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New Law Will Crack Down on Acts of Stolen Valor

August 06, 2015
Individuals who falsely claim veteran status to take advantage of a popular state program could be criminally prosecuted under a new state law. Listen   [Read More]

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Unemployment Compensation and Seasonal Workers

August 03, 2015
Senate Labor and Industry Committee - August 4, 2015   [Read More]

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Senator Lisa Baker’s Comments on Budget Bills and Veto

July 01, 2015
Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20th) issued the following statement on the State Budget approved by the General Assembly and vetoed by Gov. Wolf:   [Read More]

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Rev. William Hagenbuch

June 25, 2015
Sen. Lisa Baker welcomed the Rev. William Hagenbuch, pastor of the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Harford, as the Senate’s guest chaplain.   [Read More]

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Sen. Baker’s floor remarks on Acting State Police Commissioner Marcus Brown’s confirmation vote

June 08, 2015
Sen. Baker’s floor remarks on Acting State Police Commissioner Marcus Brown’s confirmation vote.   [Read More]

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Senate Approves Baker Bill Requiring Senate Confirmation of PEMA Director

June 04, 2015
The state Senate recently passed a bill requiring Senate confirmation for the position of director of the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA).   [Read More]

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Senate Bill 490

June 02, 2015
During session, Senator Baker speaks in support of Senate Bill 490, which would subject the Director of the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) to confirmation by the Senate.   [Read More]

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Senate Approves Sen. Baker’s Resolution Marking 100th Anniversary of Workers’ Compensation Law

May 12, 2015
The Senate today unanimously adopted Sen. Lisa Baker’s resolution marking the 100th anniversary of the adoption of Pennsylvania’s Workers’ Compensation Law.   [Read More]

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Increasing the Minimum Wage

April 29, 2015
Senate Labor and Industry Committee - May 5, 2015   [Read More]