Policy Committee: Rural Broadband & Gigabit Access

Apr. 06, 2018 / Embed

Reps: Benninghoff, Pickett, Boback, Millard, Kaufer, Fritz & Peifer - Citing the lack of rural broadband as an impediment to economic development and educational opportunities, Reps. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) Jonathan Fritz (R Susquehanna/Wayne) and Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming) host the House Majority Policy Committee for legislative ideas.

Policy Committee Hearing.

Jan. 31, 2018 / Embed

Opioid Epidemic: State of the Child Reps. Benninghoff, Dowling (Held in his district), Saccone, Reese, Walsh, Warner, Oberlander

Policy Committee PA's Middle Class: Job Growth, Economic Development

Dec. 01, 2017 / Embed

A Policy Committee meeting about the prospects of Pennsylvania's job growth and economic development.

POLICY: Strengthening PAs Middle Class Regulatory Reform.

Nov. 28, 2017 / Embed

In late November, the Policy Committee held a hearing focused on government overreach and over regulation. Lancaster County job creators and members of the agriculture community testified to the difficulties they face when dealing with cumbersome, costly and complex regulations imposed by state agencies.

House Majority Policy Committee

Nov. 20, 2017 / Embed

Hearing focuses on educating Pennsylvania’s future workforce through STEM partnerships

Policy Hearing on Manufacturing Technology & Energy Jobs

Nov. 16, 2017 / Embed

A Policy Committee hearing on Pennsylvania Tech and energy jobs.

Policy Committee Hearing on Property Tax Constitutional Amendment

Nov. 13, 2017 / Embed

The PA House Majority Policy Committee recently convened a hearing to discuss the property tax-related constitutional amendment that will appear on the municipal election ballot on Nov. 7, 2017.

Policy Committee - Helping Small Businesses Succeed

Nov. 13, 2017 / Embed

Policy Committee meeting about helping to strengthen the work force and smaller businesses.

Policy Committee Hearing on DRBC Drilling Ban.

Oct. 31, 2017 / Embed

“The Policy Committee traveled to Waymart, Wayne County to hear testimony on a permanent drilling ban being proposed by the Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC). Local elected officials, residents and community leaders discussed the impact such a ban would have on the region’s jobs, economy and access to affordable, domestic energy.

Policy Hearing on the Middle Class.

Sep. 28, 2017 / Embed

Kerry Benninghoff chairs a Policy Committee meeting aimed at strengthening the middle class.