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Apr 20, 2017 | Patriot Ledger

Weymouth project to provide housing to six veterans

Issues: Veterans

Some of the officials who spoke of the project’s significance included Robert Corley, the nonprofit’s executive director; Weymouth Mayor Robert Hedlund; Weymouth Planning Director Bob Luongo and U.S. Congressman Stephen Lynch, D-South Boston. Lynch said the country needs stable and affordable housing for veterans now more than ever due to the prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injuries. He said he saw that need that during a recent visit to Iraq, where he met a service member on his ninth tour of active duty.

Apr 14, 2017 | U.S. Army

Congressional delegation visits Camp Arifjan

Congressmen from three states visited Soldiers from their congressional districts serving here to receive an update on the fight against ISIS.

Apr 11, 2017 | Patriot Ledger

Congressman Lynch says U.S. troops, officials in Iraq and Kuwait support strikes in Syria

In a telephone interview Monday from Baghdad, the South Boston Democrat said he and other members of a congressional delegation were about to depart for Iraq on Friday when they learned of the U.S. missile attack on an air base where officials say the Syrian military launched a deadly chemical attack days prior.

Apr 11, 2017 | Boston Herald

Stephen Lynch in Iraq says U.S. lauded for bombing Syria

U.S. Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, on a fact-finding mission to Iraq, reports that U.S. allies in the region strongly back the Trump administration’s tough stance against Syrian dictator Bashar Assad after last week’s chemical attack on civilians.

Apr 8, 2017 | Kuwait Times

Kuwait singular in helping far-flung Syrian refugees: US Congressman

When talking about helping far-flung Syrian refugees, Kuwait has been ‘singular’ in terms of its generosity, US Congressman Stephen Lynch said yesterday. “Going beyond your borders to help people in tough situations… as I have seen in refugee camps in southern Turkey, Jordan and Lebanon, the people of Kuwait has been so generous with humanitarian aid that I thought it was important to come and say ‘thank you’,” Lynch, a Democrat representing the State of Massachusetts said in an exclusive interview.

Mar 24, 2017 | Walpole Times

Walpole resident appointed to United States Naval Academy

Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, D-Boston, recently announced the nomination of Eric Piccolo, of Walpole, for appointment to the United States Naval Academy.

Mar 24, 2017 | WBZ-TV

Lynch: GOP Health Care Bill ‘Not Even In Print And They Want Us To Vote On It’

Issues: Health Care

For Massachusetts Rep. Stephen Lynch opposition to it goes beyond the deep cuts it makes in Medicaid and Medicare.

Mar 24, 2017 | WHDH Seven News

Mass. representatives show opposition to Trump’s healthcare bill

Issues: Health Care

The Massachusetts delegation says it is united in their opposition to Trump’s healthcare bill.

Mar 21, 2017

Massachusetts Dems call for apology from Trump over wiretapping claims

Massachusetts Democrats are calling for President Donald Trump to apologize to President Barack Obama for accusing him of wiretapping Trump Tower.

Mar 15, 2017 | WGBH News

Rep. Lynch: Health Care Vote Will Come Down To The Wire

Congressman Lynch joined Jim Braude and Margery Eagan on Boston Public Radio to discuss the St. Patrick's Day Parade, why he will vote against the Republican healthcare bill, and other issues.

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