News Releases

Jul

17

2019

July 17, 2019

Senator Tom Killion today announced a $9.9 million loan to the Stormwater Authority of the City of Chester to repair and replace infrastructure and roadway restoration of damage from excessive storm water runoff.    [Read More]

Jul

01

2019

July 01, 2019

Private citizens, municipal and county governments, first responders and others will have the opportunity to urge the Public Utility Commission (PUC) to impose strict safety regulations on the Mariner East I & II pipelines as part of a process urged by State Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware).   [Read More]

Jun

27

2019

June 27, 2019

Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) praised the $33.9 billion Pennsylvania budget approved earlier today by lawmakers, citing the record level of state funding for public education as well as funding he requested to help victims of domestic violence and rape.   [Read More]

Jun

21

2019

June 21, 2019

Downton Abbey actress and longtime animal advocate, Lesley Nicol, is visiting Harrisburg to show support for Victoria’s Law – the Pet Retail Sales bill that would prohibit the sale of commercially raised dogs, cats and rabbits in pet stores across Pennsylvania on Monday, June 24, at 12 p.m.   [Read More]

Jun

20

2019

June 20, 2019

Senate Bill 630 is the only Republican-prime sponsored legislation of its kind in the nation Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) joined hundreds of citizens in the Capitol rotunda yesterday to rally for his legislation, Senate Bill 630, which would require Pennsylvania’s transition to 100 percent renewable energy by 2050. Organized by the group PennEnvironment, […]   [Read More]

Jun

19

2019

June 19, 2019

Protecting the residents of communities affected by natural gas pipelines is the focus of two bipartisan pieces of legislation introduced by Senators Tom Killion (R – Chester and Delaware) and Andy Dinniman (D – Chester) and overwhelmingly approved earlier today by the Senate Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure Committee.   [Read More]

Jun

11

2019

June 11, 2019

The State Senate Judiciary Committee today approved Senate Bill 320, authored by Senator Tom Killion, to allow Pennsylvanians to dispose of digital assets in the same manner as tangible property.   [Read More]

Jun

07

2019

June 07, 2019

Two organizations in the 9th Senatorial District have been awarded almost $200,000 in state funding through the Keystone Historic Preservation Grant Program to rehabilitate several sites, according to Senator Tom Killion (R-9).   [Read More]

Jun

05

2019

June 05, 2019

The Senate approved a bipartisan package of criminal justice reforms today that could reduce prison and probation costs, better protect crime victims and strengthen public safety.   [Read More]

Jun

04

2019

June 04, 2019

The State Senate today unanimously passed Senate Bill 115, legislation sponsored by Senator Tom Killion (Chester and Delaware counties) which would establish a model curriculum for high schools for CPR instruction.     [Read More]

Jun

04

2019

June 04, 2019

Senator Tom Killion (Chester and Delaware counties) announced today that more than $2 million in grants have been awarded by the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) to 18 schools in Chester and Delaware counties to provide academic enrichment opportunities during non-school hours for children.   [Read More]

May

30

2019

May 30, 2019

Senator Tom Killion, in conjunction with officials from the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) and Penn State Brandywine, will hold a Student Debt Seminar from 6:30 to 8:00pm next Thursday, June 6th at the Student Union Building on the Penn State Brandywine Campus in Media, Delaware County.   [Read More]