News Releases

Jan

16

2020

January 16, 2020

Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) submitted direct testimony to an Administrative Law Judge as part of Flynn v. Sunoco Pipeline, L.P., the leading complaint filed regarding the Mariner East I & II pipelines that bisect Chester and Delaware counties. Killion is the only state legislator who is a party to a pipeline-related complaint.   [Read More]

Jan

02

2020

January 02, 2020

In an initial decision regarding a leak from the Mariner East I (ME1) pipeline in Berks County, a Public Utility Commission (PUC) Administrative Law Judge cited Senate Bill 284, sponsored by Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester & Delaware) as a potential remedy to the question of what confidential security information pipeline operators are required to share with county emergency planning officials.   [Read More]

Dec

19

2019

December 19, 2019

Legislation sponsored by Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester & Delaware counties) streamlining the placement of offenders in drug treatment programs and other intermediate punishment programs, and expediting the parole process for non-violent offenders was signed by Governor Tom Wolf within minutes of the Senate concurring by a vote of 38-11 in amendments made by the state House yesterday.   [Read More]

Dec

05

2019

December 05, 2019

Makes a Big Mac© and meets with crewmembers and owners Working in a McDonald’s kitchen is not a typical job for a state senator, but that’s what Senator Tom Killion did Wednesday. Killion (R-Chester & Delaware), visited the McDonald’s on High Street in West Goshen where he learned how to make a Big Mac©, got […]   [Read More]

Dec

02

2019

December 02, 2019

Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester & Delaware) will lead a walking tour, December 3 from 1:00pm to 3:30pm, of local, county and state officials highlighting recent strides that have been made to develop the Delaware River waterfront in the city of Chester.         [Read More]

Dec

02

2019

December 02, 2019

In the spirit of the holiday season, Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) and his staff are conducting a holiday food drive to benefit the West Chester Food Cupboard.   [Read More]

Nov

21

2019

November 21, 2019

Legislation named in memory of Delco woman advances to the Senate floor Deana’s Law, groundbreaking legislation requiring the use of innovative technology to combat repeat DUI offenders in memory of DUI homicide victim Deana Eckman was approved by the Senate Transportation Committee, Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester & Delaware) announced today. “With committee approval, Senate Bill […]   [Read More]

Nov

21

2019

November 21, 2019

Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) released the following statement on the passage of a minimum wage increase, Senate Bill 79:   [Read More]

Nov

20

2019

November 20, 2019

Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) released the following statement on the passage of a legislative package reforming the statute of limitations for childhood sexual abuse:   [Read More]

Nov

19

2019

November 19, 2019

Today my friend Senator John Yudichak became a registered Independent and will join the Senate Republican Caucus.   [Read More]

Nov

19

2019

November 19, 2019

Reports of yet another sinkhole related to the Mariner East pipeline in Middletown Township are extremely troubling.   [Read More]

Nov

12

2019

November 12, 2019

$2.5 million has been awarded for transportation-related projects in Middletown and Nether Providence townships Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester & Delaware) announced today.   [Read More]