News Releases

Feb

05

2021

February 05, 2021

A comprehensive $912 million relief package to help restaurants, schools, employers, landlords and tenants impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic received final legislative approval on Friday and was sent to the Governor Wolf’s desk for enactment into law, according to Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York).   [Read More]

Feb

03

2021

February 03, 2021

 

The Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee unanimously approved legislation today sponsored by Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) that would exempt certain service dogs from licensing fees. Listen   [Read More]

Feb

03

2021

February 03, 2021

 

Governor Tom Wolf unveiled his state budget proposal for the 2021-2022 Fiscal Year today, which included a massive proposed Personal Income Tax hike, as well as unprecedented spending growth for many state agencies. Listen   [Read More]

Feb

01

2021

February 01, 2021

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) released the following statement regarding the abrupt resignation of Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar:   [Read More]

Jan

27

2021

January 27, 2021

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) released the following statement after the Senate’s passage of legislation today that would strengthen penalties against individuals charged with possession of child pornography:   [Read More]

Jan

27

2021

January 27, 2021

The Senate today approved a comprehensive $912 million relief measure to help restaurants, schools, employers, tenants and landlords impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York).   [Read More]

Jan

26

2021

January 26, 2021

 

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) voted in support of a proposed constitutional amendment that would, if approved by Pennsylvania voters, limit a governor’s emergency declaration to 21 days before requiring the support of the General Assembly to renew and extend the declaration beyond three weeks. Listen   [Read More]

Jan

21

2021

January 21, 2021

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) sits down with Senate Health and Human Services Committee Executive Director Joan Bradbury to review the latest developments in Pennsylvania’s rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine on the latest episode of her podcast series, titled “Kristin’s Corner.”   [Read More]

Jan

15

2021

January 15, 2021

Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-Centre/Huntingdon/Juniata/Mifflin) appointed Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) today to serve on five committees, as well as chair the Senate Communications and Technology Committee.   [Read More]

Jan

13

2021

January 13, 2021

 

Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-Centre/Huntingdon/Juniata/Mifflin) reappointed Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) today to serve as the Chair of the Senate Communications and Technology Committee.   [Read More]

Jan

06

2021

January 06, 2021

HARRISBURG – In response to the storming of the United States Capitol by protestors, local Republicans, Appropriations Chair Stan Saylor (R-Red Lion), House State Government Chairman Seth Grove (R-Dover) and Reps. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover), Torren Ecker (R-Adams/Cumberland) Mike Jones (R-York Township), Dawn Keefer (R-York/Cumberland) and Keith Gillespie (R-Hellam); and Sens. Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York), Dave Arnold […]   [Read More]

Dec

08

2020

December 08, 2020

York County set to gain $6.4M YORK – The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced that over 4,000 York Countians will be connected to high-speed internet through the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Phase I auction, according to Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York). “The pandemic has shown just how wide the digital divide truly is in Pennsylvania. Long […]   [Read More]