Restore Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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Tony Romeo
June 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Legislation to enact Gov. Tom Wolf’s Restore Pennsylvania proposal has now been introduced, but leaders of the Republican-controlled legislature are in no hurry to take it up. Wolf has gone around the state promoting his plan to borrow $4.5 billion for...
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State Rep. Todd Stephens and Gov. Tom Wolf were among about a dozen state lawmakers in Horsham trying to rally support for a few different plans aimed at ensuring safe drinking water.
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Jim Melwert
May 22, 2019 - 4:00 am
HORSHAM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Gov. Tom Wolf was among about a dozen state lawmakers in Horsham trying to rally support for a few different plans aimed at ensuring safe drinking water. Standing in front of a 15-plus-foot high water filter, Republican state Rep. Todd Stephens says Horsham water...
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Gov. Tom Wolf
The Office of Governor Tom Wolf via Flickr
Jim Melwert
May 17, 2019 - 4:33 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — In an effort to drum up support for Gov. Tom Wolf’s infrastructure funding plan, state and local lawmakers met at an intersection in the heart of Norristown to tout potential benefits. Wolf’s $4.5 billion proposal, called Restore PA, would be funded by a severance...
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Gov. Tom Wolf
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Tony Romeo
May 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Gov. Tom Wolf continues to push Restore Pennsylvania, his latest proposal to tax natural gas extraction and one that involves borrowing to pay for infrastructure improvements. And leaders of the Republican-controlled legislature continue to be unimpressed. Wolf has...
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Gov. Tom Wolf
The Office of Governor Tom Wolf via Flickr
Mike DeNardo
March 21, 2019 - 3:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Gov. Tom Wolf is proposing a $100 million plan to remove lead paint from Philadelphia school buildings, and he's proposing to pay for it through a severance tax on natural gas. The lead paint abatement would be part of Wolf's Restore Pennsylvania infrastructure...
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Gov. Tom Wolf announces a new shale tax proposal at the state Capitol.
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Tony Romeo
January 31, 2019 - 2:22 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Ahead of next week’s budget address, Gov. Tom Wolf has repackaged his proposal to impose a tax on natural gas drillers. State House Republican leaders, however, remain unimpressed. This time, Wolf is proposing a shale tax that would raise about several hundred-...
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