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  • Governor Tom Wolf: Let's talk about the budget

    When I crafted this proposal, I knew we wouldn't be able to solve the challenges facing Pennsylvania by doing the same thing Harrisburg has been doing for years -- the time has come for bold reform.

    Pennsylvanians want high-quality public schools; they want the oil and gas companies to pay their fair share; and they want an end to continual hikes in property taxes many homeowners simply can't afford.

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  • Tom Wolf: Make a stand for fairness and equality here in Pennsylvania

    Without a non-discrimination law, LGBT Pennsylvanians and their families can be fired, denied a mortgage, or refused service at a hotel, library, or even a hospital.

    That's not welcoming, and that's not right.

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  • Frances Wolf: Watch this video from my husband on the budget

    Since my husband announced his budget proposal, I've been holding roundtable discussions about what's at stake if we don't move our state forward in bold new direction.

    I'm not doing this just because he's my husband -- I support the budget because it finally makes the investment in education all Pennsylvania schoolchildren deserve.

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  • Tom Wolf: This budget directly affects the future of Pennsylvania

    Right now, Pennsylvania stands at a crossroads. We have a $2.3 billion deficit, an education crisis, and a sluggish economy. Our credit rating has been downgraded five successive times, making us one of the least creditworthy states in the nation.

    And since the beginning of 2011, Pennsylvania ranks dead last in the country in job creation.

    That's clearly not acceptable.

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  • Help Governor Wolf Pass the PA Education Reinvestment Act

    If Republicans and Democrats are going to work together and pass a severance tax on oil and gas companies to help fund public education, they've got to hear from more than just the Governor.

    Each one of us needs to stand with Tom Wolf and demand action. It doesn't matter whether you're a parent, a student, a teacher, or just a Pennsylvanian concerned about the future of our commonwealth.

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  • New York Times Profiles Governor Tom Wolf's Historic Campaign

    Tom Wolf told the gathered crowd this week, "I'm going to be an unconventional governor."

    Actually, Mr. Wolf already is. The only person to defeat a sitting governor in the four decades that Pennsylvania has allowed its chief executive a second term, Mr. Wolf is also the only Democrat in the country who picked off a Republican governor at a time when his party's record was only slightly less calamitous than that of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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  • Governor Tom Wolf: Say you're ready to work alongside me

    It's my first full-day as Governor of Pennsylvania, but I had to take a moment to say thanks.

    You took a chance on a different kind of leader -- one who isn't a product of the political system -- and I'll never forget that I'm here because of people like you who care deeply about our commonwealth.

    As governor, I will do everything in my power to make Pennsylvania a place where jobs pay, schools teach, and government works.

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  • Watch the Introduction Video for the Inaugural Celebration

    Earlier today, Governor Tom Wolf officially took office with his family and thousands of Pennsylvanians by his side in Harrisburg.

    You helped make history.*

    You elected a governor who is going to fight for jobs that pay, schools that teach, and government that works.

    So to help celebrate the moment, we put together a video that reflects on where we've come -- and where we're going in the months ahead:

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  • Watch the Wolf Inauguration Live at 12:00 PM EST

    Today at 12:00 pm EST, go online to join in the inauguration of Governor-elect Tom Wolf. Watch the swearing-in at WolfInauguration.com. Follow along on Twitter at @WolfInaugural. And join in the conversation with hashtag #PAinaug.

    You made history on November 4, so tune in today to watch Tom Wolf become governor!

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  • Check out the inaugural preview video, "Celebrate"

    You made history when you helped to elect Tom Wolf, so be a part of history again when Tom becomes governor on January 20.

    See what we’ve got planned, share the video with your friends, and then be there for the fun next week.

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  • Holiday Tradition of Volunteering and Contributing to Food Banks

    By Tom Wolf

    Last year, instead of holding a fundraising reception at Pennsylvania Society as typically is the case, I contributed the cost of such a reception to Pennsylvania food banks so that those who are less fortunate than many of us may enjoy a brighter holiday. My staff and I also participated in our own small day of service on the Thursday prior to Pennsylvania Society.

