Health Care - August 13, 2010


PA Secretary Resignations
On Tuesday, Governor Rendell announced the resignation of Department of Corrections Secretary Jeffrey Beard. His resignation will take effect on August 20.

The previous Tuesday, the Governor also announced the resignation of Department of General Services Secretary James Creedon. Creedon will resign officially on September 3 and then start a management consulting and project management practice based in the Lehigh Valley.

Within the next few weeks, the Governor will announce a replacement to these posts to serve until the end of his Governorship (through the end of 2010).

Details of Corbett-Onorato Debate
The first gubernatorial debate between Democrat Dan Onorato and Republican Tom Corbett will take place on September 27 at 8:00 pm at the Hershey Lodge. Moderated by Ted Koppel, it will follow the PA Chamber of Business Industry's annual dinner. So far, this is the only debate scheduled between the candidates.

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