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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Pashinski to hold Policy Committee hearing on tax fairness

(22 hours ago)

Madden to hold Policy Committee hearing on school safety Tuesday in Stroudsburg

(23 hours ago)

8/15/18 – Technical Education and Career Readiness – Erie

(1 day ago)

8/14/18 – Tourism's Economic Impact – Erie

(1 day ago)

Harkins, Policy Committee explore tech ed and career readiness

(Aug 15, 2018)

Bizzarro, Policy Committee explore tourism’s economic impact

(Aug 14, 2018)

Harkins to hold Policy Committee hearing on technical education and career readiness Wednesday in Erie

(Aug 10, 2018)

Bizzarro to host Policy Committee hearing on tourism’s economic impact Tuesday in Erie

(Aug 10, 2018)

8/9/18 – House Bill 2444 – Philadelphia

(Aug 10, 2018)

8/8/18 – Probation Reform – Philadelphia

(Aug 10, 2018)