Recent News

Tax Filing Tips for Seniors

Following is information from the Office of Rep. Hogan about programs and policies that may save our seniors and their families some money during the 2023 tax filing process, including...

In the News: GBH reports on 21st Century Agriculture Commission

GBH News Reporter Sarah Betancourt reported on the sixth hearing held by the Legislature’s 21st Century Agriculture Commission, which focused on the impact that climate change and natural disasters have...

Rep. Hogan honored with Legislator of the Year award from MassNAELA

State Representative Kate Hogan was honored to be recognized with a ‘Legislator of the Year’ award from the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (MassNAELA) for...

Bolton and Stow farmers receive state disaster aid

BOLTON AND STOW FARMERS RECEIVE STATE DISASTER AID  $20 million distributed to Massachusetts farms, including Bolton Spring Farm, Bolton Orchards, Nicewicz Family Farm, Carver Hill Orchard, Honey Pot Hill Orchards,...

Maynard children’s librarian receives House citation

Rep. Hogan was delighted to present a House citation to Maynard Public Library’s Children’s Librarian Mark Malcolm for 25 years of dedicated service to the town and young readers! Mr....

House passes bill to protect against “revenge porn”

The Massachusetts House of Representatives took up and voted to pass H4241 which combines several separate legislative initiatives to help to prevent abuse and exploitation and enhance protections for survivors,...

Rep. Hogan meets with Stow cub scouts

Rep. Hogan was delighted to meet with Stow Cub Scouts, Pack 39, Arrow of Light (and their parents) last week to discuss citizenship and the role of a State Representative. ...

House passes bill requiring paid time off for voting

The Massachusetts House of Representatives passed H.4217, An Act protecting the right to time off for voting, which allows employees whose work schedules don’t permit them to vote during polling...

Future of Transportation in 495/MetroWest

More than 100 people, including local business and higher education professionals and state and local government leaders, attended the 495/MetroWest Partnership’s annual conference, which focused on “The Future of Transportation...

MA Housing Secretary visits Stow for groundbreaking

Rep. Hogan was thrilled to welcome Edward Augustus, Secretary of the Executive Office of Housing and Livable Communities, to the groundbreaking at Elizabeth Brook Apartments in Stow, where the Stow Community Housing...

MA Economic Development Secretary visits Hudson

Secretary Yvonne Hao from the Executive Office of Economic Development (EOED) and members of her team came to Hudson for an announcement of Community One-Stop for Growth program and Downtown...

Supplemental spending bill is signed

On December 4, the Legislature passed, and Governor Healey signed, a supplemental spending bill that enables Massachusetts to close the books on FY23. Included in the bill is funding for...