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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.

Feb 27, 2018

Top Dems Request Info from Pentagon on Reports that Manafort Promised Army Secretary Job To Banker Who Loaned Him Millions

Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, the Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on National Security, sent a letter to Secretary of Defense James Mattis requesting information about “extremely troubling” press reports suggesting that a banker named Stephen Calk may have made loans of up to $16 million to President Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, in exchange for alleged promises to name him Secretary of the Army.

Feb 27, 2018

Top Dems Request Info from Pentagon on Reports that Manafort Promised Army Secretary Job To Banker Who Loaned Him Millions

Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, the Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on National Security, sent a letter to Secretary of Defense James Mattis requesting information about “extremely troubling” press reports suggesting that a banker named Stephen Calk may have made loans of up to $16 million to President Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, in exchange for alleged promises to name him Secretary of the Army.

Feb 25, 2018

US Representative Focuses On Gun Laws, Party Values

Representative Stephen Lynch said the young voices behind the latest push for gun control reform might be the deciding factor of whether or not it moves forward. United States Congressman for the eighth district of Massachusetts joined Jon Keller for Keller @ Large on Sunday.

Feb 21, 2018

Oversight Dems Call on Gowdy to Subpoena CBP For Documents on Sexual Assault Allegations

Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the Ranking Member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Rep. Gerald E. Connolly, the Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Government Operations, and Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, the Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on National Security, sent a letter requesting that Chairman Trey Gowdy issue a subpoena to compel U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to produce documents it has been withholding for months regarding extremely disturbing allegations of sexual harassment and assault by CBP employees.

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