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Wednesday, August 1st, 2018 @ 12:17PM

Press Release: Legislature approves local option property tax exemption for seniors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                  CONTACT: Katie Babbin, 617-722-2800 x8743 August 1, 2018   Legislature approves local option property tax exemption for seniors Bill allows communities to establish means-tested tax relief programs BOSTON – The House of Representatives has passed legislation allowing cities and towns to establish a means-tested property tax…

Monday, July 30th, 2018 @ 3:05PM

Press Release: Representative Hunt supports enhanced benefits, diversion options for Massachusetts veterans

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                  CONTACT: Katie Babbin, 617-722-2800 x8743 July 30, 2018   Representative Hunt supports enhanced benefits, diversion options for Massachusetts veterans BOSTON – State Representative Randy Hunt, R-Sandwich, has renewed his commitment to Massachusetts veterans by once again backing the passage of the BRAVE Act. Senate Bill 2632,…

Friday, July 27th, 2018 @ 10:08AM

Press Release: Representative Hunt supports bill to protect consumers’ credit information

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Katie Babbin, 617-722-2800 x8743 Representative Hunt supports bill to protect consumers’ credit information BOSTON – The House and Senate have finalized legislation to give Massachusetts residents more control over the use of their personal credit information, along with enhanced protections in the event their information is…

Friday, July 27th, 2018 @ 10:00AM

Press Release: Representative Hunt supports ongoing efforts to address state opioid crisis

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Katie Babbin, 617-722-2800 x8743 JULY 16, 2018 Representative Hunt supports ongoing efforts to address state opioid crisis House bill seeks to build on 2016 law by expanding treatment options BOSTON – In an attempt to address the growing state opioid crisis, State Representative Randy Hunt, R-Sandwich,…

Friday, July 27th, 2018 @ 9:53AM

Press Release: House approves proposal to boost education funding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Katie Babbin, 617-722-2800 x8743 JULY 12, 2018 House approves proposal to boost education funding Bill will help communities address special education, health insurance costs BOSTON – State Representative Randy Hunt, R-Sandwich, is backing a proposal to deliver additional education aid to cities and towns to help…

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018 @ 2:56PM

March 2018 Cord-Cutting Resources

March 2018 Cord-Cutting Workshops: What You Need Background Information State Representatives Randy Hunt (R-Sandwich), Sarah Peake (D-Provincetown), Will Crocker (R-Barnstable), and Tim Whelan (R-Brewster), and state Senator Julian Cyr (D-Truro) are hosting a series of five cord-cutting workshops across Cape Cod. An interactive presentation, created by Randy Hunt, educates Cape…

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 @ 3:00AM

Cape Cod Times Op-Ed: Our hands are not tied when violence is suspected

The following piece was featured in the February 28, 2018 edition of the Cape Cod Times. Opinion: Our hands are not tied when violence is suspected by Randy Hunt Posted Feb 28, 2018 at 3am Parkland, Florida, sadly took its place on a long list of communities that have experienced…

Friday, December 22nd, 2017 @ 4:29PM

The Giants of Sandwich

For your viewing pleasure, Representative Randy Hunt and his wife, Mary, produced a map (below) pinpointing the location of all 66 Sandwich Giants and one particularly well-appointed home referred to as “The Griswold Bonus Stop.” The map includes a suggested route; the legend is in a sequence that will take…

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 @ 1:37PM

PRESS RELEASE: ’17 Brought Perfect Voting Record for Rep. Hunt

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 5, 2017 CONTACT: Matt Liber, 617-722-2396     Rep. Hunt Posts Perfect Voting Score in 2017 Cast votes on all 305 roll calls held in first half of 2017-2018 legislative session; lifetime voting attendance record increases to 99.71%     BOSTON – State Representative Randy…

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 @ 2:36PM

The Enterprise: “Perpetual Problem-Solver: Representative Randy Hunt Keeps Cape Front And Center”

Last week, Enterprise Newspapers’ Steve Withrow stopped by Rep. Hunt’s State House office to interview him for a day-in-the-life feature. The resulting article was included in both The Mashpee Enterprise and The Sandwich Enterprise. The discussion touched on the Representative’s top priorities, which include improving the Commonwealth’s mental health and substance use-related policies;…

Thursday, September 14th, 2017 @ 4:59PM

Press Release: Rep. Hunt Shares Information on Equifax Hacking

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2017 Contact: Matt Liber, 617-722-2396 Rep. Hunt Shares Information on Equifax Hacking BOSTON – The scope of the data breach at Equifax combined with the character of the data stolen amounts to an unprecedented cyber theft affecting 143 million Americans, an estimate provided by the…

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017 @ 4:57PM

Changes to Recreational Marijuana Law Okay’d

On Friday, Governor Baker signed into law a bill altering the state’s marijuana laws approved by voters last November, capping a nearly eight-month debate that has consumed the Legislature. The measure signed into law, H.3818, An Act to ensure safe access to marijuana, was a compromise crafted by a conference…

Friday, July 7th, 2017 @ 1:49PM

The Cord-Cutting Workshops: Articles and Resources

On June 27, Rep. Hunt hosted two workshops at Cape Cod Community College educating consumers on how to save money by exploring lower-cost alternatives to cable or satellite TV through cord-cutting. The workshops stemmed from his efforts to bring residential high-speed internet competition to Cape Cod through a partnership between…

Thursday, June 15th, 2017 @ 4:24PM

Listen: Randy on the Chris Boyd Show 6/10/17

This past Saturday, I joined my good friend Chris Boyd on his financial talk show, Something More with Chris Boyd. We discussed a good number of hot-button issues, including the Safe Communities Act, my “Nip Bill” (H.3528, An Act promoting the proper disposal of miniatures), and the Tax Fairness Commission….

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 @ 5:44PM

UPDATED: Press Release: Bill Combatting “Nip Litter” Set for June 13 Hearing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 7, 2017 CONTACT Matt Liber 617-722-2396 State Rep. Hunt Bill Combatting “Nip Litter” Set for June 13 Hearing BOSTON – One of state Representative Randy Hunt’s (R-Sandwich) most popular bills, H.3528, An Act promoting the proper disposal of miniatures, has received a hearing date of Tuesday,…