ICYMI, Gov. Tom Corbett has appointed
David W. Woods, chief of staff for state Senate Majority Leader Dominic
Pileggi, R-9, of Chester, to serve as a member of the Pennsylvania Gaming
“Dave is a man of integrity,” Pileggi said.
“We’re very sorry to see him go, but we know that he’ll continue to serve the
Commonwealth well in this new capacity.”
Woods, 55, of Edgmont, previously
served as chief of staff for former state Sen. F. Joseph Loeper from 1979 to
1998. Prior to rejoining the state Senate as a member of Pileggi’s staff, Woods
served as senior vice president for PECO Energy Company and Exelon Corporation.
In other news, Pileggi said this morning that the state budget includes funding to ease the DNA testing backlog