ICYMI: Lt. Gov. Austin Davis, Second Lady Blayre Holmes Davis Highlight New State Investment in Maternal Health

PITTSBURGH – Lt. Gov. Austin Davis and Second Lady Blayre Holmes Davis joined KDKA’s “Talk Pittsburgh” program on Tuesday to discuss becoming first-time parents and highlight new investments in the state budget to improve maternal health — and particularly Black maternal health in the Commonwealth. Last year, Pennsylvania’s Maternal Mortality Review Committee released a report […]

Lt. Gov. Austin Davis, DCED Secretary Rick Siger Highlight New Investments in State Budget for Historically Disadvantaged Businesses

STEELTON – Today Lt. Gov. Austin Davis and Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Rick Siger highlighted new state funding in the recently signed budget to support the Historically Disadvantaged Business Program. The lieutenant governor visited Candle Kreationz, a woman-owned business in Steelton that opened earlier this year, to highlight these historic state investments. “Small businesses, […]

Lt. Gov. Austin Davis Convenes Pennsylvania Emergency Management Council Meeting

HARRISBURG – In his role as Chair of the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Council, Lt. Gov. Austin Davis today convened the council for its first regularly scheduled meeting of the Shapiro-Davis Administration. “One of the most important functions of state government is responding quickly and effectively to public emergencies and disasters, and emergency response is a high […]

Pennsylvania Board of Pardons Updates and Expands Eligibility for “Expedited Review” Program for Pardon Applicants

HARRISBURG – In his role as Chair of the Pennsylvania Board of Pardons, Lt. Gov. Austin Davis is spearheading changes to the pardon application process that will make it more streamlined, allowing second chances to come sooner for applicants who have turned their lives around. “No matter what you look like or where you live, most […]

ICYMI: Lt. Gov. Austin Davis Highlights Initiatives That Are Working to Address Gun Violence and Make Communities Safer

HARRISBURG – Through a statewide “Safer Communities” tour, Lt. Gov. Austin Davis has been highlighting local initiatives funded by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) that are helping to address gun violence and make Pennsylvania communities safer. Over the past week the Safer Communities tour visited Pittsburgh, York, Philadelphia, Allentown, Wilkes-Barre and Erie. […]