Public Hearing on Senate Bill 690 and Issues Regarding the Special Election in the 116th Legislative District

Senate State Government Committee

Thursday, April 21 | 12 p.m.

Council Chamber of Hazleton City Hall


Agenda

Public Hearing on Senate Bill 690 and Issues Regarding the Special Election in the 116th Legislative District

Schedule

Part I, Issues related to the recent special election in the 116th Legislative District

12:00 p.m.:         Welcome and Opening Remarks

  • Senator Argall and Senator Street

12:10 p.m.:         Jonathan Marks, Deputy Secretary for Election and Commissions

12:30 p.m.:         Michael Susek, Director of Elections, Luzerne County

Part II, Senate Bill 690 (Laughlin, Collett)

1:00 p.m.      

Senator Dan Laughlin

1:10 p.m.

Senator Maria Collett

1:20 p.m.           

David Thornburgh – Testimony
Senior Advisor, Committee of Seventy

  • Pre-recorded message from Robert “Rocky” Bleier
    • Decorated Vietnam Veteran
    • Four-time Super Bowl Champion
    • Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Honor

1:45 p.m.         

Party Officials

Alan Novak
Former Chairman, Republican State Committee of Pennsylvania (1996-2004)

J. Rooney
Former Chair of the Pennsylvania Democratic Party (2003-2010)

2:10 p.m.:          

Jennifer Bullock, Coordinator – Testimony
Independent Pennsylvanians

2:30 p.m.:           Closing Remarks and Adjournment

  • Senator Street and Senator Argall

*The County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania could not participate but submitted a written statement.