Task force: Education, support needed for correctional officers

A State House News Service article written by Chris Lisinski on August 20, 2019 discusses the state's Special Commission to Study Suicide Prevention Among Correctional Officers. The Commission recently passed in their findings. Representative Crocker was an appointed member of the Commission. Continue reading

Rep. Crocker Participates in Commission to Study Correctional Officers’ Mental Health

A CapeCodToday article written on August 20, 2019 highlights Representative Crocker's participation in the state's Special Commission to Study Suicide Prevention Among Correctional Officers. Continue reading

K9 cops deserve our support

The Boston Herald editorial board announces it's support for H.2037, An Act providing for the care and transportation of police dogs injured in the line of duty. H.2037, known as Nero's Bill, was filed by State Representative Will Crocker. Continue reading

Police dogs deserve emergency medical care

The Boston Globe editorial board announces it's support for H.2037, An Act providing for the care and transportation of police dogs injured in the line of duty. H.2037, known as Nero's Bill, was filed by State Representative Will Crocker. Continue reading

Vineyard Wind Legislation Signed into Law

A CapeCodToday article written on July 31, 2019 shares the news that H.1771, An Act Authorizing the Town of Barnstable to Grant an Easement to Vineyard Wind, LLC, was signed into law by Governor Charlie Baker on July 31, 2019. H.1771 had bi-partisan support and passed unanimously in both chambers. With the passing and signing of this bill, Vineyard Wind will become the United States’ first large-scale offshore wind farm. Continue reading

State Rep. Will Crocker Surveys Storm Damage with Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

A CapeCod.com article written by Justin Saunders on July 24, 2019 details Lt. Governor Karyn Polito's visit to Cape Cod following the tornadoes. Lt. Governor Polito was accompanied by Rep. William Crocker during her tour of the storm damage.  Continue reading

State lawmakers advance Vineyard Wind project

A Barnstable Patriot article written on July 23, 2019 details the passage of H.1771, An Act authorizing the town of Barnstable to grant an easement to Vineyard Wind LLC. The bill, which was filed by Representative Will Crocker, was passed unanimously in both chambers of the Legislature and would allow for the town of Barnstable to grant a land easement to Vineyard Wind as part of a wind farm project off of Martha's Vineyard.  Continue reading

Massachusetts Legislature Passes Bipartisan Bill to Advance Vineyard Wind Project

A CapeCodToday article written on July 23, 2019 details the passage of H.1771, An Act authorizing the town of Barnstable to grant an easement to Vineyard Wind LLC. The bill, which was filed by Representative Will Crocker, was passed unanimously in both chambers of the Legislature.  Continue reading

Bill to provide better care for police dogs gains support on Beacon Hill

A WWLP 22 News story covered by Jodi Reed on July 18, 2019 discusses Nero's Bill and the bill's support on Beacon Hill. Continue reading

Nero's Bill: Mass. Proposal Would Let EMTs Treat Injured Police Dogs

An Associated Press article written on July 18, 2019 discusses Nero's bill, which would allow for the treatment and transportation of police K9s injured in the line of duty. The bill was filed by Rep. Will Crocker. Continue reading