Progressives will have a new and official voice in Harrisburg for the next two years.
House Democrats have established a subcommittee on “Progressive Policies for Working People,” Rep. Elizabeth Fiedler, D-Philadelphia, told the Capital-Star Monday.
Fiedler, a second-term lawmaker who was endorsed by the Democratic Socialists of America, will chair the subcommittee.
“I think it’s clear that many of the policies that are roughly defined as ‘progressive’ are things that a growing majority of our caucus wants and certainly a majority of people across Pennsylvania,” Fiedler said.
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