News Releases

Jun

13

2017

June 13, 2017

State Senators Lisa Baker (R-20th District) and John Yudichak (D-14th District) issued a joint statement following today’s announcement that the Commonwealth’s appeal for a federal disaster declaration for the financially crippling snowstorm that hit northeastern Pennsylvania in March was denied.   [Read More]

Jun

12

2017

June 12, 2017

Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th, asked members of the Pennsylvania Senate to observe a moment of silence today to honor the shooting victims killed in a murder-suicide in Eaton Township, just outside of Tunkhannock, Wyoming County on June 8.   Listen   [Read More]

Jun

12

2017

June 12, 2017

Pastor Lori Robinson, of the Lehman-Idetown United Methodist Church, served as the Senate’s guest chaplain today thanks to an invitation by Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th.   Listen   [Read More]

Jun

08

2017

June 08, 2017

The Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee will hold a public hearing on Thursday, June 15 at 10:30 a.m. at the Pike County Training Center, 135 Pike County Boulevard, Lords Valley.   [Read More]

Jun

05

2017

June 05, 2017

Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th District, issued the following statement on the Senate’s passage today of Senate Bill 1, which addresses pension reform   [Read More]

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]