More on all

Nov 14, 2017

Rep. Lynch Introduces Natural Gas Pipeline Public Health Protection Act of 2017

Congressman Stephen F. Lynch introduced H.R. 4381, the Natural Gas Pipeline Public Health Protection Act of 2017, which would suspend construction and expansion of natural gas facilities in communities with unsafe air pollutant levels. The Act would require the enforcement of public health and environmental standards under the Clean Air Act, providing further protections for communities located near natural gas facilities.

Nov 9, 2017

Empty chair at US Capitol seeks to honor POW, MIA troops, serve as reminder to lawmakers

Congressional lawmakers this week lauded the addition of a new chair to the U.S. Capitol, which will honor American prisoners of war and the thousands of service members missing in action.

Nov 9, 2017

Empty chair at US Capitol seeks to honor POW, MIA troops, serve as reminder to lawmakers

Congressional lawmakers this week lauded the addition of a new chair to the U.S. Capitol, which will honor American prisoners of war and the thousands of service members missing in action.

Nov 6, 2017

From Utah, Secretive Help for a Russian Oligarch and His Jet

Bank of Utah has that all-American feel. Founded in the 1950s by a veteran of both world wars, it offers affordable mortgages and savings accounts, sponsors children’s festivals and collects coats for the poor. But in addition to its mom-and-pop customers, the bank has a lesser-known clientele that includes Russia’s richest oligarch, Leonid Mikhelson, an ally of the country’s president, Vladimir V. Putin. The bank served as a stand-in so Mr. Mikhelson could secretly register a private jet in the United States, which requires American citizenship or residency.

Nov 6, 2017

From Utah, Secretive Help for a Russian Oligarch and His Jet

Bank of Utah has that all-American feel. Founded in the 1950s by a veteran of both world wars, it offers affordable mortgages and savings accounts, sponsors children’s festivals and collects coats for the poor. But in addition to its mom-and-pop customers, the bank has a lesser-known clientele that includes Russia’s richest oligarch, Leonid Mikhelson, an ally of the country’s president, Vladimir V. Putin. The bank served as a stand-in so Mr. Mikhelson could secretly register a private jet in the United States, which requires American citizenship or residency.

Oct 31, 2017

Rep. Lynch: State, Local Tax Break, 401k Provision 'Enough To Bring Down' GOP Tax Plan

It’s been a crazy week in Washington. In the midst of three federal indictments, new revelations about the Russian election dossier, and a Halloween costume parade, House Republicans are still struggling with the details of a new tax plan that was expected to be unveiled Wednesday.

Oct 31, 2017

Rep. Lynch: 'This type of attack can't be defended against'

Mass. congressman Stephen Lynch said it was virtually impossible to defend against the type of attack that took place in NYC Tuesday.

Oct 31, 2017

Rep. Lynch: 'This type of attack can't be defended against'

Mass. congressman Stephen Lynch said it was virtually impossible to defend against the type of attack that took place in NYC Tuesday.

Oct 23, 2017

Rep. Lynch joins Monday Night Talk

Congressman Stephen Lynch joins Monday Night Talk to discuss air traffic noise and pollution, disaster relief in Puerto Rico, and recent fire grants for Canton, Walpole, and East Bridgewater.

Oct 22, 2017

Keller @ Large: Rep. Stephen Lynch On Opioid Epidemic

Rep. Stephen Lynch said he was “stunned” by the 60 Minutes-Washington Post report exposing how the drug industry pushed a bill through congress that curbed the power of the DEA to crack down on abuses of opioid distribution.

Pages