Mar. 12, 2021

WHAT: State agency office closures forced nearly all state employees to work from home during the COVID-19 pandemic. The House State Government Committee will hold a hearing on the telework policies created by the Wolf administration and how the policies impacted worker’s abilities to assist Pennsylvanians.

WHO: Chairman Seth Grove (R-Dover) and members of the committee will receive testimony from Office of the Administration Secretary Michael Newsome.

WHEN: Monday, March 15, at 9 a.m.

WHERE: Room G-50, Irvis Office Building, Capitol Complex, Harisburg.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: The hearing will be streamed live at and

Media contact: Greg Gross, 717.260.6374,