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.

You also can Follow Chairman Sturla on Twitter to be the first to know when hearings are announced.

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Dawkins to host House Democratic Policy Committee hearing on education funding Monday in Philadelphia

News Release (Mar 02, 2015)

Pa. must cut greenhouse gasses, experts tell House panel

Testimony (Mar 02, 2015)

March 2, 2015 - Carbon Neutrality

News (Feb 27, 2015)

House committee to examine how Pa. should address climate change