September 13, 2011: State Budget Cuts


Rep. Deberah Kula, D-Fayette/Westmoreland, the Policy Hearing co-chair, speaks with the chancellor of Penn State Fayette.

Rep. Deberah Kula, D-Fayette/Westmoreland, the Policy Hearing co-chair, speaks with the chancellor of Penn State Fayette.

A school superintendent from southwestern Pennsylvania testifies about how budget cuts have affected his district this year.

A school superintendent from southwestern Pennsylvania testifies about how budget cuts have affected his district this year.

Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster (right) listens while Rep. Jaret Gibbons, Beaver/Butler/Lawrence, discusses standardized testing.

Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster (right) listens while Rep. Jaret Gibbons, Beaver/Butler/Lawrence, discusses standardized testing.

The House Democratic Policy Committee meeting met at Penn State Fayette in Uniontown in September.

The House Democratic Policy Committee met at Penn State Fayette in Uniontown in September.