News Releases

Apr

01

2020

April 01, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) announced today that, for the third year in a row, he will donate the cumulative total of his cost-of-living increase granted to legislators automatically each year.   [Read More]

Mar

15

2020

March 15, 2020

In order to help contain the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus and protect the health and safety of local residents and office staff, Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) announced today that his New Bloomfield office will be temporarily closed for in-person meetings, effective Monday, March 16. Also, all mobile outreach office hours will be discontinued until further notice. Governor Wolf has also closed the State Capitol to the public.   [Read More]

Feb

27

2020

February 27, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) said today that more than $1 million in School Safety and Security Program grants have been awarded to 13 school districts in the 15th Senatorial District.   [Read More]

Feb

19

2020

February 19, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) has introduced bipartisan legislation to expand Pennsylvania’s Income Tax Forgiveness Program to assist low-income working families and retirees struggling to make ends meet.   [Read More]

Feb

10

2020

February 10, 2020

The Senate Majority Policy Committee will hold a public workshop with various stakeholders to discuss school property tax elimination. The public is invited to attend.   [Read More]

Feb

04

2020

February 04, 2020

Today Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) joined his colleagues in a joint session of the General Assembly for the unveiling of Governor Wolf’s state budget for Fiscal Year 2020-21.   [Read More]

Jan

30

2020

January 30, 2020

At the request of Senator John DiSanto (R-Dauphin/Perry), the Senate Majority Policy Committee will meet in Marysville in Perry County to review school property tax elimination efforts. This event will take place on Wednesday, February 12 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Marysville Lions Club.   [Read More]

Jan

27

2020

January 27, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) has been appointed Chairman of the Senate State Government Committee for the remainder of the 2019-20 legislative session by Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati.   [Read More]

Jan

27

2020

January 27, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (R-15) held a news conference today, January 27, 2020 at 12 noon in the Capitol Media Center to discuss School Choice Week.   [Read More]

Jan

16

2020

January 16, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) announced today his Senate Bill 983 which seeks to strengthen the Commonwealth’s newborn screening program to better protect infants from rare diseases.   [Read More]

Jan

15

2020

January 15, 2020

January 9, 2020 PennLive Editorial Board Via: letters@pennlive.com Dear Editors, As a longtime proponent and co-sponsor of the Taxpayer Protection Act, I commend the PennLive Editorial Board for its Jan. 8 endorsement of more transparent budgeting and spending limits for state government. Pennsylvania’s exodus of highly-educated young people is well documented as they seek opportunities […]   [Read More]

Dec

18

2019

December 18, 2019

The Senate gave final approval to two bills today that would strengthen the criminal justice system and reduce costs to taxpayers, according to Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry), who supported the bills.   [Read More]