Born in New York City, Hogan attended both parochial and public schools.
He served as a member of the 13th Regiment, New York National Guard from 1889 to 1898. From 1914 to 1920 he served on the New York City Board of Aldermen.
He served as delegate to the Republican State conventions in 1914, 1918, 1920, 1922, 1924, and 1926.
He engaged in the management of a transportation business in New York City.
Hogan was appointed Collector of the Port of New York. In 1935, he was accused of accepting bribes from a smuggling ring bringing illegal alien immigrants into the United States. He was convicted and sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison.
- Hogan Convicted of Taking Bribes, N.Y. Times, Oct. 16, 1935.
- Hogan on Stand Recants Denial, N.Y. Times, Oct. 15, 1935.
- "Hogan Convicted of Taking Bribes; Ex-Representative Gets Year and a Day in Prison in Naturalization Fraud Case". The New York Times. October 16, 1935. p. 19.
- United States Congress. "Michael J. Hogan (id: H000693)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
|Preceded by |
James P. Maher
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives |
from New York's 7th congressional district
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