News

Commonwealth Sets Record, Spends More Than $1 Billion with Small and Small Diverse Businesses for First Time Ever

The Department of General Services releases annual small business opportunities program report, highlighting record spend with small and small diverse businesses and increased economic impact during the 2022-23 fiscal year. Opening up new doors of opportunity for small and small diverse businesses is a top priority for the Shapiro-Davis Administration – and DGS will continue […]

Shapiro-Davis Administration Is Delivering on Its Commitment to Safer Communities in Lehigh Valley and Across the Commonwealth, Helping Local Communities Hire More Police Officers

Allentown Receives $200K, Bethlehem Receives $75K for Law Enforcement Recruitment, Hiring and Training From Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency Bethlehem, PA – The Shapiro-Davis Administration is delivering on its commitment to ensuring police departments are well-staffed and well-funded, with Lt. Gov. Austin Davis visiting the Lehigh Valley today to highlight more than $1 million in […]

Following Governor Shapiro’s Executive Order, Lieutenant Governor Davis Convenes New Council to Advise State Agencies on Inclusive Procurement

Governor Shapiro created the council to help open up new opportunities for small and small diverse businesses, and the Lieutenant Governor will lead the group as they advise Commonwealth agencies on how to increase the amount of money that goes into those businesses’ hands. HARRISBURG – Continuing to deliver on a Shapiro-Davis campaign commitment to […]

Expanded “Clean Slate” Bill to Provide Second Chances for More Pennsylvanians Passes State Legislature With Bipartisan Support

Lt. Gov. Austin Davis Worked with Senate Colleagues to Streamline Expungement Process for Pardoned Pennsylvanians HARRISBURG – “Clean Slate” criminal justice reform legislation that includes language proposed by Lt. Gov. Austin Davis to streamline the process for pardoned Pennsylvanians to clear their criminal records has passed the state Senate and is heading to Gov. Josh Shapiro’s […]

Shapiro-Davis Administration Announce Infrastructure Investments Are Making Communities More Resilient, Making Air and Water Cleaner

Davis Joined PENNVEST and Capital Region Water to Highlight Green Stormwater Infrastructure Investments in Harrisburg HARRISBURG – Lt. Gov. Austin Davis stopped by the Boys & Girls Club of Harrisburg today to see how investments by Capital Region Water and the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) will help keep the Susquehanna River clean and ensure the […]