    This is a tradition I plan to extend.

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  • Wolf Administration Transition Launches Website

    By Tom Wolf for Governor

    Today, the Tom Wolf Administration Transition is launching a new website that will allow Pennsylvanians to interact with the transition, learn more about the process, provide feedback, receive announcements, and submit resumes.

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  • Tom Wolf: Thank You

    By Tom Wolf

    I'm about to go on stage in my hometown of York, but I wanted to thank you first.

    As I travelled all across Pennsylvania during this campaign, I was amazed at the dedication, energy, and enthusiasm put forth by supporters like you to encourage others to participate in our democracy.

    You made this campaign about more than electing me -- you made it about people coming together to improve our schools, our neighborhoods, and our state.

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  • Tom Wolf: Remind your friends to vote today

    By Tom Wolf

    It's been an incredible journey to Election Day, and because of people like you, it's been one of the most rewarding experiences of my life.

    Thousands of supporters have spent more than a year chipping in, volunteering their time, and spreading the word about our campaign to give Pennsylvania a fresh start.

    It's been great working with you, and I know I can count you to get out the vote before the polls close at 8:00 p.m.

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  • Join Tom Wolf in York for an Election Night Celebration

    By Ryan Alexander

    After the polls close at 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, we'd like to thank you for all your support by inviting you to the Election Night Party at the York Fairgrounds.

    Say you'll be there.

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  • Seven reasons to vote for Tom Wolf on November 4

    By Joe Shafer

    Check out this list of seven reasons to vote for Tom Wolf, and then share it with a friend who needs to be reminded to vote tomorrow.

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  • Getting out the vote in State College with Ice Cream and Tom Wolf

    By Jeff Sheridan

    Since last Friday, the Fresh Start Bus has made twenty-five stops throughout Pennsylvania, and on Wednesday, Tom was on the trail again visiting State College, Lock Haven, Bloomsburg, Reading, and Coatesville.

    The bus pulled into State College early yesterday morning, where Tom greeted more than one hundred supporters at the famous Berkey Creamery. In addition to enjoying some delicious chocolate ice cream, Tom shook hands and took pictures with supporters and stressed the importance of Tuesday's election.

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  • Thriving, Centre County office is fired up and ready for Election Day

    By Leigh Owens

    You can count on the Wolf Campaign’s Centre County field office to be lively, with dozens of Penn State students and community members pouring in and out of the office daily. Jared DeLoof, the office's head Field Organizer, is working hard to make sure Centre County voters know Tom is the leader that can get Pennsylvanians back to work and the economy back on track.

    Jared is confident that his team is ready for Election Day on Tuesday. Jared says that besides the excitement of getting Tom Wolf elected, volunteers keep coming back to help out because his team always finds individual ways for a volunteer to contribute.

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  • Unlike Governor Corbett, Tom Wolf will fight to reduce taxes on working, middle-class families

    By Mark Nicastre

    Tom Wolf wants to ease the tax burden on middle class families. Tom will implement a five percent severance tax that will make oil and gas companies pay their fair share to help fund Pennsylvania's schools. Tom Wolf's personal income tax proposal will provide middle class families their first personal income tax break in 22 years. Tom Wolf's personal income tax plan will make the tax system more fair, and according to one analysis, 77 percent of Pennsylvania families will get a tax cut.

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  • Sharon, Meadville, Erie, and Dubois are fired up to vote for Tom Wolf on November 4

    By Beth Melena

    Throughout the Fresh Start Bus Tour, Tom Wolf has told supporters about his vision for the future of Pennsylvania. And on Tuesday -- day five of the tour -- Tom brought his fresh start message to Sharon, Meadville, Erie, and Dubois.

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