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

Governor's 2015/16 Executive Budget Proposal At-A-Glance: Budget Briefing Last Updated Mar 18, 2015

Latest Publications
Posted Mar 02, 2015

General Fund Revenue Update, February 2015: Fast Facts

Posted Feb 25, 2015

Liquor Privatization Proposal (House Bill 466, PN 512): Fiscal Analysis

Posted Feb 25, 2015

Liquor Privatization Proposal (House Bill 466, PN 512) - Five Key Points: Memo from the Chair

Last Updated Feb 23, 2015 | Posted Feb 09, 2011

Liquor Control Board: Primer

Posted Feb 02, 2015

General Fund Revenue Update, January 2015: Fast Facts

Last Updated Feb 02, 2015 | Posted Jan 11, 2013

State Debt: Primer

Posted Jan 27, 2015

Charter Schools in PA: Primer

Last Updated Jan 22, 2015 | Posted Apr 03, 2013

Intellectual Disabilities System: Primer

Posted Jan 05, 2015

General Fund Revenue Update, December 2014: Fast Facts

Last Updated Dec 12, 2014 | Posted Aug 06, 2014

2014/15 PA Budget Revenue & Expenditures Overview: Budget Briefing