law.

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State Police Seek Youth Camp Applicants

State Police Seek Youth Camp Applicants

| April 15, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania State Police and Pennsylvania American Legion are seeking applicants for “State Police Youth Week,” a summer leadership camp designed for teenagers interested in pursuing a career in law enforcement or the military.

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AG Warns Pennsylvanians of Job Search and Employment Scams

AG Warns Pennsylvanians of Job Search and Employment Scams

| April 14, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Attorney General Josh Shapiro today warned Pennsylvania consumers to use caution when searching for job opportunities online.

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PA’s Statewide Opening Day of Trout Season Kicks Off April 14

PA’s Statewide Opening Day of Trout Season Kicks Off April 14

| April 13, 2018

​HARRISBURG, Pa. – Spring is officially underway and the warmer weather has anglers from across the Commonwealth gearing up to fish their favorite spots on Saturday, April 14, which marks the traditional statewide opening day of trout season.

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Pennsylvania Department of State Tells Counties to Have New Voting Systems in Place by End of 2019

Pennsylvania Department of State Tells Counties to Have New Voting Systems in Place by End of 2019

| April 13, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Acting Secretary of State Robert Torres yesterday informed Pennsylvania’s counties to have voter-verifiable paper record voting systems selected no later than December 31, 2019, and preferably in place by the November 2019 general election.

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Governor Wolf Supports Marsy’s Law for Crime Victims Constitutional Amendment

Governor Wolf Supports Marsy’s Law for Crime Victims Constitutional Amendment

| April 12, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa., (EYT) – Governor Tom Wolf today backed Marsy’s Law, which proposes a state constitutional amendment securing permanent, enforceable rights of victims.

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