Allentown, Pa. - Today, U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.), a member of President Trump's bipartisan "Opening Up America Again Congressional Group," released a conceptual framework for gradually and safely reopening Pennsylvania's economy.
Senator Toomey's #PAStartsUpSafely framework provides for a three-phase, county-based approach to reopening Pennsylvania's economy.
"Last night Governor Wolf made public his framework for gradually reopening the state economy beginning on May 8th," said Senator Toomey. "Throughout the COVID-19 crisis, my staff and I have had regular contact with the Governor and his team about several issues, including how we begin the process of returning to normal life.
"The Governor's proposal represents progress and it shares many similarities with my own plan. However, our plans do have several differences; my plan allows for the following: