News Releases

Mar

21

2018

March 21, 2018

The Pennsylvania Senate today passed several major domestic violence bills, including landmark legislation sponsored by Senators Tom Killion (R-9th) and Tom McGarrigle (R-26th). The bills, which provide additional protections for victims of domestic violence, all received bipartisan unanimous votes.   [Read More]

Mar

21

2018

March 21, 2018

The State Senate today approved a package of bills strengthening protections for victims of crime and ensuring that victims and their families are treated with respect and dignity by the criminal justice system.     [Read More]

Mar

20

2018

March 20, 2018

A bipartisan group of state senators today appealed for final Senate consideration Wednesday of a package of bills strengthening protections for victims of domestic violence.     [Read More]

Feb

21

2018

February 21, 2018

Senator Tom McGarrigle (R-26) will hold a news conference today (Feb. 21) following his meeting with area superintendents to discuss his plans to increase school safety at 11 a.m. at the Delaware County Intermediate Unit, 200 Yale Avenue in Morton (Parking in Rear).   [Read More]

Jan

04

2018

January 04, 2018

Senator Tom McGarrigle (R-26) and Senator Tom Killion (R-9) today issued the following joint statement on the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s suspension of construction permits associated for the Mariner East 2 pipeline:   [Read More]

Dec

22

2017

December 22, 2017

Two businesses in the 26th Senatorial District have been awarded a total of $2.5 million in state funds to undertake projects that will create new jobs and spur economic development, according to Senator Tom McGarrigle (R-26).   [Read More]

Dec

14

2017

December 14, 2017

Legislation sponsored by Senator Tom McGarrigle (R-26) to establish quality standards for addiction recovery houses in Pennsylvania received final approval today and will be sent to Gov. Wolf to be signed into law.   [Read More]

Nov

27

2017

November 27, 2017

State Senator Tom McGarrigle (R-26) is inviting Chester County constituents to an upcoming open house at his district office in Berwyn.   [Read More]

Nov

20

2017

November 20, 2017

State Senator Tom McGarrigle (R-26) and Rep. Jaimie Santora (R-163) today announced the awarding of a state grant to boost safety in the Upper Darby School District.   [Read More]

Nov

15

2017

November 15, 2017

State Senator Tom McGarrigle (R-26) today was joined by Rep. Alex Charlton (R-165) and Rep. Jaimie Santora (R-163) in announcing the approval of more than $1.5 million in state grants to help fund roadway, sidewalk and watershed improvement grants in Delaware County.   [Read More]

Jul

27

2017

July 27, 2017

State Senator Tom McGarrigle (R-26) today hailed inclusion of his long-sought severance tax on natural gas drilling as part of the Senate-passed plan to pay for the 2017-18 state budget.     [Read More]

Jun

21

2017

June 21, 2017

The Senate today approved legislation sponsored by Senator Tom McGarrigle (R-26) and Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) to establish quality standards for addiction recovery houses in Pennsylvania.     [Read More]