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Jun 24, 2017

Stephen Lynch: Reduce cost on health plans

The proposed Republican health care bill released by Senate leadership this week will “kill Massachusetts” without addressing any of the real flaws in Obamacare, Congressman Stephen Lynch said yesterday.

May 5, 2017

Massachusetts reps blast health bill

Massachusetts congressmen are blasting the healthcare bill passed yesterday by the Republican-majority House of Representatives, warning of the effect on veterans and others The American Health Care Act would prevent veterans eligible for VA health care from getting crucial tax credits if they are forced to buy outside insurance, U.S. Congressman Stephen told Boston Herald Radio this morning.

May 5, 2017

MA: Congressman Stephen Lynch Decries Healthcare Bill

House Republicans passed the American Health Care Act which is designed to replace the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, with a 217-213 vote. While Republicans celebrated with a Rose Garden ceremony Democratic representatives like Congressman Stephen Lynch decried the bill.

May 5, 2017

Congressman Lynch Joins Kim and VB

The day after the House of Representatives met to approve on the Republicans healthcare bill, Congressman Stephen Lynch joined the morning show to talk about the healthcare bill and the differences he sees between the Affordable Care Act and the Reps new proposed bill.

May 4, 2017

Massachusetts lawmakers, health care groups decry passage of House GOP's Obamacare repeal plan

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-South Boston, meanwhile, said he's "very concerned about the impact of this proposal on families in Massachusetts and across the country."

May 4, 2017

Mass. backlash as US House approves Trumpcare

Local reactions poured in after the vote:C ongressman Stephen Lynch: "I remain strongly opposed to TrumpCare and I am disappointed that yet again House Republican leadership rushed their proposal to the Floor without hearings, time for public input, or an estimate of what this will cost average families."

May 4, 2017

Lawmakers Sound Off on Health Care Vote

Congressman Stephen F. Lynch (D-Boston) said in a statement, "This proposal would hurt retirees’ access to healthcare by weakening Medicare and by dramatically increasing costs for individuals over age 50. And TrumpCare does nothing to address the rising cost of prescription drugs."

Mar 24, 2017

Rep. Lynch Statement on Trumpcare

Congressman Stephen F. Lynch released the following statement on the so-called American Health Care Act.

Mar 24, 2017

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

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

Mar 24, 2017

Mass. representatives show opposition to Trump’s healthcare bill

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