By: KDKA-TV News Staff
WASHINGTON D.C. (KDKA) — U.S. Senator Bob Casey is working on new legislation he says will help America’s seniors.READ MORE: WATCH: Chase Claypool Makes Time For Fans During Warmups Before Game
The Better Care Better Jobs Act would give more money to Medicaid funding for in-home and community-based services and work to expand the caregiver workforce.READ MORE: Maryland Woman Claims Her Third $50,000 Lottery Prize
That includes pushing for higher wages and better training opportunities.MORE NEWS: KD Sunday Spotlight: LIFE Pittsburgh Giving Independence And Support To Seniors
Senator Casey’s bill is part of President Biden’s American Jobs Plan.