Aug. 21, 2019

WHAT: State Rep. Seth Grove (R-York) will host a comprehensive one-day Summit on Fiscal and Economic Policy. The public is welcome to attend. Attendees will hear from various experts on topics that include the fiscal state of Pennsylvania, ways to improve budgeting, the pension crisis, government oversight, economic growth and much more.

WHO: Grove will be joined by lawmakers and numerous experts from various organizations, think tanks and state government agencies. (An agenda for the summit is below).

WHEN: Thursday, Aug. 22, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

WHERE: York College’s Alumni Hall, 441 Country Club Road.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: Barring any technical difficulties, the Summit on Fiscal and Economic Policy will be livestreamed at

Summer Summit on Fiscal and Economic Policy Agenda

Panel 1: Current Financial Condition of the Commonwealth. 9-9:50 a.m.
• Eileen Norcross (Mercatus Center)
• Dan White (Moodys)
• Barb Rosewicz (Pew Trust)

Panel 2: (Improving State Budgeting Practices). 9:55-11:00 a.m.
• William Glasgall (Volcker Alliance)
• Andrew Abramcyzk (Commonwealth Foundation)

Panel 3: (Pension and OPED). 11:05-11:40 am
• Jonathan Williams (ALEC)

Break 11:40 a.m.-1 p.m.

Panel 4: (Managing Non-Recurring Revenue/Rainy-Day Fund Governance). 1-1:50 p.m.
• Stephen Bailey (Pew Trust)
• William Glasgall (Volcker Alliance)

Panel 5: Legislative Oversight & Audit. 1:55-2:45 p.m.
• Darin Underwood (State of Utah, Deputy Legislative Auditor General)
• Steven Allred (State of Utah, Deputy Fiscal Analyst, Office of Legislative Fiscal Analyst)

Panel 6: Economic Growth Strategies. 2:50-3:35 p.m.
• Ashley Klingensmith (Americans For Prosperity)
• Jared Walczak (Tax Foundation)
• Andrew Abramcyzk (Commonwealth Foundation)

Media contact: Greg Gross, 717.260.6374,