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Tom Corbett's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Thomas 'Tom' W. Corbett
Office: Governor (PA), Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for Governor
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Susan; 2 Children: Tom, Katherine
Birth Date: 06/17/1949
Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA
Home City: Shaler Township, PA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy and Environment
Issue Position: Economy & Jobs
Issue Position: Education
May 8, 2014 Governor Corbett Highlights Early Learning Investments, Tours Local Childcare Center
March 24, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Two New Governor's Schools for Summer 2014
March 4, 2014 Governor Corbett Launches JOBS1st PA Regional Partnership Grants to Strengthen Workforce Development Collaboration
Feb. 4, 2014 Gov. Tom Corbett's 2014-15 Budget Speech
Feb. 4, 2014 Governor Corbett's Budget Increases Funding for Education by $387 Million; New Initiatives to Raise Student Achievement
Feb. 4, 2014 Governor Corbett's 2014-15 Executive Budget Drives Strategic Investment for Stronger Pennsylvania
Jan. 30, 2014 Govern​or Corbett Tours East Pennsboro KinderCare, Announces $10 Million Proposal to Expand Quality Early Learning
Jan. 27, 2014 Governor Corbett Issues Statement on US Airways' Decision to Close Operations Control Center
Oct. 24, 2013 Governor Corbett Visits Aker, Celebrates Shipyard's Success While Meeting with Workers and Apprentice
Aug. 29, 2013 Governor Corbett Announces that Pennsylvania Will Apply for $52.5 Million Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge Grant
May 8, 2013 Governor Corbett Thanks Rep. Aument for Introducing Passport for Learning Legislation; $1 Billion for Education
April 5, 2013 Governor Corbett Proclaims April as "Financial Education Month'
March 14, 2013 What They're Saying: Governors Support GOP Job Training Reform Efforts
Feb. 12, 2013 Governor Corbett, Along With Legislators And Education And Business Leaders, Discuss Passport For Learning Block Grant Program
Jan. 29, 2013 Governor Corbett Announces Liquor Privatization Plan Highlighting Consumer Choice And Convenience; $1 Billion Proceeds To Education
June 30, 2012 Governor Corbett Signs Budget that Controls Spending Without Increasing Taxes
March 12, 2012 Governor Corbett Addresses Postsecondary Education Commission
Feb. 7, 2012 Pennsylvania Executive Budget Address 2012
Oct. 11, 2011 Governor Corbett Outlines Agenda for Education Reform
June 30, 2011 Governor Corbett Signs Budget, Cutting Spending, Without Tax Increases
April 27, 2011 Governor Corbett Credits Greater Public Education, Awareness for Pennsylvania's Continuing Decline in Child Abuse
Sept. 28, 2010 The Morning Call - Corbett, Onorato Tangle
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: The Surprising Facts About Tom Corbett and Public Education
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