Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf fires open records director and recalls Corbett's nominations

Submitted by LDieringer on Tue, 01/27/2015 - 12:10pm

So much for a honeymoon.

On his second day in office, Gov. Wolf rescinded more than two dozen eleventh-hour appointments by his predecessor - firing the state's new open records officer, canceling judicial nominations, and effectively booting the former lieutenant governor from Temple University's board of trustees.

Wolf's office said he wasn't questioning their credentials for the posts but, rather, a "murky" appointment process by Gov. Tom Corbett that he called "anything but open and transparent." Continue>>>
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