Fitzgerald receives committee assignments in Pa. House for 2021-22

HARRISBURG, Jan. 12 – State Rep. Isabella Fitzgerald, D-Phila., this week was appointed to four standing PA House committees, including Aging & Older Adult Services, Children & Youth, Human Services, and State Government.

The committee appointments, made by Democratic House Leader Joanna McClinton, D-Phila./Delaware, are for the 2021-22 session of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

“The beginning of a new legislative session is always a busy but important time with committee assignments and other internal delegation and caucus elections,” Fitzgerald said. “We have a lot of work to do this session but I am looking forward to getting started and to working with these committees. Committee work is the important first step to all legislation and I’m ready to address the needs of our constituents through our committee action.”

Fitzgerald is also a member of the Philadelphia Delegation and the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus and is one of 32 female Democratic House members sworn in this session.

Fitzgerald said her office can help with a variety of state-related services, including home heating, children’s health insurance, prescription drug and property tax/rent rebate assistance. Her office phone number is 215-549-0220. More information is available by visiting her website at