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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House Democratic Policy Hearing: House Bill 348 - Public School Employees' Benefit Board

(Apr 20, 2016)

4/13/16 - United Way's 2-1-1 System - Harrisburg

(Apr 13, 2016)

4/11/16 - Clean Energy Jobs - Harrisburg

(Apr 11, 2016)

Policy Committee explores benefits of clean-energy jobs in Pennsylvania

(Apr 11, 2016)

House Democratic Policy Committee to explore Clean-Energy Jobs Monday in Capitol

(Apr 06, 2016)

Davis: Hearing identifies failings in recovery house process, regulations

(Apr 05, 2016)

4/4/16 - House Bill 1884 - Harrisburg

(Apr 04, 2016)

Davis: April 4 public hearing to spotlight recovery house legislation

(Mar 31, 2016)

3/21/16 - Should Pennsylvania Incentivize Natural Gas? - Harrisburg

(Mar 21, 2016)

11/16/15 - House Bill 1449 - Harrisburg

(Mar 21, 2016)