Press Releases

Nov 28, 2016

Congressman Lynch Endorses Congressman Tim Ryan for Democratic Leader

Congressman Stephen F. Lynch (D-Boston) released the following statement regarding his endorsement of Congressman Tim Ryan of Ohio for Democratic Leader.

Nov 18, 2016

Lynch Again Calls on FERC to Halt Pipeline Projects in West Roxbury and Weymouth Following Pipeline Explosions

In the wake of the recent fatal natural gas pipeline explosion in Canton, Illinois, Congressman Lynch called on FERC to halt the permitting process and construction for the proposed Spectra pipelines in West Roxbury and Weymouth, Massachusetts.

Nov 2, 2016

Lynch Calls on FERC to Halt Pipeline Projects in West Roxbury and Weymouth Following Pipeline Explosions

In the wake of the recent fatal pipeline explosion in Alabama, Congressman Stephen F. Lynch called on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to halt the permitting process and construction for the proposed Spectra pipelines in West Roxbury and Weymouth, Massachusetts.

Oct 28, 2016

Rep. Lynch Announces $1.68M in Federal Funding for Scituate Seawall

Congressman Stephen F. Lynch (D-Boston) announced nearly $1.7 million in federal funding for the Town of Scituate to fortify the Third Cliff seawall.

Oct 17, 2016

Lynch Leads Letter Calling for Massachusetts to End Business Dealings with Wells Fargo

Congressman Lynch and members of the Massachusetts Congressional delegation sent a letter to Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah Goldberg calling for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to end any business arrangements with Wells Fargo.

Sep 28, 2016

EpiPen investigation shows need for greater pricing transparency, other reforms

Issues: Health Care

Congressman Lynch wrote an op-ed for The Hill highlighting the need for greater pricing transparency and other reforms in the wake of Mylan's EpiPen price hikes.

Sep 28, 2016

House Passes Veterans Day Moment of Silence Legislation

The United States House of Representatives unanimously passed the bipartisan Veterans Day Moment of Silence Act under unanimous consent.

Sep 13, 2016

Lynch to Host Information Session on Service Academies on October 2

On Sunday, October 2, Congressman Lynch will host an information session for all high school students in the Eighth Congressional District interested in applying to one of the United States Service Academies.

Sep 9, 2016

Lynch, Warren, Markey Announce $4.2 Million in Grant Funding for Quincy Center MBTA Station

Congressman Lynch and U.S. Senators Warren and Markey announced that the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority will receive $4.2M in grant funding through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Buses and Bus Facilities Competitive Grant Program.

Sep 1, 2016

Lynch Calls for Oversight Hearing on Dramatic Price Increase for EpiPens

Congressman Lynch called on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee to hold a hearing to examine Mylan’s pricing practices after the dramatic cost increase for the EpiPen.

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