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Jun 30, 2015 | Patriot Ledger

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch says Iraq must step up in fight against terrorism

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch says the different factions in Iraq must cooperate to combat the Islamic State terrorist groups threatening the region because American forces will not be taking on that fight.

Jun 29, 2015 | Boston Globe

In Middle East, Lynch assesses US fight against ISIS

Lynch, a South Boston Democrat, is traveling through the Middle East this week with US Representative Jim McGovern of Worcester and other members of Congress. Their mission, according to Lynch, is to assess the US fight against the ISIS and the humanitarian impact in Iraq and Syria.

Jun 24, 2015 | The Hill

Lawmakers press Supreme Court for live audio of upcoming decisions

Congressman Lynch joined 14 lawmakers to call for live audio broadcasts of Supreme Court proceedings with the upcoming decisions on same-sex marriage and the Affordable Care Act.

Jun 22, 2015 | NECN

Rep. Lynch Against Proposed Olympic Stadium

Congressman Lynch joins Sue O'Connell on NECN Broadside to discuss the Boston 2024 Olympic bid, the Pope's climate encyclical, the upcoming Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage, and the calls to remove the Confederate flag from the South Carolina Capitol.

Jun 21, 2015

Keller @ Large: Lynch Disappointed In President Over Trade Bill

Congressman Lynch joins Jon Keller to discuss his opposition to fast track for the Trans-Pacific Partnership, his position on the repeal of the medical device tax, and his thoughts on the Boston 2024 Olympic bid.

Jun 13, 2015 | Boston Herald

Trade defeat lauded

Congressman Lynch emphasizes that Congress should not give up its constitutional power to be engaged in the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal process by voting for fast-track authority.

Jun 12, 2015 | Boston Globe

Democrats rebuff Obama on trade plans

Congressman Lynch explains his opposition to fast track for the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

Jun 10, 2015 | Boston Herald

Lynch `skeptical’ more U.S. advisers to Iraq will work

Congressman Lynch said he is skeptical that the decision to send up to 450 more U.S. military advisers to Iraq will make a difference in the fight against the Islamic State.

Jun 2, 2015 | Patriot Ledger

U.S. Rep. Lynch urges release of Sept. 11 report redactions

Congressman Lynch renewed his call for President Obama to make public 28 pages of a Congressional report on the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks that remain classified.

Jun 2, 2015 | Boston Herald

Rand Paul joins Rep. Lynch in fight for 9/11 documents

Senators Rand Paul, Ron Wyden, and Kirsten Gillibrand introduced Senate legislation calling for the declassification of 28 pages of the 9/11 Joint Congressional Inquiry. Congressman Lynch has been advocating for their release since 2013.