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Wallenpaupack Area Students Visit Capitol and Meet With Legislators

May 14, 2019
Wallenpaupack Area High School juniors Seth Brown and Anthony Ioppolo visited Harrisburg and served as guest Senate pages and job shadowed Sen. Lisa Baker for the day.   Listen   [Read More]

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Senator Baker Supports Passage of “Farming First” Bills to Support PA Agriculture

May 08, 2019
Senator Lisa Baker, R-20th, supported passage of a package of bills today that would help Pennsylvania agricultural operations remain competitive and profitable for current and future generations of farmers.   [Read More]

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Members of the Task Force on Lead Exposure Discuss Legislative Recommendations of Advisory Committee and Task Force Report on Lead Exposure

May 07, 2019
Legislative members of the Task Force on Lead Exposure held a press conference today to discuss the legislative recommendations that were part of ‘Lead Exposure Risks and Response in Pennsylvania: Report of the Advisory Committee and Task Force on Lead Exposure.’     [Read More]

Meeting to consider SB 500, SB 501, SB 502, SB 275, and HB 279

April 30, 2019
Senate Judiciary Committee Meeting | May 1, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. | Main Capitol, Room 461   [Read More]

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Baker Welcomes Special Olympic Medal Winner To Senate

April 29, 2019
Aaron Keller, 21, of Dorrance Township, brought the gold and silver medals he earned earlier this year at the Special Olympics World Games held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Harrisburg. Sen. Baker welcomed him to the Capitol and introduced the Luzerne County Community College student during a Senate session.   Listen   [Read More]

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State Senate Passes Package of Bills to Strengthen Protections For Crime Victims

April 10, 2019
The Pennsylvania Senate this week passed a package of five bills designed to provide stronger protections for crime victims and ensure they have more opportunities to participate in the judicial process. Legislation sponsored by Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20, is among them. Listen   [Read More]

Sen. Baker Comments On Her Follow The Active Duty Spouse Bill

April 09, 2019
The Senate Labor and Industry Committee today approved Sen. Lisa Baker’s SB 304, which would close a loophole that penalizes spouses of active duty military who must leave their employment when their spouse is transferred to a new duty station. Listen   [Read More]

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Senator Baker Welcomes Several District Attorneys To the Senate

April 08, 2019
Senator Baker offered floor remarks welcoming several district attorneys who visited the Senate as part of their legislative outreach with the Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association. Among them were two from the 20th Senate District: Stephanie Salavantis from Luzerne County and Ray Tonkin form Pike County. Listen   [Read More]

Guest Senate Page and Shadow

March 27, 2019
Veronica Miller served as a guest Senate page and shadowed Sen. Baker for the day. Listen   [Read More]