MEDIA ADVISORY Finance Committee to Hold Hearing on Pension Reform

For Immediate Release

HARRISBURG – The Senate Finance Committee will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 beginning at 10:00 a.m. in Hearing Room #1/North Office Building on comprehensive pension reform.  Below is the agenda.  For testimony and additional written comments, visit

10:00 a.m.
  • Welcome
    Senator Mike Brubaker, Majority Chair
    Senator John Blake, Minority Chair
10:05 a.m.
  • Charles Zogby
    Secretary of the Budget, Pennsylvania Office of the Budget
11:00 a.m.
  • David Fillman
    Executive Director, Council 13, American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)
  • W. Gerard Oleksiak
    Vice President, Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA)
12:oo p.m.
  • Rich Hiller
    Senior Vice President Government Market, TIAA-CREF
  • Ted Kennedy
    Assistant General Counsel, Office of State Relations, AIG
1:00 p.m.
  • David Volpe
    Managing Director, Emerald Advisers, Inc
1:30 p.m.
  • Luke Martel
    Senior Policy Specialist, National Conference of State Legislatures


Colleen Greer
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