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Feb 16, 2018

Massachusetts lawmakers, residents weigh in on Russia indictments

Members of the Massachusetts congressional delegation said Russians being indicted for interfering with the 2016 election shows that Special Counsel Robert Mueller should be able to continue his investigation.

Jan 19, 2018

Massachusetts Democrats accuse GOP of failed leadership as government shutdown looms

Members of Massachusetts' congressional delegation pushed back Friday against Republicans' claims that Democrats would be responsible for the possible government shutdown, accusing the GOP of failed leadership and "playing politics" with important issues, like children's health insurance funding.

Jan 15, 2018

Aircraft registration system said to pose security risks

The Federal Aviation Administration is facing the prospect of two outside reviews and a push from Congress for greater transparency after a report found that decades of lax oversight had left the United States vulnerable to drug dealers and even terrorists who seek to anonymously register planes here.

Jan 15, 2018

Aircraft registration system said to pose security risks

The Federal Aviation Administration is facing the prospect of two outside reviews and a push from Congress for greater transparency after a report found that decades of lax oversight had left the United States vulnerable to drug dealers and even terrorists who seek to anonymously register planes here.

Jan 12, 2018

House Democrats request Trey Gowdy subpoena White House, HHS for refugee report

Reps. Elijah Cummings and Stephen Lynch said in a letter to Mr. Gowdy that President Trump’s reported statements about certain countries during a closed-door meeting made them question if the administration doctored information.

Jan 10, 2018

Massachusetts congressional delegation urges Gov. Charlie Baker to reject Trump administration's offshore drilling plan

All 11 members of the state's delegation penned a letter to Baker urging him to join other states' governors in officially rejecting the Interior Department's newly unveiled five-year drilling plan, which seeks to open federal waters off the California coast and areas from Florida to Maine for oil and gas exploration purposes.

Jan 10, 2018

Massachusetts congressional delegation urges Gov. Charlie Baker to reject Trump administration's offshore drilling plan

All 11 members of the state's delegation penned a letter to Baker urging him to join other states' governors in officially rejecting the Interior Department's newly unveiled five-year drilling plan, which seeks to open federal waters off the California coast and areas from Florida to Maine for oil and gas exploration purposes.

Jan 5, 2018

Congressman Lynch On 2018, North Korea And The Democratic Party

Congressman Lynch joins WBUR to talk about national security and the year ahead.

Jan 5, 2018

Congressman Lynch On 2018, North Korea And The Democratic Party

Congressman Lynch joins WBUR to talk about national security and the year ahead.

Jan 4, 2018

Massachusetts congressional delegation calls for release of additional home heating assistance funds

With frigid temperatures and a winter storm bearing down on the Northeast, Massachusetts congressional lawmakers urged the Trump administration Thursday to release more federal funding to help low-income Americans heat their homes.

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