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Tom Corbett's Public Statements

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
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
April 28, 2014 Governor Corbett Honors Holocaust Victims at Remembrance Event
April 28, 2014 Governor Corbett Issues Proclamation Celebrating Air Quality Awareness Week
April 24, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Grant to Support Neighborhood Improvements in Bethlehem
April 23, 2014 Governor Corbett Commits $2 Million to Restore Glade Run Lake
April 22, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces $41.7 Million Investment in Water Infrastructure Projects in 12 Counties
April 22, 2014 Governor Corbett Issues Proclamation Celebrating April 22, 2014, as "Earth Day"
April 21, 2014 Governor Corbett Advocates STEM Education During Visit to Carnegie Science Center, Highlights Increased Funding for Education in State Budget
April 16, 2014 Governor Corbett Visits Reading Area Community College's Schmidt Training and Technology Center to Address Job Creation Priorities, Workforce Development
April 15, 2014 Governor Corbett Signs Additional Child Protection Bills
April 11, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Grant to Support Redevelopment; Eliminate Blighted Property in Northumberland County
April 9, 2014 Governor Corbett Issues Statement on Franklin Regional High School Stabbing
April 4, 2014 Corbett Announces Act 13 Impact Fee Revenues To Surpass $630 Million; Majority of Funds Directed Toward Community Investments
April 2, 2014 Governor Corbett Directs Funding to Clearfield Borough for Downtown Improvements
April 2, 2014 Governor Corbett Declares April 2 as Autism Awareness Day
April 2, 2014 Governor Corbett Convenes Healthy Pennsylvania Public Health Summit
April 1, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces $5 Million Transit Investment from State's New Transportation Plan
March 27, 2014 Governor Chafee Declares April "What Every Parent Wants Month"
March 26, 2014 Governor Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett Meet Pope Francis
March 25, 2014 Governor Corbett Extends Home Heating Assistance Program for Low-Income Families
March 24, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Two New Governor's Schools for Summer 2014
March 23, 2014 Governor and Mrs. Corbett to Depart for Vatican Meetings; Schedule Includes Private Audience with Pope Francis
March 21, 2014 Governor Corbett Urges Pennsylvanians to License Their Dogs
March 21, 2014 Governor Corbett Awards 25 Grants for Natural Gas Vehicle Conversion
March 20, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Community and Economic Development Investments from Gaming Fund
March 20, 2014 Governor Corbett Visits Life Skills Classrooms, Highlights Need for Continued and Improved Access to Services for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities
March 19, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Funding to Support Community Redevelopment in Westmoreland County
March 14, 2014 Governor Corbett Commends DeVilbiss Healthcare for Bringing Jobs Back to Somerset; Touts the Benefits of Make It in PA
March 13, 2014 Governor Corbett: DCED Secretary Determines Pittsburgh to Continue in Act 47; Calls for Amended Recovery Plan to Develop Exit Strategy
March 13, 2014 Governor Corbett Declares March 16-22 Wildfire Prevention Week
March 12, 2014 Governor Corbett Kicks Off Statewide Dog Licensing Campaign at Pittsburgh Animal Shelter
March 10, 2014 Governor Corbett Officially Kicks Off 2014 Pocono Raceway Season; Announces $5 million in Transportation Infrastructure Funds to Improve Traffic Flow at Raceway
March 7, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Vatican Visit in Preparation for World Meeting of Families in September, 2015
March 5, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Grant Funding for Housing Modifications for Individuals with Disabilities
March 4, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces New Veterans Designation on Driver Licenses and Identification Cards
March 4, 2014 Governor Corbett Launches JOBS1st PA Regional Partnership Grants to Strengthen Workforce Development Collaboration
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts
Feb. 27, 2014 Pennsylvania's Medicaid Reform Plan Clears First Hurdle
Feb. 26, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Commonwealth Court Has Granted Application to Vacate Receivership for the City of Harrisburg; Rescinds Fiscal Emergency
Feb. 25, 2014 Thirty-three Rail Freight Projects Approved For State Funding Through Three Programs; Action Sustains Roughly 43,000 Jobs
Feb. 25, 2014 Governor Corbett Directs PennDOT to Accelerate Salt Supply Pick Up
Feb. 21, 2014 Governor Corbett Calls for After-Action Review on Winter Storm Response
Feb. 19, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Reduction of DCED Loan Program Interest Rates to Spark Business Expansion; Advance Make it in PA
Feb. 19, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Grant Funding for Housing Modifications for Individuals with Disabilities
Feb. 14, 2014 Governor Corbett: JOBS1st Mission to Brazil and Chile Lands Major Cargo Business for Port of Philadelphia; More than 380 Total Jobs
Feb. 12, 2014 Governor Corbett Activates State Emergency Operations Center Ahead of Major Winter Storm
Feb. 11, 2014 Governor Corbett Encourages Pennsylvanians to Take Part in National Salute to Veteran Patients Week
Feb. 6, 2014 Governor Corbett Announces Funding for the City of Erie for Downtown Improvements
Feb. 6, 2014 Governor Corbett Meets with Repair Crews, Electric Company and Local Officials, as he Surveys Storm Damage in Southeastern PA; Secures Support from Federal Emergency Management Agency
Feb. 6, 2014 More Benefits from New Transportation Plan as Municipalities Prepare to Receive $345 Million in Liquid Fuels Payments, Eight Percent Increase from Previous Year
Feb. 6, 2014 Governor Corbett: Commonwealth Partnering with Bell & Evans to Support Expansion; Create 380 New Jobs
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