Josh's News Blog

  • Fuel Assistance Information: Preparing for Winter

    In preparing for winter, there are several helpful programs offered through the Massachusetts Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development to assist eligible families in keeping their homes warm. Below find details and links to the various programs, as well as...

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  • Local priorities restored in budget

    Today we are taking up veto overrides at the State House. I'm pleased to report that we have restored funding in FY18 budget for several local priorities of mine: $20,000 for Wampatuck Pond testing in Hanson, $25,000 for the Pembroke...

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  • MEMA Update on Tropical Storm Jose

    We're still tracking Hurricane Jose. The storm is expected to continue pushing further east away into Thursday per MEMA. Generally, our area will experience conditions similar to a strong nor’easter. Here's more detail from this morning's report:

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  • Hurrican Harvey: How You Can Help

    Hurricane Harvey has devastated parts of Texas over the past few days. Several folks are looking for ways to help here from Massachusetts. If you would like to help but aren't sure where to turn, below are some useful links to various...

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  • Legislature Passes Pregnant Workers Fairness Act

    The Massachusetts Legislature has passed the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act which guarantees reasonable accommodations and safety measures for pregnant workers. The legislation makes it illegal for an employer to discriminate against, refuse to employ, or terminate an individual due...

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  • Legislature Passes Comprehensive Marijuana Legislation

    The Massachusetts Legislature has passed a bill to fully implements consumer access to adult-use marijuana while creating a robust public health and safety framework.

    This legislation maintains the personal use provisions outlined in the 2016 ballot initiative. Adults 21 and...

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  • Legislature Passes Balanced FY18 Budget

    The Massachusetts Legislature recently passed a fiscally-responsible $40.2 billion FY18 budget. The bill puts a premium on protecting vulnerable residents through investments in early education and care (EEC), substance addiction initiatives, homelessness programs, and funding to help individuals with developmental...

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  • House Passes Comprehensive Marijuana Legislation

    The Mass. House has passed legislation that fully implements consumer access to adult-use marijuana while creating a robust public health and safety framework. It also sets a balanced tax rate to ensure that the costs associated with this new industry...

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  • James “Tiny” Brown Memorial Square dedication

    Rep. Josh S. Cutler, Sen. Vinny deMacedo & Pembroke Board of Selectmen cordially invite you to the dedication of

    James “Tiny” Brown Memorial Square

    Friday, June 23, 2017
    10:00 o’clock

    at the corner of Route 53 & Route 14


    with special guest

    Mr. Jonathan...

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  • Duxbury Memorial Day Essay Contest

    Are you a high school student interested in writing and memorial day? Are you looking for possible scholarship's as you approach college?

    Attention all High School Students

    Memorial Day Essay Contest

    The essay contest is open to all High School...

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  • My testimony of Offshore Tax Haven bill

    Rep. Jay Kaufman, Chairman
    Sen. Michael Brady, Chairman
    Joint Committee on Revenue

    RE: House Bill No. 1501, An Act relative to closing off-shore tax haven loopholes

    Dear Chairman Kaufman and Chairman Brady,

    I write in support of the above legislation which...

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  • Overview of House budget for FY18

    The Massachusetts House of Representatives this week passed a $40.4 billion FY18 budget which represents a commitment to fiscal responsibility. The spending bill protects vulnerable residents through investments in early education and care (EEC), substance addiction initiatives, homelessness programs, and...

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  • House approves FY18 state budget

    The House finished debate on the FY18 state budget this week. Here is a quick (sort of!) recap of some highlights and the process.

    The House budget, approved on a bipartisan and nearly unanimous vote (159-1) totals $40.41 billion, an...

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  • Rep. Cutler hosts 'We're all in this together" forum

    Rep. Josh S. Cutler, in partnership with the Pembroke Council on Aging, is pleased to host “We Are All In This Together”, a human services forum. The event will be held Friday, April 28 at the Pembroke Council on Aging...

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  • Legislature passes measure boosting human services funding

    Legislature Passes Spending Bill with a Focus on Supporting Those Most in Need
    Invests in behavioral health, DCF and the families of first responders

    The Massachusetts Legislature to pass a supplemental budget that makes crucial investments to...

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