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Kearney, DCHA Celebrate $3.68 Million for Kinder Park Redevelopment

Kearney, DCHA Celebrate $3.68 Million for Kinder Park Redevelopment

RIDLEY TOWNSHIP − August 7, 2019 − Sen. Tim Kearney (D – Delaware, Chester) today announced a $1 million grant for the Kinder Park redevelopment project in Ridley Township, bringing total state funding for the project’s final phase to $3.68 million. Kinder Park is the...

Sen. Tim Kearney Calls for Special Session on Gun Violence, Extremism

Sen. Tim Kearney Calls for Special Session on Gun Violence, Extremism

SPRINGFIELD − August 6, 2019 − Members of the PA SAFE Caucus, a bicameral group of legislators dedicated to reducing all types of violence, today sent a letter to Governor Tom Wolf to call for a special joint session to address gun violence and violent ideology. “The...

Senator Tim Kearney remarks on GA vote in the Senate

Springfield, PA – July 16, 2019 – Senator Tim Kearny (D-Delaware, Chester) today announced the award of over $4 million in state funding for affordable housing programs in Delaware County. “Everyone should have a safe, secure, and affordable place to call home,”...

Senator Kearney Hosts Kids Expo

Harrisburg, Pa. − June 24, 2019 − Members of the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Caucus today jointly sent a letter to Governor Tom Wolf requesting a disaster declaration for gun violence in the Commonwealth. “We believe it is necessary to raise the public’s awareness...

Senator Tim Kearney Outlined Gun Reform Policy

Philadelphia, PA − June 6, 2019 – At the request of state Senator Anthony Hardy Williams (D- Philadelphia), the Senate Democratic Policy Committee today held a hearing on ways to improve the accessibility, safety and reliability and working conditions for...

Senator Kearney Climate On Tap Bipartisanship

HARRISBURG — Lesley Nicol, who plays Mrs. Patmore on the popular television series "Downton Abbey," joined state Senators Andy Dinniman, Tom Killion, Tim Kearney, and others in calling for an end to puppy mills in Pennsylvania. Nicol, a three-time SAG award winner and...

Senator Tim Kearney Remarks at PA Arts Advocacy Day

Harrisburg, Pa. – July 29, 2019 – Members of the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Caucus sent a letter to the state’s congressional delegation, urging that the federal Department of Agriculture does not end automatic eligibility for Supplemental Nutritional Assistance...

Senator Kearney offers a resolution on Sikh Society Day

Harrisburg – April 8, 2019 –  Members of the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Caucus will introduce legislation to abolish the statute of limitations for a list of sexual offenses, regardless of whether the victim was a child or adult when the crime occurred. They...

Senator Kearney Opening Remarks at the Philadelphia Food and Farm Policy Town Hall

Harrisburg, PA – March 11, 2019 – Earlier today, Senator Tim Kearney joined lawmakers across Delaware County and Chester County in sending a letter to Governor Wolf urging a moratorium on the operation and transmission of Natural Gas Liquids and related products through the Mariner East pipeline system until more information is made public to allow for the creation of safety procedures across all affected communities, school districts, and first responder offices to be used in the case of an emergency. 
Hear the Pennsylvania Crunch with Senator Tim Kearney!

Hear the Pennsylvania Crunch with Senator Tim Kearney!

Harrisburg, PA – March 11, 2019 – Earlier today, Senator Tim Kearney joined lawmakers across Delaware County and Chester County in sending a letter to Governor Wolf urging a moratorium on the operation and transmission of Natural Gas Liquids and related products through the Mariner East pipeline system until more information is made public to allow for the creation of safety procedures across all affected communities, school districts, and first responder offices to be used in the case of an emergency. 

National Breakfast Day :: March 6, 2019

Tinicum, PA, March 6, 2019 – Senator Tim Kearney was a guest of the Tinicum School this morning, standing alongside Interboro School District Superintendent Bernadette Reiley, Interboro Educators Association President Judith Tilles, Representative Dave Delloso,...

Crunch time: School breakfast programs praised at Interboro

Crunch time: School breakfast programs praised at Interboro

Tinicum, PA, March 6, 2019 – Senator Tim Kearney was a guest of the Tinicum School this morning, standing alongside Interboro School District Superintendent Bernadette Reiley, Interboro Educators Association President Judith Tilles, Representative Dave Delloso,...

Senator Kearney Comments on Gov. Wolf’s 2019-20 Budget Address

Gov. Tom Wolf took his campaign to increase the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour to Northern Philadelphia on Friday. Fresh off his recent re-election win, Wolf led a press conference and rally inside Frankford Transportation Center calling on state legislators to...