News articles for Pennsylvania Office of the Governor:
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Governor Corbett Proclaims October as 'Cyber Security Awareness Month'
HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Corbett has proclaimed October as "Cyber Security Awareness Month" to remind Pennsylvanians of the importance of protecting their information and devices from online threats.
"Recent high-profile data breaches at retailers and financial institutions are a reminder of how widespread cyber threats have ... read more
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Pennsylvania Among Top States in 2014 Digital States Survey
HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania is a leading state in the use of technology to better serve citizens, save money and achieve policy goals, according to the Center for Digital Government's 2014 Digital States Survey.
Pennsylvania is among five states that earned a grade of A-. Pennsylvania also ... read more
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Four State IT Projects Selected as Finalists for National Awards
HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett announced today that four state IT projects have been selected as finalists by the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) for its 2014 recognition awards.
For the past 26 years, NASCIO has recognized states ... read more
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Governor Corbett Unveils New, Web-Based Resource for Pennsylvania's Students, Teachers and Parents
GLEN MILLS, Pa., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today was joined by lawmakers, superintendents, teachers, higher education representatives and education partners at Garnet Valley School District, Delaware County, to launch Pennsylvania Learns on iTunes U - a collection of free, online, educational resources.
Pennsylvania ... read more
Thursday, August 7, 2014
Monday, June 2, 2014
Pennsylvania Governor Corbett Announces "Patients First" Leadership Team
HARRISBURG, Pa., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today issued the following statement regarding the ongoing contractual dispute between UPMC and Highmark in western Pennsylvania:
"I have created the 'Patients First' Leadership Team and have directed my Insurance Commissioner Mike Consedine and Department of Health ... read more
Friday, May 9, 2014
Governor Corbett Addresses Opioid Issue
PITTSBURGH, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today convened a group of local and state health, law enforcement, legislative and judicial officials along with individuals impacted by addiction to discuss the response to Pennsylvania's growing opioid addiction and overdose situation.
Opioids can be found ... read more