In a Facebook posting, Wolf called on the Merrimack Police Department to drop its cold-hearted search for the renowned rodent. Last week, the groundhog, according to his handlers, predicted six more weeks of winter.
A state police spokeswoman said eight people were charged with disorderly conduct in connection with Tuesday’s inauguration.
Pennsylvania’s governor-elect, Tom Wolf, plans to use his own money to rent office space for state police security officers while they are guarding him at his private residence, a transition team spokesman said this week.
The record spending in Pennsylvania’s 2014 gubernatorial race has now surpassed $82 million.