Governor’s Office News

HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Governor Tom Wolf’s decision to veto the Republicans’ Taxpayer Budget. “Republicans in the state Senate and state House have taken clear actions that will improve the lives of families across Pennsylvania by passing a  ‘Taxpayers Budget,’’ Gleason said.  “Tonight, Governor Tom ... Read More
Will Governor Tom Wolf Finally Acknowledge Pennsylvania’s Pension Crisis? HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding the passage of public pension reform in the State Senate and State House. “Republicans have put together a solution to address Pennsylvania’s worsening public pension crisis,” Gleason said. “Our Commonwealth’s pension costs ... Read More
Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding the General Assembly’s passage of liquor privatization. “I would like to congratulate the State Senate and State House for their efforts to bring Pennsylvania’s liquor policy into the 21st century,” Gleason said. “For decades, Pennsylvanians have had little choice and little convenience when ... Read More
DATE:    June 30, 2015 TO:         Interested Parties FROM:  Republican Party of Pennsylvania Communications Director Megan Sweeney RE:          Tom Wolf’s Special Interests Friends In November of 2014, Pennsylvanians put their faith in historic Republican majorities in the state Senate and state House to bring fiscal commonsense to Harrisburg. Today, Republicans kept their promises by passing ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement praising Republicans in the General Assembly for the passage of the state budget. “Today, Republicans sent Governor Wolf a balanced budget that is on-time and does not increase taxes,” Gleason said. “The budget that was passed by the state Senate and House ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Communications Director Megan Sweeney released the following statement regarding Tom Wolf’s continued refusal to take part in substantive budget discussions with the State Senate and State House. “It’s become clear that Governor Tom Wolf’s top budget priority is raising taxes,” Sweeney said. “For months, Tom Wolf has traveled around ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Communications Director Megan Sweeney released the following statement regarding Governor Tom Wolf’s newest political action committee, “Rebuild Pennsylvania”. “With just days to go before Pennsylvania’s budget deadline, it appears that Tom Wolf is more concerned about politics than the future of our Commonwealth,” Sweeney said. “Following an embarrassing and ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding the State House’s unanimous rejection of Governor Tom Wolf’s budget proposal today. “Governor Tom Wolf cannot even get a single member of the House Democratic Caucus to stand up and support his massive tax hikes,” Gleason said. “Governor Tom Wolf has ... Read More
HARRISBURG – The Wolf Administration was found to have “no figures” to back up their attempts to downplay the disastrous effects of the Wolf tax hikes on nursing home care, according to a report on PennLive.com. The news comes just days after Governor Tom Wolf admitted that a key portion of his campaign of his ... Read More
HARRISBURG – Republican Party of Pennsylvania Chairman Rob Gleason released the following statement regarding Tax Freedom Day, also known as the day when Pennsylvanians have collectively earned enough money to pay this year’s federal, state and local taxes. “Tom Wolf’s tax hikes would make it even more challenging for Pennsylvanians to pay off their taxes next ... Read More