News Releases

Feb

14

2017

February 14, 2017

State Senators Tom McGarrigle (R-26), Senator Tom Killion (R-9), Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) and labor leaders today praised the Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) approval of permits for the Mariner East 2 pipeline.   [Read More]

Jan

25

2017

January 25, 2017

State Senator Tom Killion (R-9) announced the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) has awarded $320,000 in Riparian Forest Buffer grants for Chester County and some parts of 9th Senatorial District.   [Read More]

Jan

24

2017

January 24, 2017

Senator Tom Killion (R-9) announced committee assignments for the 2017-18 legislative session. Senator Killion will serve on the following committees:   [Read More]

Jan

03

2017

January 03, 2017

Today, Senator Tom Killion (R-9) was sworn in for his first full four-year term in the Pennsylvania State Senate.   [Read More]

Dec

07

2016

December 07, 2016

State Senator Thomas J. McGarrigle (R-26) and State Senator Tom Killion (R-9) have reached a deal with Harrah’s Philadelphia to provide Delaware County with funding to compensate for the recent state Supreme Court ruling striking down language used in the Gaming Act that calculated the local share or “host fee” for the municipalities and counties that host casinos.   [Read More]

Dec

06

2016

December 06, 2016

Today, Nether Providence Township, of Delaware County, was awarded a grant by the state’s Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) through its Multimodal Transportation Fund to create a walkable and bikeable circuit.   [Read More]

Dec

05

2016

December 05, 2016

Senator Tom Killion (R-9) and Representative Steve Barrar (R-160) will be hosting a public meeting on planned improvements to State Route 322 at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 14th in the Concord Township Municipal Building, Meeting Room 43 Thornton Road, Glen Mills.   [Read More]

Nov

23

2016

November 23, 2016

Today, Senator Tom Killion (R-9) announced his efforts in advocating for a $3 million Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program grant were successful and will help in the construction of a Plastics-To-Oil recycling plant in Marcus Hook.   [Read More]

Nov

17

2016

November 17, 2016

Joint hearing of the Senate and House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committees to review emergency preparedness and response measures for natural gas/petroleum pipeline infrastructure across PA.     [Read More]

Nov

02

2016

November 02, 2016

Senator Tom Killion (R-Delaware) joined Governor Tom Wolf today at a ceremony at the State Capitol in Harrisburg to sign into law legislation aimed at addressing the state’s heroin and opioid crisis.   [Read More]

Oct

28

2016

October 28, 2016

Senator Tom Killion (R-Delaware) will honor Vietnam Veterans at an event tomorrow, Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016 from 2-4pm at the West Chester High School Auditorium.   [Read More]

Oct

27

2016

October 27, 2016

Legislation that would allow eligible licensed physicians in one state to treat patients in other states via telemedicine has been signed into law by governor, according to Senator Tom Killion (R-9).   [Read More]