BLOG: Governor Wolf’s Week, April 10 – April 16, 2016

first_img SHARE Email Facebook Twitter April 15, 2016 The Blog,  Weekly Update On Wednesday, the House passed SB3, sending the medical marijuana legalization bill to Governor Wolf’s desk. He is proud and excited to sign the bill that will provide long overdue medical relief to patients and families who could benefit from this treatment. Members of both parties in the House and Senate came together to help patients who have run out of medical option. Governor Wolf will sign this historic legislation on Sunday in the Capitol rotunda.This week, Governor Wolf also stood with Cecile Richards to discuss the repercussions of the Republican anti-choice bill and attended the Governor’s Awards for Local Government Excellence. On Thursday and Friday, the Governor visited newspapers in the Northwest part of the commonwealth.Monday, 4/11/16Governor Wolf joined Cecile Richards, President of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and legislators to discuss the repercussions of the Republican anti-choice billPhysician General Dr. Rachel Levine Statement on Republican Anti-choice BillTuesday, 4/12/16Moody’s: Pennsylvania’s Outlook Remains Negative, Warns of Consequences of Failing to Address Structural Budget GapGovernor Wolf Orders Flags at Half-Staff to Honor Captain Arthur E. HalfpappGovernor Wolf Applauds Senate for Passing Medical Marijuana Bill, Encourages House to Take Quick Action on BillWednesday, 4/13/16Governor Wolf Recognizes Recipients of 2016 Governor’s Awards for Local Government ExcellenceGovernor Wolf Statement on Proposed Legislation to Seal Criminal Records for Minor OffensesGovernor Wolf Statement on Medical Marijuana LegalizationGovernor Wolf attended the Governor’s Awards for Local Government ExcellenceThursday, 4/14/16Governor Wolf Signs Collective Bargaining Transparency Bill, Calls on Legislature to Pass a Gift Ban, Comprehensive Government ReformGovernor Tom Wolf spoke at Edinboro UniversityFriday 4/15/16Governor Wolf Orders Flags at Half-Staff to Honor Lieutenant Alan BehannaSunday 4/16/16Governor Wolf to Sign Medical Marijuana Legalization Bill Into Law – watch live at governor.pa.gov/live.Highlights from The Blog:BLOG: Organizations Announce Support for Governor Wolf’s Anti-discrimination Executive Orders (ROUND-UP)BLOG: ICYMI Corrections Secretary Wetzel talks Prison Reform on 60 MinutesBLOG: PA Schools Lost Out This Year Due to Irresponsible GOP BudgetGUEST BLOG: Why I Changed My Mind About Medical MarijuanaBLOG: We Still Have a Long Way to Go (VIDEO)BLOG: We Asked PA Families How They Would Be Impacted by Medical Marijuana LegalizationBLOG: Medical Marijuana Bill Passes, Governor Wolf Prepared to Sign SB 3 into Law (ROUND-UP)BLOG: It’s Time to Ban Gifts from Special InterestsBLOG: For A Government That Works, Outside Income Disclosure Should Be RequiredLike Governor Tom Wolf on Facebook: Facebook.com/GovernorWolf By: The Office of Governor Tom Wolf BLOG: Governor Wolf’s Week, April 10 – April 16, 2016last_img

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