News Releases

Sep

22

2020

September 22, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) announced today the Senate State Government Committee, which he chairs, approved two important government reform initiatives regarding redistricting standards and congressional term limits.   [Read More]

Sep

21

2020

September 21, 2020

Today the Senate Aging and Youth Committee advanced legislation authored by Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) to strengthen the Commonwealth’s newborn screening program to better protect infants from rare diseases.   [Read More]

Sep

16

2020

September 16, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) announced today the introduction of a concurrent resolution calling for a Convention of States under Article V of the United States Constitution to enact term limits for members of Congress. It complements existing legislative proposals that would establish term limits for members of the state General Assembly.   [Read More]

Sep

14

2020

September 14, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) has introduced a proposal that would allow Pennsylvania residents to vote directly on the elimination of school property taxes through an amendment to the state constitution.   [Read More]

Sep

10

2020

September 10, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) today announced the awarding of Keystone Historic Preservation Grants to support projects in Dauphin and Perry counties.   [Read More]

Sep

09

2020

September 09, 2020

The State Senate approved legislation Tuesday that would establish a grant program to extend deployment of broadband services to underserved areas of the state, according to State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry).   [Read More]

Sep

08

2020

September 08, 2020

Press conference announcing Senate Bill 1281, proposed by Senator Mastriano and Senator Ward, to protect first responders (e.g. tow truck drivers, emergency management services, firefighters, law enforcement, etc.) when they respond to emergency scenes, traffic stops or disabled vehicles on the highway.  This is referred to as the “Steer Clear Law”, which is being rebranded as the “Move Over Law,” Tuesday, September 8 at noon in Soldier's Grove |     [Read More]

Aug

25

2020

August 25, 2020

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) will be hosting a telephone town hall with local residents next Wednesday, September 2, from 6 to 7 p.m.   [Read More]

Aug

24

2020

August 24, 2020

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) will be hosting a virtual Grants and Funding Workshop on September 15 for municipal officials, first responders and non-profit organizations.   [Read More]

Aug

21

2020

August 21, 2020

HARRISBURG – With limitations on indoor events in place as part of COVID-19 mitigation efforts, State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) and the office of U.S. Senator Pat Toomey made house calls today to deliver Korean War medals to area veterans. Senator DiSanto and Larissa Bailey, Central PA Regional Manager for Senator Toomey, presented the Korean […]   [Read More]

Aug

17

2020

August 17, 2020

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) today announced funding to improve local water and sewage treatment systems in Dauphin and Perry counties.   [Read More]

Jul

15

2020

July 15, 2020

Future emergency disaster declarations could not be extended beyond 21 days without legislative approval under a proposed Constitutional Amendment given final approval by the Senate today, according to State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry), who co-sponsored the measure.   [Read More]