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: Pa. State Senator Doug Mastriano Hopes To Issue Election Subpoenas Within 2 Weeks
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: 2 North Side Restaurants To Require Proof Of COVID-19 Vaccination
That includes pushing for higher wages and better training opportunities.MORE NEWS: CDC Issues Eviction Ban On Areas With 'Substantial Or High' Transmission Of COVID-19
Senator Casey’s bill is part of President Biden’s American Jobs Plan.