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May 12, 2017 | WCVB Channel 5

Lynch calls for Russian probe

Congressman Lynch calls for Special Prosecutor to investigate Russian interference in 2016 election.

May 10, 2017 | State House News Service

Bay State politicians call for probe of Comey firing

U.S. Rep. Steve Lynch, a South Boston Democrat, said Comey's actions in the closing days of the presidential election reflected a "deep failure in judgment," but still did not defend his firing. Lynch raised questions about the president's decision and the ability of the Justice Department to "carry out its mission" of impartial enforcement of the law.

May 9, 2017 | WBZ News Radio 1030 Nightside with Dan Rea

U.S. Congressman Stephen Lynch Is In Studio

U.S. Representative Stephen Lynch stops by to check in with Dan and the rest of NightSide Nation on a number of important issues facing our country. Dan will talk with Congressman Lynch about the possibility of the U.S. sending more troops to Afghanistan, last week’s controversial healthcare vote in the House, the ongoing immigration debate, and whatever else you’d like to hear included in the discussion! Call in with your questions or comments and make your voice heard!

May 9, 2017 | Boston.com

Massachusetts delegation reacts to Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey with alarm

In a press release, Rep. Stephen Lynch said the timing of Comey’s removal “raises profound questions regarding the ability and willingness of the Department of Justice to carry out its mission on behalf of the American people.” Lynch called for Congress to appoint an independent commission and special prosecutor to conduct the Russia investigation.

May 6, 2017 | Boston Herald

Moulton, Lynch say vets get squeezed in GOP plan

Issues: Veterans

Two Bay State U.S. Reps. are warning veterans could be hurt by passage of the Republican version of Obamacare for non-VA medical care.

May 5, 2017 | Cruise Industry News

Massport Dedicates The Flynn Cruiseport Boston

In a ceremony not far from the docks where former Mayor of Boston and U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See Raymond L. Flynn once worked as a young man, Governor Charlie Baker, elected officials, community members and children from South Boston, and Massport officially dedicated The Flynn Cruiseport Boston at The Black Falcon Terminal. The event also celebrated the annual kick off to the Boston cruise season, according to a statement.

May 5, 2017 | Boston Herald

Massachusetts reps blast health bill

Issues: Health Care

Massachusetts congressmen are blasting the healthcare bill passed yesterday by the Republican-majority House of Representatives, warning of the effect on veterans and others The American Health Care Act would prevent veterans eligible for VA health care from getting crucial tax credits if they are forced to buy outside insurance, U.S. Congressman Stephen told Boston Herald Radio this morning.

May 5, 2017 | WATD 95.9 FM

MA: Congressman Stephen Lynch Decries Healthcare Bill

Issues: Health Care

House Republicans passed the American Health Care Act which is designed to replace the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, with a 217-213 vote. While Republicans celebrated with a Rose Garden ceremony Democratic representatives like Congressman Stephen Lynch decried the bill.

May 5, 2017 | WRKO Boston.com Morning Show

Congressman Lynch Joins Kim and VB

Issues: Health Care

The day after the House of Representatives met to approve on the Republicans healthcare bill, Congressman Stephen Lynch joined the morning show to talk about the healthcare bill and the differences he sees between the Affordable Care Act and the Reps new proposed bill.

May 4, 2017 | MassLive

Massachusetts lawmakers, health care groups decry passage of House GOP's Obamacare repeal plan

Issues: Health Care

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-South Boston, meanwhile, said he's "very concerned about the impact of this proposal on families in Massachusetts and across the country."

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