Gov. Tom Wolf unveiled a new plan to help people across Pennsylvania get back to work after the coronavirus pandemic caused massive unemployment.
- New at noon, Governor Wolf announced his plan to get people back to work. The Back to Work PA plan is aimed at helping economic recovery after the pandemic by investing in businesses, workers, and communities. It includes using an extraction tax from the natural gas industry to fund the $3 billion plan.
TOM WOLF: Back to Work PA will help communities by assisting in local recovery efforts and planning for how to better handle future economic disruptions. These investments in people and businesses and in communities will help us get back on track.
- The governor said he wants to give businesses the resources and talent needed to thrive, and workers will have the skills they need to succeed.