Pennsylvania Receives Another Downgrade Under Corbett

Posted on September 23, 2014 by Tom Wolf for Governor

For the second time in only 14 months, Pennsylvania's debt rating has been downgraded. This is the 4th time in two years.

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Wolf Wins Debate, Says Education and Economy Are Top Priorities

Posted on September 22, 2014 by Tom Wolf for Governor

Tom Wolf tonight won the race's first debate by laying out two contrasting visions - Governor Corbett's vision of hollowed out schools and a stagnant economy and Tom Wolf's vision of fully funding education and robust job growth.

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Governor Tom Corbett’s refusal to support a severance tax on natural gas extraction has even Senate Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi calling the decision a mistake.

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Wolf Releases Statement Calling For Hate Crimes Legislation in Pennsylvania

Posted on September 19, 2014 by Tom Wolf for Governor

Philadelphia, PA – Tom Wolf, Democratic candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, released the following statement in the wake of an attack on two gay men in Philadelphia:

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Tom Corbett's Fiscal Mismanagement Puts Pennsylvania in the Red 

Posted on September 17, 2014 by Tom Wolf for Governor

York, PA - Tom Corbett's fiscal mismanagement has put Pennsylvania in the red, and after four years of failed policies, it is clear that Pennsylvania is in historically poor fiscal health. Estimates predict a $2.7 billion budget deficit for the next budget cycle, and this week Pennsylvania was forced to take out a $1.5 billion loan to simply cover operating expenses.

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Wolf: New Loan Highlights Corbett's Fiscal Management Failures

Posted on September 15, 2014 by Tom Wolf for Governor

Today, it was announced that the Corbett administration needs to take out a loan to meet basic state spending. For four years, Tom Corbett has relied on budget gimmicks that have created a fiscal mess. Tom Wolf released the following statement.

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NEW AD: Wolf Campaign Releases New Television Ad: Education Facts

Posted on September 10, 2014 by Tom Wolf for Governor

Governor Corbett’s refusal to support a severance tax on natural gas extraction is leaving over $1 billion on the table at a time when Pennsylvania schools are struggling as a result of his $1 billion in cuts to public education. Natural gas production in Pennsylvania – the only major gas-producing state in the country without a severance tax – is at a record high according to recently released data from the state’s Department of Environmental Protection.

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Statement from Tom Wolf on the CMS Medicaid Waiver

Posted on August 28, 2014 by Tom Wolf for Governor

York, PA - Tom Wolf issued the following statement regarding the CMS Medicaid waiver:

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Tom Wolf Visits York Day Nursery To Discuss Early Childhood Education

Posted on August 25, 2014 by Tom Wolf for Governor

Last Friday, Tom stopped by York Day Nursery to discuss his plan for early childhood education, which includes restoring Tom Corbett's $1 billion dollar cuts to education. Child Care, Pre-K, and Kindergarten programs provide a large return on investment – every dollar invested in high quality Pre-K programs returns $16 to communities via reduced spending on crime, education, and welfare, and greater earning potential and taxes paid in adulthood. By investing in early childhood education, Pennsylvania can ensure that our children get started on the right track.

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