Governor Wolf’s Week, January 15 – January 21, 2017

The Blog,  Videos,  Weekly Update This week, Governor Wolf marked the two year anniversary of his own inauguration with a message to Pennsylvanian’s on progress that has been made since he took office and the importance of working together to move the Commonwealth forward.Governor Wolf announced that Pennsylvania has been granted an extension by the Federal government to comply with REAL ID standards.Governor Wolf also continued his tour of substance use disorder treatment Centers of Excellence and the discussion on how to best continue the fight against opioid abuse in Pennsylvania. On Friday, he toured Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC and their Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.On Tuesday, Governor Wolf reminded Pennsylvania consumers that Act 166 of 2016, which allows for greater customer convenience when purchasing beer from distributors, is now in effect.The governor also attended the swearing-in ceremonies for Auditor General Eugene DePasquale, Attorney General Josh Shapiro, and Treasurer Joe Torsella.Governor Wolf’s Week, January 15 – January 21, 2017Tuesday, 1/17/17Governor Wolf Reminds Pa. Beer Customers of Improved Convenience Now in EffectGovernor Wolf Congratulates Row Officers on Swearing-In DayGovernor Wolf Announces $3 Million in Grants to Boost Preparation for Future School PrincipalsThursday, 1/19/17Governor Wolf, Bipartisan Leaders Announce Pennsylvania REAL ID ExtensionGovernor Wolf Announces 88 New Jobs with Xpress Natural Gas Fueling Station in Susquehanna CountyFriday, 1/20/17Governor Wolf Tours Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC, Hosts Roundtable to Discuss State Efforts to Battle Opioid EpidemicGovernor Wolf Discusses Efforts to Reduce Veterans’ Homelessness, Expand Resources Available to Veterans at the 53rd Annual VFW Mid-Winter ConferenceHighlights from The BlogGUEST BLOG: Beer Sales Reform Measure Benefits Consumers and Family-Owned BusinessesWATCH: Governor Wolf’s Message on the Inauguration and Making Progress in PennsylvaniaHighlights from TwitterJust in: PA has been granted an extension until June 5, 2017 to fix state law to allow for REAL ID compliance https://t.co/vmk8vdNewz pic.twitter.com/SWj90uF4zi— Governor Tom Wolf (@GovernorTomWolf) January 19, 2017 SHARE Email Facebook Twitter January 20, 2017 The new Future Ready PA Index takes a more holistic approach to measuring schools instead of reducing performance to high-stakes tests. -TW https://t.co/aqSH6T7ST4— Governor Tom Wolf (@GovernorTomWolf) January 19, 2017 By: Eryn Spangler, Press Assistant Governor Wolf’s Week, January 15 – January 21, 2017 Like Governor Tom Wolf on Facebook: Facebook.com/GovernorWolf