May

18

2017

May 18, 2017

A three-block stretch of Forest City’s Main Street will benefit from a $46,330 Keystone Communities program grant issued through the state’s Department of Community and Economic Development. [Read More]

Apr

28

2017

April 28, 2017

The Senate will hold the third in a series of public hearings looking into the Wolf Administration’s proposal to consolidate the departments of Human Services, Health, Aging, and Drug and Alcohol Programs. [Read More]

Apr

18

2017

April 18, 2017

Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th, is renewing her push for legislation to ensure greater public safety by extending and expanding PA One Call provisions. [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

10

2017

March 10, 2017

Senator Lisa Baker, Chair of the Senate Health and Human Services Committee, issued the following statement on the department consolidation plan offered by Governor Wolf. [Read More]

Feb

08

2017

February 08, 2017

Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th, issued the following comment regarding her vote on Senate Bill 166: [Read More]

Feb

08

2017

February 08, 2017

Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th, offered the following floor remarks on SB 3: Listen   [Read More]

Feb

07

2017

February 07, 2017

HARRISBURG — Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th, issued the following statement regarding Gov. Tom Wolf’s proposed 2017-18 budget: “Because of the well-documented financial challenges facing us, and the disagreements over the past two years, this proposal will require more in-depth scrutiny than is customary. There will be a lot of digging into the details and testing the […] [Read More]

Jan

30

2017

January 30, 2017

Senate Health and Human Services Committee Chair Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20th) issued the following statement regarding Gov. Wolf’s proposal to consolidate the Departments of Aging, Drug and Alcohol Programs, Health, and Human Services into one department: Listen [Read More]

Jan

26

2017

January 26, 2017

Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th, issued the following statement on the decision to keep state correctional facilities in Waymart and Retreat open:   [Read More]