News Releases

Apr

08

2021

April 08, 2021

On the latest episode of “Kristin’s Corner” podcast, Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) sits down with Senator Ryan Aument (R-Lancaster), who is a member of the COVID-19 Vaccine Joint Task Force, to discuss how the collaborative approach improved the rollout of the vaccine across the state.   [Read More]

Apr

01

2021

April 01, 2021

Senators Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-28), Michele Brooks (R-50) and Judy Ward (R-30) plan to introduce legislation that would prohibit Governor Wolf from implementing vaccine passports for residents in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Mar

26

2021

March 26, 2021

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) introduced legislation that would improve access for energy customers to switch electricity and natural gas suppliers, as well as require energy suppliers to complete certified training courses on how to market plans to consumers.   [Read More]

Mar

23

2021

March 23, 2021

 

The Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee approved legislation that would designate March 6 as Persian Gulf War Veterans Day and October 7 as Global War on Terrorism Veterans Day in the Commonwealth, according to the bill’s sponsors, Senators Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-28), Doug Mastriano (R-33) and Cris Dush (R-25). Listen   [Read More]

Mar

23

2021

March 23, 2021

 

Legislation that would eliminate a statute dating back to the 1800s that imposes fines and penalties on educators who wear religious garb was advanced by the Senate Education Committee today, according to the bill’s sponsors, Senators Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) and Judy Schwank (D-Berks). Listen   [Read More]

Mar

15

2021

March 15, 2021

A group of Senate Republican lawmakers announced a package of bills today designed to support small businesses that have been affected by Governor Wolf’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.   [Read More]

Mar

11

2021

March 11, 2021

 

A group of Senate Republican lawmakers discussed their efforts to reduce the financial and regulatory burdens on small businesses during a news conference in Lititz on March 15 at 10 a.m.     [Read More]

Mar

03

2021

March 03, 2021

While senior citizens and other vulnerable populations remain the highest priority to have the option to take the COVID-19 vaccine, Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) expressed cautious optimism about a bipartisan task force effort to return students back to the classroom.   [Read More]

Mar

02

2021

March 02, 2021

Today, on the 158th anniversary of President Lincoln signing the Federal False Claims Act into law, Senator Lindsey M. Williams (D-Allegheny) and Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) announced that they plan to introduce the Commonwealth Fraud Prevention Act for Taxpayer Accountability.   [Read More]

Feb

24

2021

February 24, 2021

Pennsylvania National Guard members could aid in the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine under legislation approved by the Senate today, according to Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York), who supported the bill.   [Read More]

Feb

23

2021

February 23, 2021

 

The Senate of Pennsylvania unanimously approved legislation today that would amend the state’s Dog Law to exempt certain service dogs from licensing fees, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York). Listen   [Read More]

Feb

17

2021

February 17, 2021

 

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) formally introduced Senate Bill 234, also known as Victoria’s Law, with local and state stakeholders.   [Read More]