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Senator Lisa Baker

Senator Lisa Baker

State Senator Representing PA's 20th District - Luzerne, Pike, Susquehanna, Wayne & Wyoming Counties

๐–๐š๐ฒ๐ง๐ž ๐‚๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐ญ๐ฒ ๐…๐š๐ข๐ซ ๐€๐ฎ๐ ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ญ ๐Ÿ“-๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‘, ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ

There is still time to stop by the 160th Wayne County Fair, which runs through Saturday.  What a great day yesterday at the Senator Lisa Baker Trot, showcasing harness racing at our county fair, enjoying some delicious corn from Perricones Corn Stand, and seeing many familiar faces. This annual event never disappoints! 

For hours and directions, visit: https://waynecountyfair.com/hours-directions/Image attachmentImage attachment+6Image attachment

๐–๐š๐ฒ๐ง๐ž ๐‚๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐ญ๐ฒ ๐…๐š๐ข๐ซ ๐€๐ฎ๐ ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ญ ๐Ÿ“-๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‘, ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ

There is still time to stop by the 160th Wayne County Fair, which runs through Saturday. What a great day yesterday at the 'Senator Lisa Baker Trot', showcasing harness racing at our county fair, enjoying some delicious corn from Perricones Corn Stand, and seeing many familiar faces. This annual event never disappoints!

For hours and directions, visit: waynecountyfair.com/hours-directions/
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5 days ago

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Lisa, you are just so helpful, thoughtful & compassionate!!

What a busy Senator we have in Lisa Baker. Thank you for always showing up for the many community functions put on by your constituents!

Hey must be nice to live on the senators road everyone else gets tar n chip bandaid but not Mountain View brand new fresh blacktop. Must be nice to have some pull! ๐Ÿคท‍โ™‚๏ธ. Odd that ur road wasn’t even in bad shape compared to the rest. Mayb it’s just coincidence ๐Ÿคท‍โ™‚๏ธ

Gonna start calling you cheese. All photo ops and zero substance. We DEMAND voter ID and the elimination of Dominion voting machines. Yet here you are taking pics… get to WORK!!!

๐’๐ž๐ง๐š๐ญ๐จ๐ซ ๐‹๐ข๐ฌ๐š ๐๐š๐ค๐ž๐ซ'๐ฌ ๐„-๐๐ž๐ฐ๐ฌ๐ฅ๐ž๐ญ๐ญ๐ž๐ซ ๐Ÿ“ฐ

The latest edition of my E-Newsletter is available. If you would like to be added to the email list to receive this in the future, please sign up at โžก๏ธ www.senatorbaker.com/enewsletters/

View my current E-Newsletter here ๐ŸŒ www.senatorbaker.com/enews/081222-2/

In this Update:
๐ŸŸข Restoring Impartiality and Objectivity to Election Administration in Pennsylvania
๐ŸŸข Employers Applaud Action to Expand Jobs in PA
๐ŸŸข Grants Available for Very Small Meat and Poultry Processors
๐ŸŸข Game Commission Seeks Help Counting Wild Turkeys
๐ŸŸข Application Period Open for Rail Freight Assistance Programs
๐ŸŸข Farmers Markets Mean Fresh, Regional Produce
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5 days ago
๐‡๐ž๐ฅ๐ฉ ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐•๐ž๐ญ๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ง๐ฌ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐๐ž๐ง๐ž๐Ÿ๐ข๐œ๐ข๐š๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ฌ ๐…๐š๐œ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐”๐ง๐ž๐ฑ๐ฉ๐ž๐œ๐ญ๐ž๐ ๐‡๐š๐ซ๐๐ฌ๐ก๐ข๐ฉ๐ฌ

Pennsylvania veterans and beneficiaries facing a crisis can receive financial relief for necessities of life such as food, shelter, fuel and clothing through the Veterans Temporary Assistance program. (https://www.dmva.pa.gov/veteransaffairs/Pages/Programs%20and%20Services/Veterans-Temporary-Assistance.aspx)

Eligible veterans or their beneficiaries can qualify for up to $1,600 in a 12-month period. Eligibility requirements include: a person who served in the U.S. Armed Forces (discharged under honorable conditions), died in service or was killed in action, or suffered a service-connected disability.

