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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.

 

Senate Labor and Industry Committee

DCED Budget Hearing

March 26, 2015

During the hearing on the proposed budget for the Department of Community and Economic Development, Senator Baker raised concerns about the governor’s proposal to implement combined reporting and how it would affect companies because of a lack of predictability and questioned officials about the Prep Partnership, which is critical to the manufacturing industry.
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Department of Human Services Budget Hearing

March 26, 2015

During questioning on the Department of Human Services’ budget, Senator Baker had concerns about the hiring of a New York-based company to oversee labor relations with direct care workers involved in home and community based services. She cited high costs and the lack of involvement in the Commonwealth.
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Department of State Budget Hearing

March 26, 2015

Senator Baker questions Acting Secretary of the Commonwealth Pedro Cortes about "no excuse" absentee voting, the replacement of aging voting machines and online campaign finance reports.
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