News Releases

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]

Feb

05

2019

February 05, 2019

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) today stressed the importance of holding down state spending and making government operate more efficiently as Governor Tom Wolf unveiled a $34.1 billion General Fund budget.   [Read More]

Feb

04

2019

February 04, 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 unanimously approved today by the Senate and now goes to the House of Representatives for consideration.     [Read More]

Jan

30

2019

January 30, 2019

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) today announced the approval of more than $13 million in assistance for Lower Paxton Township sewer upgrades and nearly $2 million in aid for a Halifax Borough drainage project.   [Read More]

Jan

29

2019

January 29, 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 Tuesday by the Senate Finance Committee in a unanimous, bipartisan vote.   [Read More]

Jan

23

2019

January 23, 2019

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) has reintroduced legislation ensuring public officials and employees who commit job-related felonies are stripped of their taxpayer-funded pensions.   [Read More]

Jan

18

2019

January 18, 2019

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry), along with State Senator Mike Folmer (Lebanon/Dauphin/York), visited the Central Dauphin School District on Thursday, January 17, 2019 to learn more about the district’s educational programming and participate in a discussion with school administrators about the district’s budget, technology, pupil services and challenges for which the state could provide help.   [Read More]