Welcome to my online office. It is designed to give the residents of the 20th District easy access to information about the actions taken by the state Senate, the programs offered by state government, and a variety of useful state publications. Such access helps bring about greater public awareness, and in turn, greater accountability. Through this site, you can find out what is being done to solve problems, what services are available, and what issues are coming up for debate. You will also find helpful contact information and links to federal, state, and local agencies.

Baker Resolution Marking November As COPD Awareness Month

October 19, 2016

Sen. Lisa Baker’s resolution designating November as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Awareness Month in Pennsylvania passed the Senate unanimously today.
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Baker Welcomes Homeschool Group to Capitol

October 17, 2016

Members of the Salt and Light Homeschool Support Group visited the Capitol to observe session, take a guided tour and meet with legislators.
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Baker Bill Expands PA One Call, Increases Public Safety

October 3, 2016

PA One Call is set to expire at the end of the year unless the law is reauthorized.[...Read More]

Luzerne County Senior Expo Slated For Oct. 13

September 30, 2016

State Sens. Lisa Baker (R-20th) and John Yudichak (D-14th) and State Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-120th) are inviting area senior citizens to their 2016 Luzerne County Senior Expo from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 13 at the 109th Field Artillery Armory, 280 Market St. in Wilkes-Barre.[...Read More]

Baker Praises Bill Providing Tax Credits For Volunteer First Responders

September 27, 2016

During a Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee hearing, Sen. Baker offered her support and spoke about the importance of legislation authorizing municipalities to enact a tax credit against the earned income and property tax liability of active volunteers of a fire company or EMS company.
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