News Releases - August 2019


Treasurer Torsella Announces PA ABLE Assets More Than Doubled in One Year

Harrisburg, PA - Treasurer Joe Torsella today announced the PA ABLE Savings Program (PA ABLE) has more than doubled its assets in just one year. PA ABLE currently has more than $18.4 million in assets, up from $8.6 million in July 2018. The program continues to be one of the fastest growing members of the National ABLE Alliance, with more than 2,500 PA ABLE accounts opened since the program’s beginning in 2017.



Treasurer Torsella Joins Investor Coalition for Firearm Safety

Coalition of institutional investors across the country support 5 key principles for firearm industry

Harrisburg, PA - Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella today joined the Principles for a Responsible Civilian Firearms Industry, a coalition of institutional investors who support a framework for transparency and safety measures that contribute to the responsible use of firearms.