Pa. Gov. Wolf Signs 'Gun Violence' Executive Order
August 22, 2019
Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf on Aug. 16 signed an executive order making changes to executive branch agencies and programs to “better target the public health crisis of gun violence” in Pennsylvania, according to the administration.
Gov. Wolf was joined at the signing ceremony by gun-legislation advocates, legislators, cabinet secretaries and Charles Ramsey, chair of the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD). Ramsey will advise the executive branch on implementing these changes.
“Too many Pennsylvanians are dying from gun violence,” Gov. Wolf said at the signing. “We need...