To apply, contact the County Veterans Affairs Director in your county. A full listing is available here โžก๏ธ https://www.dmva.pa.gov/veteransaffairs/Pages/Outreach-and-Reintegration/County-Directors.aspx

๐‡๐ž๐ฅ๐ฉ ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐•๐ž๐ญ๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ง๐ฌ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐๐ž๐ง๐ž๐Ÿ๐ข๐œ๐ข๐š๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ฌ ๐…๐š๐œ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐”๐ง๐ž๐ฑ๐ฉ๐ž๐œ๐ญ๐ž๐ ๐‡๐š๐ซ๐๐ฌ๐ก๐ข๐ฉ๐ฌ

Pennsylvania veterans and beneficiaries facing a crisis can receive financial relief for necessities of life such as food, shelter, fuel and clothing through the Veterans Temporary Assistance program. (www.dmva.pa.gov/veteransaffairs/Pages/Programs%20and%20Services/Veterans-Temporary-Assistance.aspx)

Eligible veterans or their beneficiaries can qualify for up to $1,600 in a 12-month period. Eligibility requirements include: a person who served in the U.S. Armed Forces (discharged under honorable conditions), died in service or was killed in action, or suffered a service-connected disability.

To apply, contact the County Veterans Affairs Director in your county. A full listing is available here โžก๏ธ www.dmva.pa.gov/veteransaffairs/Pages/Outreach-and-Reintegration/County-Directors.aspx
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7 days ago

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I demand in person voting with proper ID and the elimination of Dominion voting machines in our state! Get to work!!

Here's the Republicans who voted against the burn pit legislation for veterans...... The legislation was put forward by the Democrats you know who your friends arehttps://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/republican-senators-vote-veteran...

** ๐‘๐ž๐ฆ๐ข๐ง๐๐ž๐ซ ** ๐•๐…๐– ๐’๐ž๐ซ๐ฏ๐ข๐œ๐ž ๐Ž๐Ÿ๐Ÿ๐ข๐œ๐ž๐ซ ๐€๐ฏ๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐š๐›๐ฅ๐ž ๐ญ๐จ ๐‡๐ž๐ฅ๐ฉ ๐จ๐ง ๐€๐ฎ๐ ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ญ ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ• 

Next Wednesday, August 17, a VFW Service Officer will be available for scheduled appointments, at no charge, at my office located at 22 Dallas Shopping Center, Memorial Highway, Dallas.  To schedule an appointment at this location please call (570) 675-3931. ๐Ÿ“ž

Local veterans of all ages and from all service eras can receive information and assistance for government benefits. This assistance may include VA healthcare, compensation, pension, education and dependent benefits. Surviving spouses can also use these Service Officers at no charge to learn about their eligibility for VA benefits.
All veterans, not just VFW members, can request appointments between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Any veteran or spouse with questions regarding benefits, is encouraged to schedule a time to meet with a Service Officer.

** ๐‘๐ž๐ฆ๐ข๐ง๐๐ž๐ซ ** ๐•๐…๐– ๐’๐ž๐ซ๐ฏ๐ข๐œ๐ž ๐Ž๐Ÿ๐Ÿ๐ข๐œ๐ž๐ซ ๐€๐ฏ๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐š๐›๐ฅ๐ž ๐ญ๐จ ๐‡๐ž๐ฅ๐ฉ ๐จ๐ง ๐€๐ฎ๐ ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ญ ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ•

Next Wednesday, August 17, a VFW Service Officer will be available for scheduled appointments, at no charge, at my office located at 22 Dallas Shopping Center, Memorial Highway, Dallas. To schedule an appointment at this location please call (570) 675-3931. ๐Ÿ“ž

Local veterans of all ages and from all service eras can receive information and assistance for government benefits. This assistance may include VA healthcare, compensation, pension, education and dependent benefits. Surviving spouses can also use these Service Officers at no charge to learn about their eligibility for VA benefits.
All veterans, not just VFW members, can request appointments between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Any veteran or spouse with questions regarding benefits, is encouraged to schedule a time to meet with a Service Officer.
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1 week ago

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Eliminate Dominion voting machines in our state Lisa! Get on it!

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