Gov. Wolf released a list of his major accomplishments during his first year in office Friday along with a special webpage called Results. Among the environmental accomplishments he put on his list for 2015 were--
-- Reinstituting the moratorium on additional leasing of state park and forest land for drilling
-- Releasing a report on oil train safety;
-- Forming the Pipeline Infrastructure Task Force; and
-- Announcing 140 Small Business Advantage Grants in May of last year.
Other accomplishments included--
-- Expanding Medicaid For 500,000 Pennsylvanians;
-- Launching Online Voter Registration;
-- Ending The Capital Stock & Foreign Franchise Tax;
-- Combating Pennsylvania’s Heroin Crisis; and
-- Gift Ban For State Officials and Employees.
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