Rep. Mike Sturla, Chairman

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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8/19/19 – Technology Workforce – Erie

(1 day ago)

Merski, Policy Committee investigate ways to grow technology workforce

(Aug 19, 2019)

8/16/19 – Financial Future of Pennsylvanians – Pittsburgh

(Aug 16, 2019)

Wheatley holds roundtable on the financial future of Pennsylvanians

(Aug 16, 2019)

8/15/19 – Reducing HCBS Waiver Waitlist – Lansdale

(Aug 15, 2019)

8/14/19 – Transportation Infrastructure – Souderton

(Aug 15, 2019)

8/13/19 – Environmental Justice – Philadelphia

(Aug 15, 2019)

8/12/19 – Fair Education Funding – Coatesville

(Aug 15, 2019)

Hanbidge, Policy Committee look at Reducing HCBS Waiver Waitlist Times

(Aug 15, 2019)

Malagari, Policy Committee examine transportation infrastructure

(Aug 14, 2019)