Tom Wolf

Cannabis grower displays medical marijuana plants.
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AP News
January 13, 2020 - 10:19 am
A year ago, marijuana legalization looked like it was on a roll in the Northeast — it had already passed in three of the region’s states and was a priority for governors in three more, including the populous New York. Read more here.
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Laura H. Carnell Elementary School
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Justin Udo
January 08, 2020 - 5:58 pm
Local officials are taking a stand against asbestos-infested schools in Philadelphia and bringing it directly to the attention of the governor. Read more here.
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Delaware County District Attorney Jack Stollsteimer
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Jim Melwert
January 08, 2020 - 4:25 pm
The new district attorney in Delaware County announced Wednesday that his office is withdrawing a shoplifting charge that held up the release of a man who was granted clemency from the governor. Read more here.
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Sign directing voters.
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Mark Abrams
January 04, 2020 - 4:00 am
As we start the new year, Pennsylvania voters will find a few changes that go into effect when they start heading to the polls this spring. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf as he launches ‘Reach Out PA: Your Mental Health Matters’
The Office of Governor Tom Wolf via Flickr
Hadas Kuznits
January 02, 2020 - 5:43 pm
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf Thursday launched a new statewide campaign to address issues regarding mental health. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf.
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Tony Romeo
December 22, 2019 - 4:30 am
Gov. Tom Wolf has provided an update on his administration’s efforts to better reach and serve ‘vulnerable populations’ in Pennsylvania. Read more here.
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Gov. Wolf Signs Bipartisan Criminal Justice Reinvestment Initiative Bills.
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Tony Romeo
December 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
Gov. Tom Wolf has signed into law two more bipartisan bills intended to reform Pennsylvania’s criminal justice system. Read more here.
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From left: Republican State House Marjority Leader Bryan Cutler and Gov. Tom Wolf
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Tony Romeo
December 16, 2019 - 10:51 am
Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf and state lawmakers from both sides of the aisle Monday announced the creation of a task force to recommend reforms of the juvenile justice system a little less than a year from now. Read more here.
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KYW In Depth
KYW In Depth
December 13, 2019 - 4:00 am
In this episode of KYW In Depth, Carol MacKenzie talks to KYW Newsradio Suburban Bureau Chief Jim Melwert about David Sheppard, who was granted clemency. But before his release, a war of words between Harrisburg and the outgoing Delaware County District Attorney gained national attention. Listen...
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David Sheppard
Delaware County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
December 09, 2019 - 4:26 pm
The man whose clemency was held up by a shoplifting charge in Delaware County is one step closer to freedom. After nearly 30 years in state prison, 54-year-old David Sheppard is being released to a community correction center — or halfway house — on personal recognizance. Read more here.
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