Hearing to be Held on Performance-Based Budgeting

WHAT:          Joint Senate Appropriations Committee and Policy Committee hearing to discuss performance-based budgeting and Senate Bill 1341, sponsored by Senator Bob Mensch.

WHO:             Senate Appropriations Committee, Chaired by Senator Pat Browne, and Senate Policy Committee, Chaired by Senator David Argall.

Tentatively scheduled to testify include:

    • Secretary Randy Albright, Governor’s Office of the Budget
    • Ms. Kathryn Vesey White, Senior Policy Analyst, National Association of State Budget Officers
    • Gary VanLandingham, Principal Officer, The Pew Charitable Trust
    • Mr. Frank T. Gallagher, Superintendent, Souderton Area School District
    • Dr. William E. Harner, Superintendent, Quakertown Community School District
    • Mr. Uri Monson, CFO, Philadelphia School District
    • Mr. Matt Knittel, Director, Independent Fiscal Office

WHEN:          Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 1 p.m.

PA State Capitol North Office Building
Hearing Room #1
One Commonwealth Avenue
Harrisburg, PA 17120


Note: We invite the media to attend and cover this event.

Matt Moyer (Senator Browne) mmoyer@pasen.gov – 717-787-1349 (Office) & 610-349-2879 (Cell)
Jon Hopcraft (Senator Argall) jhopcraft@pasen.gov – 717-787-2637