Press Releases

Dinniman, League of Women Voters Hold Juvenile Justice Forum

Dinniman, League of Women Voters Hold Juvenile Justice Forum

WEST CHESTER (October 10, 2019) – State Senator Andy Dinniman was recently joined by state Representative Dan Williams, local and state police, and juvenile justice officials at a National Juvenile Justice Week forum organized by the League of Women Voters of Chester...

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Dinniman Recognizes Award-Winning Teen Singer

Dinniman Recognizes Award-Winning Teen Singer

PHOENIXVILLE (October 7, 2019) – State Senator Andy Dinniman recently recognized Maya Maloskey on being awarded the Rising Artist Vocal Scholarship from Concordia Choral Arts. Maloskey, 13, of East Whiteland was named the winner of the contest at Rise up and Sing,...

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Dinniman Tours Elk Country

Dinniman Tours Elk Country

BENEZETTE (September 25, 2019) – Elk in Pennsylvania have bounced from extinction to become the largest herd in the northeast and a major attraction, roaming freely on thousands of protected acres of natural land in the north-central part of the state, state...

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Statement on Arrest, Resignation of Mike Folmer

Statement on Arrest, Resignation of Mike Folmer

WEST CHESTER (September 19, 2019) - State Senator Andy Dinniman today released the following statement on the criminal charges against and the resignation of former state Senator Mike Folmer: "I’m still shocked, angered, disturbed, and disgusted by the arrest and...

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Dinniman: Applications for Fire, EMS Grants Now Open

Dinniman: Applications for Fire, EMS Grants Now Open

WEST CHESTER (September 12, 2019) – Applications are now being accepted for the Pennsylvania Fire Company, Emergency Medical Services Company Grant Program (FCEMSG), state Senator Andy Dinniman said. The program makes annual grant funds available for volunteer and...

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Dinniman Recognizes 75th Anniversary of Chester County FOP

Dinniman Recognizes 75th Anniversary of Chester County FOP

WEST CHESTER (August 29, 2019) – The Chester County Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Lodge No. 11 recently celebrated its 75th Anniversary. State Senator Andy Dinniman was on hand at the Chester County FOP Lodge 11 picnic to present President Steve Plaugher with...

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Dinniman, Lawmakers Push to End Puppy Mills

Dinniman, Lawmakers Push to End Puppy Mills

WEST CHESTER (August 27, 2019) – “Shut down Pennsylvania puppy mills” was the rallying cry of a recent gathering attended by more than a hundred animal activists, pet owners and lovers, residents, families, and state lawmakers. The special event, organized by The...

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Dinniman: Submit PUC Pipeline Safety Comments by Aug. 28

Dinniman: Submit PUC Pipeline Safety Comments by Aug. 28

WEST CHESTER (August 21, 2019) – Residents have less than a week to submit comments to the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) under its current review of safety regulations regarding hazardous material pipelines, state Senator Andy Dinniman said. “The...

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Dinniman Reminds Drivers of Pa’s School Bus Stopping Law

Dinniman Reminds Drivers of Pa’s School Bus Stopping Law

WEST CHESTER (August 19, 2019) –With many students returning to school in the coming weeks, state Senator Andy Dinniman reminded residents and drivers of the importance of Pennsylvania’s School Bus Stopping Law. “Back-to-school time is upon us and in the coming days,...

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Dinniman Introduces Fireworks Bills

Dinniman Introduces Fireworks Bills

WEST CHESTER (August 12, 2019) – Pennsylvania’s fireworks law, which was loosened two years ago to allow larger and more powerful “Class C” fireworks, must be improved, tightened, and better regulated to protect the public, state Senator Andy Dinniman said. Dinniman...

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