William Harner http://wesa.fm en Corbett Forces Out 2nd Education Chief in 3 Months http://wesa.fm/post/corbett-forces-out-2nd-education-chief-3-months <p>Gov. Tom Corbett has dismissed another education secretary, the second in three months.</p><p>Corbett's office said Monday that the governor has asked for and received the resignation of his nominee for the job, William Harner, less than three months after he started.</p><p>A Corbett spokeswoman says Harner's removal is because of a personnel matter that doesn't involve his service to the state, but she declined to elaborate.</p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 18:16:32 +0000 The Associated Press 15472 at http://wesa.fm Corbett to Tap New Education Secretary http://wesa.fm/post/corbett-tap-new-education-secretary <p>Gov. Tom Corbett says he'll name a central Pennsylvania public school superintendent as his new education secretary, with outgoing Ron Tomalis becoming an adviser on higher education issues.</p><p>Corbett said in a statement Wednesday that he'll nominate Cumberland Valley School District Superintendent William Harner as education secretary.</p><p>Corbett's statement didn't explain the reason for the change.</p> Wed, 15 May 2013 19:41:34 +0000 The Associated Press 9619 at http://wesa.fm