Former Rep. Bill DeWeese (D-Greene), a longtime power broker in the state House, was sentenced this afternoon to 30 to 60 months in state prison on his convictions for using state-paid employees on his election campaigns.
Dauphin County President Judge Todd A. Hoover imposed the sentence, plus $25,000 in fines and $116,000 in restitution, little more than two months after a county jury convicted the 35-year Democratic legislator from Greene County of multiple counts of theft, conspiracy and conflict of interest. Click Here for full story.
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