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Wolf’s budget calls for 3rd round of funding for Pa. Farm Bill | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - February 15, 2021

The Democratic administration is seeking $13.6 million in funding for a variety of agricultural programs.

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New state budget sets aside $16M for Pa. farmers hit by pandemic | Tuesday Morning Coffee

BY: - December 1, 2020

The blink-and-you missed spending plan offers tax credits and grants to Pa. farmers.

Amid COVID-19, Wolf vetoes telemedicine bill over abortion concerns

BY: - April 29, 2020

Gov. Tom Wolf has vetoed a bill to mandate insurers pay for remote doctor’s visits because of a provision that restricts remote access to abortion. “This legislation arbitrarily restricts the use of telemedicine for certain doctor-patient interactions,” Wolf said in his veto message, adding that it “interferes with women’s health care and the crucial decision […]