A Message From Joe

A Message From Joe

Hi, this is Joe Torsella, and I’m here to share some news.  Despite our efforts, it looks like when all the votes are finally tallied, our campaign will come up just a little bit short.  

Hospital Repair Professionals: Let Us Fix Life-saving Devices, Ventilators

Hospital Repair Professionals: Let Us Fix Life-saving Devices, Ventilators

In an open letter to Governor Wolf delivered by PennPIRG and signed by 518 hospital repair experts, a plea was made for manufacturers to stop withholding what technicians need to fix medical equipment including ventilators. The effort is part of PennPIRG’s Right to Repair Campaign, which aims to remove unnecessary barriers to repair that drive up costs for product owners and increase electronic waste.

310,000 Pennsylvanians receive rebates early

310,000 Pennsylvanians receive rebates early

Gov. Tom Wolf and Treasurer Joe Torsella announced more than 310,000 Pennsylvanians have received their rebates early through the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program, which provides support to older homeowners, renters and people with disabilities.