Governor Tom Wolf has condemned transphobia in Pennsylvania. The governor released a statement Wednesday censuring actions at the Bloomsburg Fair in Eastern PA.
An Eastern PA state fair came under fire this week after posting photos that have been described as transphobic, showing a man at a Bloomsburg carnival game dressed up as Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine.
Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 cases have risen more than 14 percent in the last week, and case counts are up in 43 counties, including Lehigh and Northampton.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health says it is taking steps to learn more about the health risks of fracking following criticism from an investigative grand jury.
The Pennsylvania health department has reported 75 new deaths from COVID-19. This brings the statewide death toll to more than 5,700. There are currently over 73,000 cases of the coronavirus in Pennsylvania.