News Releases

Jun

24

2019

June 24, 2019

The Pennsylvania Senate today unanimously approved Senator John DiSanto’s (Dauphin/Perry) legislation that will re-establish adoption subsidies for foster youth as well as a resolution urging the federal government to improve and reform the delivery of health care for veterans.   [Read More]

Jun

07

2019

June 07, 2019

In Pennsylvania’s prisons, we offer a number of rehabilitative and job training programs to ensure that incarcerated individuals are equipped with the skills they need to obtain employment when they’re released.   [Read More]

Jun

06

2019

June 06, 2019

Members of the Criminal Justice Reform Caucus will highlight the importance of re-entry and re-integration programs during a news conference on June 10 in the Media Center at the Capitol Building in Harrisburg at 10 a.m.   [Read More]

Jun

03

2019

June 03, 2019

As Chairman of the Senate Aging & Youth Committee, Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) held a voting meeting to consider bills that will re-establish adoption subsidies for foster youth as well as proposals to further assist Pennsylvania seniors with the cost of prescription medications.   [Read More]

May

22

2019

May 22, 2019

enators John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) and Judy Schwank (Berks) and Representatives Sheryl Delozier (Cumberland) and Jordan Harris (Philadelphia) have jointly introduced Senate Bill 637 and House Bill 1477 to remove employment barriers for formerly convicted individuals.     [Read More]

May

17

2019

May 17, 2019

Press conference to announce introduction of Senate Bill 637, bipartisan legislation intended to remove employment barriers for ex-offenders.     [Read More]

May

16

2019

May 16, 2019

Five schools in and around the 15th Senatorial District received state grants to bolster school breakfast programs, Senator John DiSanto (R-15) said today.   [Read More]

May

08

2019

May 08, 2019

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) supported passage of a package of bills this week that would help Pennsylvania agricultural operations remain competitive and profitable for current and future generations of farmers.   [Read More]

May

02

2019

May 02, 2019

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) today announced the approval of competitively awarded school safety and community violence reduction grants for the 15th Senatorial District.   [Read More]

May

01

2019

May 01, 2019

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) today announced district semifinalists for the “Talk to Your State Senator” statewide video competition focusing on improving school safety. Middle and high school students were encouraged to submit video entries with their suggestions for addressing this issue.   [Read More]

Apr

29

2019

April 29, 2019

As Chairman of the Senate Aging & Youth Committee, Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) convened a joint public hearing today with the House of Representatives concerning the Office of State Inspector General (OSIG) investigation into the Pennsylvania Department of Aging’s (PDA) protective services system.   [Read More]

Apr

26

2019

April 26, 2019

The Senate Aging and Youth Committee, chaired by Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry), will hold a joint public hearing next week with the House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee on the county based system for monitoring elder abuse in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]