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Feb 28, 2018

Massachusetts lawmakers earn high marks on League of Conservation Voters' National Environmental Scorecard

All 11 members of Massachusetts' congressional delegation received high marks for their votes on environment-related policies in 2017, the League of Conservation Voters announced this week. In the House, six members of the Massachusetts delegation also received perfect marks on the LCV's 2017 scorecard, including U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-South Boston.

Feb 28, 2018

Massachusetts congressman requests Pentagon info on reports Paul Manafort promised Trump administration job to banker

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch and other House Democrats asked Pentagon officials this week to brief lawmakers following reports that former Trump campaign Chairman Paul Manafort allegedly promised an administration job to a banker in exchange for millions of dollars in loans.

Feb 28, 2018

Massachusetts congressman requests Pentagon info on reports Paul Manafort promised Trump administration job to banker

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch and other House Democrats asked Pentagon officials this week to brief lawmakers following reports that former Trump campaign Chairman Paul Manafort allegedly promised an administration job to a banker in exchange for millions of dollars in loans.

Feb 28, 2018

Gondola above Boston proposed for city commuters (VIDEO)

A new proposal would place a gondola system in Boston that could transport thousands of commuters. The idea is to have a 1-mile system take commuters between South Station and the Marine Industrial Park via Summer Street. Rep. Stephen Lynch, who supports the idea, said the gondolas would reduce traffic and eliminate carbon emissions.

Feb 28, 2018

Boston gondola project from South Station to the Seaport still rising

Private developers and public officials are still considering a 1-mile-long aerial gondola system between South Station and the Seaport District that could carry the passenger equivalent of 40 city buses per hour. South Boston’s congressman, Stephen Lynch, has swung behind the idea.

Feb 27, 2018

Rep. Lynch Introduces the Kleptocracy Asset Recovery Rewards Act

The bipartisan bill would help authorities combat terrorist financing and foreign government corruption.

Feb 27, 2018

Rep. Lynch Introduces the Kleptocracy Asset Recovery Rewards Act

The bipartisan bill would help authorities combat terrorist financing and foreign government corruption.

Feb 27, 2018

Altered route has backers of a Seaport gondola system feeling they’ve gained momentum

The idea of a gondola whisking thousands of commuters over the traffic-clogged South Boston Waterfront once seemed fanciful to many in the city, a transportation pipe dream, of sorts. The congressman who represents the area, Democratic Representative Stephen Lynch, said he met earlier in February with Mayor Martin J. Walsh and other local elected officials to promote the gondola project.

Feb 27, 2018

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell answers questions from House Financial Services Committee

In front of the House Financial Services Committee, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell answers questions from Committee Chair Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) and Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.), about IOER interest rates, and growing popularity of exchange-traded funds.

Feb 27, 2018

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell answers questions from House Financial Services Committee

In front of the House Financial Services Committee, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell answers questions from Committee Chair Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) and Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.), about IOER interest rates, and growing popularity of exchange-traded funds.

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