News Releases

Sep

16

2020

September 16, 2020

Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) and Penn State, ’79 released the following statement regarding the Big Ten Conference’s decision to play football this fall:   [Read More]

Sep

14

2020

September 14, 2020

Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) today requested the Chester County Health Department, which also is overseeing the pandemic response in Delaware County, rescind its recommendation that school and youth sports not be played until 2021.   [Read More]

Sep

10

2020

September 10, 2020

Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) this week introduced legislation to substantially lower the cost of prescription medications for Pennsylvania residents, and his proposal is part of a new national effort on reducing drug prices state by state.   [Read More]

Sep

09

2020

September 09, 2020

School districts would have the final say on whether to allow school sports, extracurricular activities and spectators during the 2020-21 school year under a bill approved by the Senate today, according to Senator Killion.   [Read More]

Aug

20

2020

August 20, 2020

Noting the uncertain future of the current moratorium on utility shutoffs, Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) has introduced legislation that would allocate $100 million to households and small businesses delinquent on utility bills because of COVID-19.   [Read More]

Aug

18

2020

August 18, 2020

Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) is holding a Kids’ Drive to benefit the Maternal and Child Health Consortium of Chester County this Saturday from 10am to 12pm at the East Goshen Township Building located at 1580 Paoli Pike. Killion and staff will be collecting non-perishable food, diapers, school supplies and other items.   [Read More]

Aug

17

2020

August 17, 2020

More than $2.6 million in grants were awarded by the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) to communities in Chester and Delaware counties for sewer and water line replacements, sewage system and plant upgrades and stormwater management Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) announced today.   [Read More]

Aug

14

2020

August 14, 2020

Ten organizations in Chester and Delaware counties will receive more than $1.6 million for affordable housing programs from the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency Agency (PHFA) Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) announced today.   [Read More]

Jul

27

2020

July 27, 2020

At the request of Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester/Delaware) The Senate Majority Policy Committee will hold a public workshop discussion with education professionals to discuss the safe re-opening of Pennsylvania schools. Watch Live   [Read More]

Jul

23

2020

July 23, 2020

Years of effort to provide a legal mechanism for Pennsylvanians to transfer digital property such as photos, books, music and online banking and investment accounts upon their death culminated in Gov. Tom Wolf’s approval today of Senate Bill 320, now Act 72 of 2020, authored by Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware).   [Read More]

Jul

21

2020

July 21, 2020

At the request of Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester/Delaware), the Senate Majority Policy Committee and Senator Wayne Langerholc Jr. (R-Bedford/Cambria/Clearfield), the Chairman of the Senate Education Committee, will host a workshop discussion with local education officials and parents about how to safely re-open Pennsylvania schools as a result of COVID-19.   [Read More]

Jul

07

2020

July 07, 2020

Senator Tom Killion (R-9th) and Representative Chris Quinn (R-168th) will hold a food and pet food drive this Saturday, July 11th from 10am to 12pm at the Concord Township Building for the benefit of those served by the Media Food Bank and Brandywine Valley SPCA   [Read More]