Burgos appointed to Legislative Budget and Finance Committee

HARRISBURG, Oct. 12 – State Rep. Danilo Burgos, D-Phila., has been appointed to the Pennsylvania Legislative Budget and Finance Committee.

Burgos’ appointment to the LBFC was recommended by Democratic Leader Joanna McClinton, D-Delaware/Phila.

Burgos said, “I am deeply honored to be appointed to the LBFC and look forward to helping with our state’s budget.”

The LBFC is a bipartisan, bicameral committee consisting of 12 members of the General Assembly. The committee conducts studies and makes recommendations aimed at eliminating unnecessary expenditures; promoting economy in the government of the commonwealth; and assuring that state funds are being expended in accordance with legislative intent and law.

Burgos is the first Latino member to serve on the LBFC.