Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Update


We’re happy to announce that claimants will be able to file for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) beginning at 8:30am today. They can do so by applying at: PUA is a program open to the following individuals: Self-employed individuals, including gig workers, freelancers, and independent contractors. Those seeking part-time employment. Claimants that have an insufficient […]

April 20, 2020

Non-Essential Businesses Closed Until May 4th


Good evening, The Baker-Polito Administration extended the closure of non-essential businesses until May 4th. The “COVID-19 Essential Services” list has been updated and will go into effect tomorrow, April 1st at noon. To see the full press release as well as the new “COVID-19 Essential Services” list, please click here. I would also like to […]

March 31, 2020

Income Tax Deadline Now Changed to July 15th


A lot of people have been asking about income tax filing so we’re happy to report that we did in fact extend the filing and payment deadline to July 15. This will coincide with the extension of the federal deadline. BOSTON — Governor Charlie Baker, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito, Senate President Karen Spilka and House […]

March 28, 2020

COVID-19 Update


Dear Friends and Neighbors, My office is continuing to closely monitor the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Today I’m writing to provide you with an update on the safety measures the State House is taking and to provide you with resources and information about the COVID-19 pandemic.  As the situation surrounding this infectious disease continues to evolve, […]

March 22, 2020

Rep. Mirra and Rep. Kelcourse Traveled to D.C


“It’s always great to visit our nation’s capital, especially when you get to work on issues that your constituents really care about.” Rep. Mirra and Rep. Kelcourse met with members of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to discuss issues with the Merrimack River and what they can do to work together addressing them.  

March 13, 2020

Information on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)


There have been multiple questions about the Coronavirus outbreak and what to do about it. The risk remains low in Massachusetts, but being proactive and taking preventative steps is important. Make sure to wash your hands with warm soap and water, and stay home if you are feeling sick. To learn more about COVID-19 and […]

March 3, 2020