Welcome to the House Democratic Appropriations Committee!

Our office provides careful analyses of state budget related legislation and issues presented here as budget briefings, fast facts, primers, spreadsheets and other material to help you understand how the state budget impacts the lives of all Pennsylvanians. Check back here for new materials from the time the governor presents an executive budget proposal to the General Assembly in early February through enactment of a new state spending plan in June and throughout the summer and fall as more detailed analyses are completed and posted. For upcoming meetings, recent committee votes, legislation currently in the committeee and committee transcripts, please visit the General Assembly's website.

Featured Publications

2017/18 House Appropriations Committee Budget Hearing Schedule Posted Feb 14, 2017

Latest Publications
Posted: Mar 2, 2017

General Fund Revenue Update, February 2017: Fast Facts

 
Posted: Feb 16, 2017

Education Funding: Primer

 
Posted: Feb 8, 2017

Ready to Learn Block Grant Funding in 2017/18 Executive Budget Proposal: Spreadsheet

 
Posted: Feb 8, 2017

Special Education Funding in 2017/18 Executive Budget Proposal: Spreadsheet

 
Posted: Feb 8, 2017

Basic Education Funding in 2017/18 Executive Budget Proposal: Spreadsheet

 
Posted: Feb 3, 2017

Property Tax: Fast Facts

 
Posted: Feb 3, 2017

Unemployment Compensation Fund: Budget Briefing

 
Posted: Feb 1, 2017

General Fund Revenue Update, January 2017: Fast Facts

 
Posted: Jan 31, 2017

The Lottery Fund: Budget Briefing

 
Posted: Jan 26, 2017

2017 Prison Closures: Fast Facts