May

24

2017

May 24, 2017

Sen. Lisa Baker addressed the Senate Finance Committee today on legislation she introduced exempting eligible contributions to the state’s Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) accounts from taxation. Listen [Read More]

May

23

2017

May 23, 2017

Sen. Lisa Baker offered the following floor remarks in support of HB 23, which the Senate unanimously approved on May 23.   Listen [Read More]

May

18

2017

May 18, 2017

Senate Aging and Youth, Senate Health and Human Services, Appropriations, Intergovernmental Committees and Senate Philadelphia Delegation - May 18, 2017   [Read More]

May

09

2017

May 09, 2017

May 7 through May 13, 2017 is “National Hospital Week” in Pennsylvania.   Listen [Read More]

Apr

28

2017

April 28, 2017

Joint Hearing - Senate Aging and Youth, Appropriations, Health and Human Services and Intergovernmental Operations Committees - May 1, 2017  [Read More]

Apr

25

2017

April 25, 2017

  Listen Senator Lisa Baker, Chair of Pennsylvania Senate Health & Human Services Committee, addresses a rally of home-based care providers who visited the Capitol in Harrisburg with the message: "There’s No Place Like Home." www.pahomecare.org [Read More]

Apr

25

2017

April 25, 2017

The Senate Health and Human Services Committee, chaired by Sen. Lisa Baker, met on April 25 in the Capitol to consider HB 23 and SB 200. Listen [Read More]

Apr

11

2017

April 11, 2017

Joint Hearing - Senate Aging and Youth, Appropriations, Health and Human Services and Intergovernmental Operations Committees - April 13, 2017   [Read More]

Apr

03

2017

April 03, 2017

Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20th) joined Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella and U.S. Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA) to officially launch the Achieving a Better Life Experience, or ABLE program, a landmark tax-free state savings account to help alleviate some of the financial challenges faced by families raising or caring for those with disabilities.   Listen [Read More]

Mar

23

2017

March 23, 2017

Joint Hearing of the Senate Aging and Youth, Health and Human Services, Intergovernmental Operations Committees and Senate Health and Human Services Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee - March 29, 2017 - 1 pm [Read More]