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.
The United States House of Representatives unanimously passed the bipartisan Veterans Day Moment of Silence Act under unanimous consent.
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.
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.
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.
The Massachusetts Congressional delegation is urging U.S. House Science Committee Chairman Lamar Smith to cease House Republicans’ blatant abuse of congressional subpoena authority in an effort to deny the causes of global climate change.
Congressman Lynch called on House and Senate leadership to reconvene Congress in order to address the emergency Zika virus funding request submitted by President Obama in February.
Rep. Cummings and Rep. Lynch released a report they requested from the Government Accountability Office finding that telework results in significant cost savings and reduced carbon dioxide emissions across federal agencies.
House Members Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Expand Whistleblower Protections for Federal Contractors
Reps. Elijah E. Cummings, Jason Chaffetz, John D. Conyers, Jr., Stephen F. Lynch, and Hakeem Jeffries, introduced H. R. 5920, the Whistleblower Protections for Contractors Act.
Congressman Stephen F. Lynch released the following statement in response to the decision to declassify the 28 pages of the 9/11 Joint Congressional Inquiry.