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Oct 24, 2016 | The Patriot Ledger

Legislators want residents to have say in search for quieter skies

The town’s Congressional representatives want residents dealing with constant airplane noise to have a seat at the table when it comes to discussing potential alternatives.

Oct 18, 2016 | Boston Globe

Mass. treasurer will remove Wells Fargo from list of approved debt underwriters

Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah Goldberg said Wells Fargo will be banned from handling the state’s main bond issues for one year, after Congressman Lynch asked her to cut off business with the troubled banking giant.

Oct 17, 2016 | MassLive

Massachusetts should end any business arrangements with Wells Fargo, Congressmen James McGovern and Stephen Lynch say

In a letter to state Treasurer Deb Goldberg, a fellow Democrat, Congressman Stephen Lynch and Congressman Michael Capuano, who both represent the Boston area, joined Congresswoman Katherine Clark of Melrose and Congressman James McGovern of Worcester in calling for the end to business arrangements with Wells Fargo.

Oct 13, 2016 | WBZ News Radio 1030

NightSide – Mayor Walsh And Congressman Lynch In Studio

It’s the second Wednesday of the month, which means Boston Mayor Marty Walsh joins Dan in the NightSide studio to take your calls and answer your questions! This month, Mayor Walsh will be joined by special guest U.S. Representative Stephen Lynch for the segment!

Oct 11, 2016 | Boston Globe

Officials will study plane noise after complaints about Logan

US Representative Stephen Lynch, a Democrat from South Boston who has been sharply critical of the FAA, characterized the response as “baby steps.”

Oct 8, 2016 | Boston Globe

A 6-year bid for a moment of silence for veterans

Issues: Veterans

A bill to establish the national observance has cleared Congress and been sent to the White House, where President Obama is expected to sign it into law.

Oct 7, 2016 | Fox 25 Boston

Massport, FAA announce plans to study noise surrounding Logan

After years of the constant roar of planes overhead, some local towns may finally be a small step closer to getting some relief.

Oct 7, 2016 | Patriot Ledger

FAA. Massport agree to work on airplane noise solutions

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-Boston, urged the agencies to engage with Milton, Hull, South Boston and Dorchester residents who are “dealing with a disproportionate burden of airplane noise.”

Sep 28, 2016 | LA Times

Lawmakers press Fed chief Janet Yellen to punish Wells Fargo for fake accounts scandal

Rep. Lynch criticized the recent $185-million settlement with Wells Fargo that ended investigations into the scandal by Los Angeles City Atty. Mike Feuer, the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau because the bank did not admit any wrongdoing.

Sep 26, 2016 | Cape Cod Times

Legislators push for Pilgrim upgrades

Issues: Energy & Environment

The Massachusetts Congressional Delegation has added its voice to those calling on federal regulators to reject a request from the owner of the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station to extend a deadline on critical safety vent upgrades mandated in response to the 2011 Fukushima disaster.