Wolf announces new health plan for impoverished seniors

Wolf announces new health plan for impoverished seniors

Governor Tom Wolf’s administration rolled out a new health care plan that partners with private insurance companies to coordinate care for elderly and disabled Pennsylvanians. 

The program, called Community HealthChoices, will be mandatory for all individuals over the age of 21 who receive both Medicare and Medicaid. 

Thursday, December 7, 2017/Author: Stephen Caruso
New fraud prevention process and better tax return reviews save taxpayers $29.3 million

New fraud prevention process and better tax return reviews save taxpayers $29.3 million

Revenue Secretary Dan Hassell announced Thursday morning that the Department of Revenue saved Pennsylvania taxpayers $29.3 million in the last year, and will save around $80.5 million over four years by improving fraud prevention and the process by which tax returns are reviewed.

Thursday, December 7, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
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Peduto chief of staff Kevin Acklin announces resignation

Peduto chief of staff Kevin Acklin announces resignation

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto’s chief of staff, Kevin Acklin, announced his resignation Thursday during a budget hearing before city council regarding the budget for the Office of the Mayor.

Thursday, December 7, 2017/Author: Jason Gottesman
Categories: Pittsburgh
Wolf offers new state grant rules in response to Democratic convention audit

Wolf offers new state grant rules in response to Democratic convention audit

Gov. Tom Wolf this week announced new rules for spending state grants in light of an audit that showed little accountability for the spending of public money.
Thursday, December 7, 2017/Author: Stephen Caruso
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