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Pa. Public Welfare Secretary Bev Mackereth to speak at York County Republican meeting

  Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare Secretary Bev Mackereth will speak at the Republican Club of York County’s meeting on Sept. 30 at Heritage Hills Golf Resort and Conference Center, according to a news release. The meeting will begin at … Continue reading

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Presentation and Q and A with PA Public Welfare Secretary Bev Mackereth

Pennsylvania Public Welfare Secretary Bev Mackereth spoke in York County this morning. Here are some highlights from our live coverage:  

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What the York County Republican House delegation said about Bev Mackereth’s confirmation

Here is what the York County Republican House delegation had to say about Beverly D. Mackereth’s confirmation as secretary of the Department of Public Welfare: HARRISBURG – Serving as the first York County woman to serve under a Pennsylvania governor’s … Continue reading

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Governor nominates Beverly Mackereth as Public Welfare secretary

Gov. Tom Corbett on Tuesday nominated Beverly D. Mackereth as secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, according to a news release. The department has about 16,000 workers and a budget of more than $28 billion in state and … Continue reading

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16 photos that pretty much sum up the year in York County politics

The 16 pictures below pretty much sum up the year in York County politics. They include former governors, adorable children, two memorial services and one cat. Enjoy. 1. Scott Perry became York County’s new congressman. Jason Plotkin and I traveled … Continue reading

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A look at some York County residents who have recently been nominated by Corbett

Here’s a look at some York County residents who have recently been nominated to positions by Gov. Tom Corbett. The news release is from state Sen. Mike Waugh, R-Shrewsbury Township:

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Poll: Should the Department of Public Welfare change its name?

poll by twiigs.com Some state lawmakers are pushing to change the name of the state’s Department of Public Welfare to the Department of Human Services. And five former governors publicly support the change. Former Pennsylvania Governors Ed Rendell, Mark Schweiker, … Continue reading

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DePasquale announces audit of Department of Public Welfare contract

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale announced last week that his office would audit the Department of Public Welfare’s contract with a Boston-based vendor that he says failed to provide timely payments to direct care workers. The full release, after the jump:

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