News Releases

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]

Apr

11

2019

April 11, 2019

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) announced today his forthcoming legislation which seeks to provide financial assistance to communities adversely impacted by a power plant closure within its jurisdiction.   [Read More]

Apr

09

2019

April 09, 2019

As part of National Crime Victims' Rights Week, the Pennsylvania Senate passed a package of bills today designed to protect crime victims and ensure they have more opportunities to participate in the judicial process, according to State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry), who supported the proposals.   [Read More]

Apr

04

2019

April 04, 2019

With Pennsylvania ranked among the worst states for cybercrime, State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) will be hosting a seminar to help local residents avoid scams and identity theft.   [Read More]

Mar

28

2019

March 28, 2019

Legislation introduced by State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) to ensure that elected officials and public employees who commit job-related felonies are stripped of their taxpayer-funded pension was signed in to law today by Gov. Wolf.   [Read More]

Mar

26

2019

March 26, 2019

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) today announced the approval of $1.3 million in state grants to help pay for three transportation projects in Dauphin County.   [Read More]

Mar

20

2019

March 20, 2019

Legislation introduced by State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) to ensure that public employees who commit job-related felonies are stripped of their taxpayer-funded pension was approved by the Senate today with House amendments and is now on its way to the Governor’s desk.   [Read More]

Mar

19

2019

March 19, 2019

Legislation introduced by State Senator John DiSanto (R-15) to ensure that public employees who commit job-related felonies are stripped of their taxpayer-funded pension was approved today by the House of Representatives.   [Read More]

Mar

12

2019

March 12, 2019

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) commended Chairman Rob Kauffman and the members of the House Judiciary committee for their unanimous passage of SB 113, legislation strengthening Pennsylvania’s Public Employee Pension Forfeiture Act.   [Read More]

Mar

08

2019

March 08, 2019

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) commended PennDOT for dropping its appeal of a January Commonwealth Court decision that threw out PennDOT’s planned Project Labor Agreement (PLA) for the reconstruction of Markley Street in Norristown.   [Read More]

Feb

14

2019

February 14, 2019

State Senators John DiSanto (R-15) and Michele Brooks (R-50) have reintroduced bills to put the brakes on excessive state regulations.   [Read More]

Feb

07

2019

February 07, 2019

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) has been appointed to the State Employees’ Retirement Board and the Pennsylvania Capitol Preservation Committee by Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati.   [Read More]