Entries by Anthony Langone

January – March Legislative Update

I would like to take a few minutes to update you all on the efforts I have made as your State Representative these first few months. It continues to be my honor to serve and I look forward to updating you throughout the year on the efforts I am making on your behalf on Beacon […]

House Passes $135 Million Supplemental Budget; Heating Assistance, Homeless Shelters among key initiatives funded

BOSTON – Representative Richard Haggerty (D-Woburn) joined his colleagues in the Massachusetts House of Representatives to pass a supplemental budget which addresses multiple areas including heating assistance, enhanced support for victims of sexual assault, and programs to help those battling homelessness. The spending bill, approximately $135 million, highlights the House’s ongoing commitment in support of […]

Rep. Haggerty Welcomes Local Veterans’ Service Officer to Annual Legislative Luncheon

BOSTON – Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) recently welcomed Reading Veterans’ Services Officer Kevin Bohmiller to the State House for the 2019 legislative luncheon hosted by the Massachusetts Veterans’ Service Officers Association (MVSOA). This annual event honors the state’s Veterans’ Service Officers for their work and advocacy on behalf of our Commonwealth’s veterans and their […]

Representative Haggerty Accepting Applications for 2019 Spring State House Internships

BOSTON – Representative Richard Haggerty is searching for motivated, civic-minded individuals interested in a Spring internship in his office at the Massachusetts State House. State Representative Haggerty proudly represents the people of the 30th Middlesex District of Massachusetts, which includes the city of Woburn and town of Reading. Interns will have the rewarding opportunity to […]

Rep. Haggerty Welcomes Local Veterans’ Service Officer to Annual Legislative Luncheon

BOSTON – Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) recently welcomed Reading Veterans’ Services Officer Kevin Bohmiller to the State House for the 2019 legislative luncheon hosted by the Massachusetts Veterans’ Service Officers Association (MVSOA). This annual event honors the state’s Veterans’ Service Officers for their work and advocacy on behalf of our Commonwealth’s veterans and their […]

State Lawmakers Call For Heating Assistance To Support Low Income Families As Federal Funds Lag

BOSTON – Last week, state lawmakers sent a letter to Governor Charlie Baker, urging him to assist residents at risk from a federal funding shortfall in the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), which serves 160,000 households in the commonwealth. More than 70 House and Senate members, including Representative Rich Haggerty (D-Woburn) and Representative Michelle […]

Reading Awarded $6,954 in State Fire Safety Grants

BOSTON – Reading has been awarded $6,954 in fire safety grant funding by the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security’s Department of Fire Services for Fiscal Year 2019. The Reading Fire Department will receive $4,354 for the Student Awareness of Fire Education (S.A.F.E.) program, which teaches students in grades K-12 about the dangers of […]

Rep. Elect Haggerty Announces Office Staff Appointment

BOSTON – The Office of State Representative Elect Richard M. Haggerty has announced the hiring of Woburn native Anthony Langone as Legislative Aide upon assuming office on January 2, 2019. “Anthony will be a terrific addition to our team and puts us in a great position to hit the ground running on day one. He […]