July 28, 2011: State Budget Cuts


Rep. Louise Bishop, D-Phila., asks a question about how budget cuts have impacted Pennsylvania’s youth.

Rep. Louise Bishop, D-Phila., asks a question about how budget cuts have impacted Pennsylvania’s youth.

Rep. Pam DeLissio, D-Montgomery/Phila., the hearing co-chair, welcomes testifiers and the public to a hearing on the consequences of cuts in the 2011/12 state budget.

Rep. Pam DeLissio, D-Montgomery/Phila., the hearing co-chair, welcomes testifiers and the public to a hearing on the consequences of cuts in the 2011/12 state budget.


Policy Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster, waits to introduce the next testifier at a hearing at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia.

Policy Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster, waits to introduce the next testifier at a hearing at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia.

A group of human services advocates testify before the House Democratic Policy Committee.

A group of human services advocates testify before the House Democratic Policy Committee.