Rep. Crocker supports designating Juneteenth Independence Day as an official state holiday

A press release from the Office of State Representative Will Crocker details the unanimous passage on an amendment to H.4802, which would designate Juneteenth Independence Day as an official holiday in the Commonwealth.  Continue reading

2 Barnstable Women Named 2020 Commonwealth Heroines

A Barnstable Patch article written by Jimmy Bentley on June 24th, 2020 details the 2020 Commonwealth Heroines award ceremony, where Lynne Poyant of Hyannis and Wendy Northcross of West Barnstable were both named as Commonwealth Heroines. Lynne was nominated by Representative Crocker. Continue reading

Rep. Crocker Nominates Lynne Poyant of Hyannis as Commonwealth Heroine

A press release from the Office of State Representative Will Crocker announces Hyannis resident, Lynne Poyant, was named as a 2020 Commonwealth Heroine by Representative Crocker.  Continue reading

House approves bill offering expanded 2020 voting options

A Barnstable Patriot article written on June 7, 2020 details the passage of H.4768, which expands voting options for the 2020 state and municipal elections. The bill still requires Senate approval. Continue reading

House Approves Expanded Mail-In and Early Voting Legislation

A CapeCod.com article written on June 8, 2020 by Grady Culhane details the passage of H.4768, which expands voting options for the 2020 state and municipal elections. The bill still requires Senate approval. Continue reading

Massachusetts House Approves Restaurant Relief Act

A CapeCod.com article written on June 6, 2020 by Luke Leitner details the passage of legislation that authorizes restaurants to begin offering mixed drinks with food takeout orders, to provide expanded outdoor table service with alcohol, subject to local approval, and allow restaurants to delay the filing of meals tax payments collected this year, while capping the fees charged by third-party delivery service companies for online food orders. The bill still requires Senate approval. Continue reading

House approves, sends Restaurant Relief Act to Senate

A Barnstable Patriot article written on June 4, 2020 details the passage of legislation that authorizes restaurants to begin offering mixed drinks with food takeout orders, to provide expanded outdoor table service with alcohol, subject to local approval, and allow restaurants to delay the filing of meals tax payments collected this year, while capping the fees charged by third-party delivery service companies for online food orders. The bill still requires Senate approval. Continue reading

House approves bill offering expanded voting options for 2020 state and municipal elections

A press release from the Office of State Representative Will Crocker details the passage of H.4768, An Act relative to voting options in response to COVID-19, which expands voting options for the 2020 state and municipal elections. The bill still requires Senate approval. Continue reading

House approves Restaurant Relief Act to assist Massachusetts businesses during COVID-19 pandemic

A press release from the Office of State Representative Will Crocker details the passage of legislation that authorizes restaurants to begin offering mixed drinks with food takeout orders, to provide expanded outdoor table service with alcohol, subject to local approval, and allow restaurants to delay the filing of meals tax payments collected this year, while capping the fees charged by third-party delivery service companies for online food orders. The bill still requires Senate approval. Continue reading

Rep. Crocker and Barnstable Youth Advisory Commission Host Successful Blood Drive

A press release from the Office of State Representative Will Crocker shares the details of the successful blood drive hosted in partnership with Representative Crocker, the Barnstable Youth Advisory Commission, and the American Red Cross of Massachusetts.  Continue reading