May

21

2018

May 21, 2018

Senator Baker offers a resolution designating the month of May 2018 as " Summer Camps Month” in Pennsylvania. Listen [Read More]

Apr

25

2018

April 25, 2018

The Pennsylvania Senate today unanimously approved legislation that would create a statewide review committee to identify and investigate pregnancy-related deaths among expectant and new mothers, according to Senators Lisa Baker (R-20) and Judy Schwank (D-11), who strongly supported the measure. Listen [Read More]

Mar

28

2018

March 28, 2018

Permanently disabled voters could have an easier time casting their ballot if a bill introduced by Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th, becomes law. [Read More]

Mar

22

2018

March 22, 2018

The State Senate recently approved a package of bills strengthening protections for victims of crime and ensuring that victims and their families are treated with respect and dignity by the criminal justice system.   [Read More]

Feb

13

2018

February 13, 2018

Senator Lisa Baker (R-20) and Senator John Yudichak (D-14), joined by members of the Senate Lead Task Force, hosted a roundtable on lead exposure, lead testing, and lead abatement policies in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Feb

06

2018

February 06, 2018

Senator Lisa Baker, R-20th District, offered the following comments on the governor’s 2018-19 budget plan:   [Read More]

Feb

05

2018

February 05, 2018

Given the disruptive and unsettling budget crises of the past three years, and the still uncertain return of the revenue measures put in place, principles of fiscal responsibility seem to dictate a conservative approach to state spending. [Read More]

Jan

29

2018

January 29, 2018

Today, the Senate State Government Committee unanimously approved bipartisan legislation reforming possible state prison closures in Pennsylvania. [Read More]

Jan

17

2018

January 17, 2018

Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th, recently had the chance to take our views and concerns to the White House after being invited to a policy forum involving top women serving in the Trump administration. [Read More]

Jan

10

2018

January 10, 2018

Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20th District), who chairs the Senate Health & Human Services Committee, issued the following statement about the governor’s statewide disaster declaration regarding the heroin and opioid abuse crisis that is impacting every county across the commonwealth: [Read More]