John Patrick Sabatina, Jr. (D5) Philadelphia (Part) County 2015-2021
John Patrick Sabatina, Jr., born, Abington, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, October 6, 1970; son of John and Judith Sabatina; Father Judge High School, 1988; West Chester University of Pennsylvania, B.S., marketing, 1992; Widener University School of Law, J.D., 1997; assistant district attorney, Philadelphia; elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania House of Representatives, Special Election, 2006- resigned, June 9, 2015; elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, Special Education, June 9, 2015- resigned December 31, 2021; elected, judge, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, 2022-present; married, Eileen, daughters Caroline and Catherine.
Assistant, district attorney, Philadelphia.
Professional titles; business ownership; board memberships; local government; club memberships:
Member, Philadelphia Bar Association; Pennsylvania District Attorney Association, Sons of Italy Greater Roxborough Lodge No. 2217, Father Judge Alumni Association and Saint Christopher’s Parish.
Elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania House of Representatives, Special Election, March 14, 2006; Sworn-In, April 3, 2006, served the remaining 2005 term; reelected, 2006 resigned June 9, 2015; appointed, Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing, 2011-2014.
Elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate 5th district, Philadelphia (Part) County, Special Education, June 9, 2015-2021 filled the vacancy, Mike Stack resignation, who was elected lieutenant governor; committee assignments, Aging and Youth, Communications and Technology, Community, Economic and Recreational Development, Judiciary, Transportation (minority chair); resigned, December 31, 2021, at 11:59 p.m.
Elected, Judge, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, 2022-present.
Pennsylvania House of Representatives Biography:
The Pennsylvania Manual, (2019-2020). Mattos, S. (Editor). (Volume 124) Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, pages 3-32, 3-40; Biographies of Members of the Senate, page 3-22.
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Legislative Journal Tuesday, January 4, 2022, Session of 2021, 205th of the general Assembly No. 60 page 1328.