Entries by Rich Haggerty

Representative Haggerty attends the NuPath Job Camp Graduation

  Representative Haggerty speaking at the NuPath Job Camp Graduation WOBURN – Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) recently spoke at the annual NuPath Job Camp Graduation ceremony. He praised the graduates for their hard work and determination in completing the rigorous 9-month program. Representative Haggerty also commended NuPath for their important work in the community. […]

Representative Haggerty attends Woburn Memorial High School Civics Project Showcase

Representative Haggerty speaking to WMHS students at the Civics Project Showcase WOBURN – Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) recently attended the annual Civics Project Showcase at Woburn Memorial High School (WMHS). The event highlighted the outstanding work of students who participated in the school’s civics education program. “The Civics Showcase never fails to impress me […]

Representative Haggerty attends Woburn’s Wear Orange Event

WOBURN – State Rep. Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) joined Woburn Mayor Michael Concannon, members of Woburn City Council and School Committee, and Woburn Memorial High School students for the city’s Wear Orange proclamation reading. The event, held in honor of victims and survivors of gun violence, aimed to raise awareness about this pressing issue, promote […]

Reading awarded $8,100 in state fire safety grants

BOSTON – House Minority Leader Bradley H. Jones, Jr. (R-North Reading), State Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) and State Senator Jason M. Lewis (D-Winchester) joined with Reading Fire Chief Gregory Burns this week to announce the Reading Fire Department has been awarded $8,100 in state grants to provide fire safety outreach to local students and […]

Woburn awarded $9,800 in Students Awareness of Fire Education (SAFE) and Senior SAFE Grants

BOSTON – Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) is pleased to announce that the Woburn Fire Department (WFD), thanks to WFD’s efforts, has been awarded a $7,200 FY24 Student Awareness of Fire Education (SAFE) Grant and a $2,600 Senior SAFE Grant, totaling $9,800, from the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security’s (EOPSS’s) Department of Fire […]

Massachusetts House passes Major Health Care Legislation

BOSTON – State Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) was pleased to join his colleagues in the House of Representatives to pass “An Act enhancing the market review process”. The comprehensive legislation aims to restore stability to the health care system, bolster accountability within the industry, and control health care spending to ensure that everyone in […]

Massachusetts House passes Landmark Veterans Legislation

BOSTON – State Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) was proud to join his colleagues in the House of Representatives to pass “An Act honoring, empowering, and recognizing our servicemembers and veterans (HERO Act). The bill honors veterans in Massachusetts by broadening the definition of a veteran, increasing tax credits and state benefits that they are […]

Massachusetts House passes Information Technology Bond Bill

BOSTON – State Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) joined his colleagues in the House of Representatives to pass Bill H.4642 ‘An Act to provide for the future information technology needs of Massachusetts’, also known as the FutureTech Act. The bill authorizes $1.23 billion in bonded spending and utilizes an additional $400 million in anticipated federal […]

Representative Haggerty meets with Saheli

WOBURN – State Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) recently met with the management of Woburn Saheli for an informational session about the organization’s important work. The meeting focused on Saheli’s background and the vital role it plays in providing essential, non-judgmental, and culturally sensitive to domestic and sexual violence victims. “I was impressed by the […]