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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Dawkins talks gun violence and domestic abuse at Policy Committee hearing

(13 hours ago)
 

Sims to host House Democratic Policy Committee hearing on equal pay Friday in Philadelphia

(17 hours ago)
 

House Democratic Policy Committee to host hearing on food banks Monday in Harrisburg

(17 hours ago)
 

Vazquez to host House Democratic Policy Committee hearing on alcohol poisoning prevention and education Thursday in Philadelphia

(1 day ago)
 

Cephas to host House Democratic Policy Committee hearing on student record expungement Wednesday in Philadelphia

(Apr 19, 2018)
 

Dawkins to host House Democratic Policy Committee roundtable on gun violence and domestic abuse Tuesday in Philadelphia

(Apr 19, 2018)
 

4/6/18 – House Bill 962 – Philadelphia

(Apr 06, 2018)
 

4/5/18 – Healthy Food Options – Philadelphia

(Apr 06, 2018)
 

4/4/18 – Affordable Health Care – Wilkes-Barre

(Apr 06, 2018)
 

Policy Committee looks at Donatucci bill for Safe Campuses

(Apr 06, 2018)