Congressman Lynch paid respects to the Emir of Kuwait Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jabir al-Sabah at a memorial in Kuwait City.
Congressman Lynch released a statement on the Supreme Court decision on marriage equality.
NOAA recommended over $25 million in funding to be awarded to 88 projects under the FY14-15 Saltonstall-Kennedy Grants Program. Of that amount, the greater Atlantic region would receive over $8.8 million. Massachusetts would receive approximately $3 million from the greater Atlantic portion.
Chairman Mike Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and Ranking Member Stephen F. Lynch (D-MA) together held the third hearing of the Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing, focusing on the threats posed by terror organizations acting within or against the United States’ financial sector.
Congressman Lynch voted against fast-track because he believes that the Trans-Pacific Partnership is on the wrong track and Congress should not give up its constitutional power to be engaged in the process.
Rep. Lynch Joins Sen. Paul to Unveil the Bipartisan “Transparency for the Families of 9/11 Victims and Survivors Act”
Congressman Lynch joined Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), Congressman Walter Jones (R-NC), Congressman Thomas Massie (R-KY), and former Senator Bob Graham (D-FL) to announce bipartisan legislation requiring the declassification of the 28 pages.
Congressman Lynch joined Congressman Bill Keating (MA-09) and Congressman Seth Moulton (MA-06) in introducing a fisheries amendment to H.R. 1335, the Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act.
Today, Congressman Lynch called on the Committee on Financial Services to examine current lapses in the federal oversight of equity markets in light of recent allegations surrounding the May 2010 Flash Crash.
Chairman Mike Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and Ranking Member Stephen F. Lynch (D-MA) together held the second hearing of the Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing, focusing on the intersection of organized crime, corruption and international terrorism.
Congressman Stephen F. Lynch (D-MA) recently introduced H.R. 2175, the FEHBP Prescription Drug Oversight & Cost Savings Act. The bill would improve federal oversight of the prescription drug benefits available to federal workers, retirees, and their families through the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP).