Senator Santana Praises State Budget Investments in Community Health, Criminal Justice Reform

// on Tue, Sep 21 2021 / Press Statement

LANSING, Mich. (Sept. 21, 2021) — Sen. Sylvia Santana (D-Detroit) today issued the following statement after the Michigan Senate passed the Fiscal Year 2022 budget that includes significant investments in sickle cell disease research and community health workers, and that provides the necessary funding to implement the … Read More


Senate District 3 Update

// on Thu, Sep 2 2021 / Email

September 4, 2021 Friends,  As students, teachers, and staff across the state return to the classroom, please be sure to talk with your children about making smart, healthy, and safe choices as we continue to navigate a world with COVID-19 and the new Delta… Read More


Sen. Santana Introduces Bill for Reentry Services to Wrongfully Convicted

// on Wed, Sep 1 2021 / Press release

LANSING, Mich. (Sept. 1, 2021) — Sen. Sylvia Santana (D-Detroit) today introduced legislation to require the Michigan Department of Corrections (MDOC) to provide reentry services to wrongfully convicted individuals until they receive a settlement from the wrongfully convicted fund.Those who were wrongfully convicted face many issues when… Read More


Sen. Santana Introduces Bills to Support Remote Workers, Seniors

// on Wed, Sep 1 2021 / Press release

LANSING, Mich. (Sept. 1, 2021) — Sen. Sylvia Santana (D-Detroit) has introduced two bills to help residents continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic and natural disasters that have been hitting Southeast Michigan.According to a recent study, 87% of working adults said they want the ability… Read More


Senate District 3 Update

// on Fri, Aug 20 2021 / Email

August 21, 2021 Friends,  The end of summer is quickly approaching, so I hope that you and your family continue to remain safe and healthy. With the upcoming school year just around the corner, we need to all remain vigilant in our battle with… Read More


Senator Santana Invites Residents to Summer Fun Day Gathering

// on Thu, Aug 12 2021 / Media Advisories

DETROIT (Aug. 12, 2021) — Sen. Sylvia Santana (D–Detroit) invites residents to join her tomorrow for an evening of conversation and community fun at her Summer Fun Day event. The festivities will take place in Rouge Park, located at 21415 Plymouth Road in Detroit, from 7 to 10 p.m.This… Read More


Senate District 3 Update

// on Wed, Aug 11 2021 / Email

August 11, 2021 Friends, Last week was the primary for the November elections. I hope everyone who had an election was able to get out and make their voice heard, whether it was via absentee ballot or at the polls. Read More


[YOU’RE INVITED] Aug. 11 – Disaster Relief Town Hall

// on Tue, Aug 10 2021 / Email

August 10, 2021 Friends, Recent, strong storms caused flooding that resulted in damage to many homes and businesses in the 3rd Senate District. People need relief, and I hope you can join me tomorrow night to learn about resources available… Read More


Santana Invites Residents to Disaster Relief Virtual Town Hall with FEMA

// on Tue, Aug 10 2021 / Media Advisories

DETROIT, Mich. (Aug. 10, 2021) — Sen. Sylvia Santana (D–Detroit) invites residents to join her online on Wednesday, Aug. 11th for a Disaster Relief Town Hall on Facebook. The senator and representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration will discuss what resources… Read More


Senate District 3 Update

// on Fri, Aug 6 2021 / Email

August 7, 2021 Friends,  This week was the primary for the November elections. I hope everyone who had an election was able to get out and make their voice heard, whether it was via absentee ballot or at the polls. Free and fair elections… Read More

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