The two-year formal legislative session runs from January of the first year through July 31st of the second year. Over the past two years, the Legislature accomplished a remarkable record, probably the most far-reaching and productive during my time. Here…
The process of crafting Massachusetts’ budget began in January with the Governor’s budget proposal. The House is now developing its budget, to be followed by the Senate’s budget deliberations and ultimately a conference committee to resolve differences between the two.…
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One of the primary ways in which legislators influence state policy on Beacon Hill is through their work as members of committees. During the 2013/2014 legislative session I sat on the Joint Committees on Housing, Health Care Financing, and Municipalities…
January 1, 2014 is the date by which everyone in the United States must have health insurance. Many now find themselves scrambling to get insurance, a process that has proven more complicated than expected. While the challenges of this process are significant, there…
Watch the Rogers Report with guest State Representative Steve Walsh, Chairman of the Joint Committee on Health Care Financing on which Rep. Rogers sits.
In his email newsletter for April, 2013, Representative Rogers discusses his committee assignments, the opportunity to intern in his office, and takes note of a number of events in Belmont, Arlington, and Cambridge.