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Oct 28, 2016 | Boston Herald

Pols, pups help open new Southie park

Some furry four-legged friends joined some local two-legged pols for tail-wagging and a ribbon-cutting celebration yesterday during the grand opening of South Boston’s East First Street Dog Park.

Oct 24, 2016 | The Patriot Ledger

Legislators want residents to have say in search for quieter skies

The town’s Congressional representatives want residents dealing with constant airplane noise to have a seat at the table when it comes to discussing potential alternatives.

Oct 20, 2016 | 95.9FM WATD

Special Town Meeting Votes on FEMA Flood Maps

“If the town doesn’t adopt the revised maps, which are hugely better than the original maps, then no one here will be eligible for the discounts and the coverage under the federal flood map insurance plan,” said Congressman Stephen Lynch. “It did pass overwhelmingly here, so I was worried about that.”

Oct 18, 2016 | Boston Globe

Mass. treasurer will remove Wells Fargo from list of approved debt underwriters

Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah Goldberg said Wells Fargo will be banned from handling the state’s main bond issues for one year, after Congressman Lynch asked her to cut off business with the troubled banking giant.

Oct 18, 2016 | Boston Herald

Mass. State Treasurer strikes Wells Fargo from list of approved underwriters

Massachusetts Treasurer Deb Goldberg has instructed her debt management deputies to immediately remove Wells Fargo from their approved list of underwriters for one year.

Oct 17, 2016 | MassLive

Massachusetts should end any business arrangements with Wells Fargo, Congressmen James McGovern and Stephen Lynch say

In a letter to state Treasurer Deb Goldberg, a fellow Democrat, Congressman Stephen Lynch and Congressman Michael Capuano, who both represent the Boston area, joined Congresswoman Katherine Clark of Melrose and Congressman James McGovern of Worcester in calling for the end to business arrangements with Wells Fargo.

Oct 13, 2016 | WBZ News Radio 1030

NightSide – Mayor Walsh And Congressman Lynch In Studio

It’s the second Wednesday of the month, which means Boston Mayor Marty Walsh joins Dan in the NightSide studio to take your calls and answer your questions! This month, Mayor Walsh will be joined by special guest U.S. Representative Stephen Lynch for the segment!

Oct 11, 2016 | Boston Globe

Officials will study plane noise after complaints about Logan

US Representative Stephen Lynch, a Democrat from South Boston who has been sharply critical of the FAA, characterized the response as “baby steps.”

Oct 8, 2016 | Boston Globe

A 6-year bid for a moment of silence for veterans

Issues: Veterans

A bill to establish the national observance has cleared Congress and been sent to the White House, where President Obama is expected to sign it into law.

Oct 7, 2016 | Patriot Ledger

FAA. Massport agree to work on airplane noise solutions

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-Boston, urged the agencies to engage with Milton, Hull, South Boston and Dorchester residents who are “dealing with a disproportionate burden of airplane noise.”