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Nov 26, 2017 | WCVB-TV

Rep. Lynch shares his concerns about North Korea: On The Record

VIDEO: Rep. Stephen Lynch talks about foreign policy and gives his take on how the state is handling the opioid crisis.

Nov 21, 2017 | Boston Public Radio - WGBH

Rep. Lynch: Congress' Sexual Harassment Policies Need To Change

Congressman Lynch spoke with WGBH about how Capitol Hill needs a better system to deal with rampant sexual harassment and abuse.

Nov 9, 2017 | MassLive

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

Issues: Veterans

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 | The New York Times

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

Issues: National Security

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 | WCVB-TV

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 | WGBH

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 23, 2017 | 95.9 WATD FM

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 | CBS Boston

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.

Aug 17, 2017 | Boston Herald Radio

Congressman Lynch Joins Boston Herald Radio Morning Meeting

Congressman Lynch joined Boston Herald Radio Morning Meeting to discuss the President's response to Charlottesville, North Korea, and other issues at the federal and local level.

Aug 8, 2017 | Dorchester Reporter

Rep. Lynch concerned over foreign policy 'hotspots'

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch, who has worked on U.S. foreign and military policy in his 15 years in Congress, is concerned that the hoopla around President Donald Trump could be overshadowing serious global issues like rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula.

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