The House Democratic Policy Committee (HDPC) holds public hearings and meetings across the state and serves as the catalyst to enacting major policy initiatives put forth by members of the House Democratic Caucus. State Rep. Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster, has been chosen by the caucus to lead this committee since 2009.  

The Policy Committee typically holds hearings outside of Harrisburg to investigate the local impact of certain issues and collect valuable expert input. Check back here regularly for the Committee's hearing schedule and collected testimony.

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Rabb to host Policy Committee hearing on fair school funding Wednesday in Philadelphia

(1 day ago)

Isaacson to host Policy Committee hearing on proposed Childhood Blood Lead Test Act Tuesday in Philadelphia

(1 day ago)

Lee leads Policy Committee hearing on wage growth

(Jan 17, 2019)

Innamorato to host Policy Committee hearing on enhancing neighborhoods Friday in Pittsburgh

(Jan 16, 2019)

Lee to host Policy Committee hearing on wage growth Thursday in Braddock

(Jan 15, 2019)

10/25/18 – Jobs and Economic Development – Chester

(Oct 26, 2018)

10/24/18 – Environmental Education Programs – Gladwyne

(Oct 26, 2018)

Kirkland, Policy Committee examine jobs and economic development

(Oct 25, 2018)

Daley, Policy Committee explore environmental education programs

(Oct 24, 2018)

Kirkland to host Policy Committee hearing on jobs and economic development Thursday in Chester

(Oct 23, 2018)