Davidson to Host Policy Committee Hearing on Combatting Sexual Misconduct in the Workplace Monday in Lansdowne

LANSDOWNE, Feb. 27 – State Rep. Margo Davidson, D-Delaware, is hosting a House Democratic Policy Committee public hearing titled, “The Quest for a Non-Toxic Workplace: Stopping Discrimination and Sexual Misconduct.”

The hearing will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 4, at East Lansdowne Borough Hall, 155 Lexington Ave., Lansdowne, Pa. 19050. The media and public are invited to attend.

Davidson requested the hearing to discuss how Pennsylvanians can work together to eradicate misconduct in the workplace. As a tireless advocate for those who’ve experienced discrimination and been victim of sexual misconduct, Davidson has repeatedly introduced and co-sponsored legislation addressing issues that will be among the topics discussed at the hearing. She will be joined by state legislators from across the state, including Policy Committee Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster.

The current agenda is:

2:00 p.m.      Welcome and Opening Remarks

2:10 p.m.      Morgan Williams, Assistant Chief Counsel, Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission 

2:40 p.m.      Harold Goldner, Esq., Kraut Harris, P.C.

3:10 p.m.      Panel of Advocates

3:50 p.m.      Closing Remarks     

The meeting is one in a series held across the state on House Democrats’ Plan4PA, focused on putting people first, good jobs, health care access, quality schools and jobs training, and a fair economy. Additional information about the plan is available at www.plan4pa.com.

For more information about the Policy Committee, those interested can visit www.pahouse.com/policycommittee.