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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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)
 

8/7/18 – Janus vs. AFSCME Decision’s Impact on Women of Color – Philadelphia

(Aug 10, 2018)
 

8/6/18 – Connecting Workers to Real Jobs – Aston

(Aug 10, 2018)
 

Roebuck, Policy Committee discuss free college tuition legislation (with video)

(Aug 09, 2018)
 

McClinton, Policy Committee discuss new ideas on probation reform (with video)

(Aug 08, 2018)
 

Cephas, Policy Committee discuss court ruling on unions, impact on women

(Aug 08, 2018)
 

Krueger-Braneky, Policy Committee discuss connecting people with good jobs

(Aug 06, 2018)