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Robert L. Hedlund

Republican — Senator — Plymouth and Norfolk
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Robert L. Hedlund represents Senate District Plymouth and Norfolk in the Massachusetts Senate, is a member of nine committees, and is the primary sponsor of 81 bills.

1998 26249.1
2000 93602.9
2002 133744.32
2004 124245.01
2006 126615.0
2008 66317.0
2010 66221.25
2012 37467.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • State House:

    Room 313C
    Boston, MA 02133
    Phone: 617-722-1646
    Fax: 617-722-1028
  • District Office:

    1267 Washington Street (Route 53)
    East Weymouth, MA 02189
    Phone: 781-340-9866
  • Robert.Hedlund@masenate.gov



News and Blog Coverage

Senate Republican Caucus Urges Gov. Baker to Take Public Transportation Action

Today the Senate Republican Caucus distributed the following press release regarding a letter the caucus sent to Governor Baker urging him to take action on the issues currently hampering the state’s public transportation system: Senate Republican Caucus Urges Gov. Baker to Take Public Transportation Action Caucus Stands with the Administration ...

Senate Republican Caucus Seeks Answers from National Grid on Electric Rate Increases

Today the Senate Republican Caucus, led by Senator Richard Ross, distributed the following press release regarding a letter the caucus sent to Attorney General Martha Coakley and others seeking further review concerning National Grid receiving approval from the Department of Public Utilities (DPU) to raise electric rates for customers. National ...

Senate Republican Caucus Succeeds in Securing DCF Reform in FY’15 State Budget; Measure Aims to Protect Children Under Agency’s Watch

Seeking to address deep concerns regarding those who come into contact with children through the Department of Children and Families (DCF), Senate Minority Leader Bruce Tarr (R-Gloucester), Assistant Minority Leader Robert Hedlund (R-Weymouth), Senate Minority Whip Donald Humason (R-Westfield), and Senator Richard Ross (R-Wrentham), the Ranking Member on the Senate ...

Senate Republican Caucus Seeks Affordable Care Act Amendments in State Budget

Recognizing the harm being inflicted on the Massachusetts economy due to the 2010 enactment of the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA), the Senate Republican Caucus secured two amendments to the Senate’s version of the Fiscal Year 2015 state budget that would study the effects of a medical device tax on ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • H 3055

    An Act relative to license requirements

  • H 1274

    An Act relating to the treatment of elephants

  • H 109

    An Act relative to strengthening public assistance programs

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  • H 2779

    An Act designating the song “Roadrunner” as the official rock song of the Commonwealth

  • H 4232

    An Act relative to preserving a memorial to landing ship tanks in the town of Hingham

  • S 1951

    An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Trina Higgins, an employee of the Trial Court

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