In The News

Jul 12, 2016 | Patriot Ledger

Aircraft noise concerns spur lawmakers to request scientific research

U.S. Rep. Steven Lynch, D-South Boston, and three other members of Congress are calling on the National Academy of Sciences to conduct a study about the health effects of air traffic noise and pollution on humans.

Jul 11, 2016 | Patriot Ledger

Friendship between France and U.S. hailed at Hull ceremony

Town officials and France’s consul general in Boston gathered at Fort Revere Park on Saturday to celebrate Bastille Day and honor French troops who died fighting in the American revolution.

Jul 8, 2016 | Patriot Ledger

French consul to re-dedicate monument atop Hull's Fort Revere

In an effort to celebrate that history and bring attention to the plight of Fort Revere, town officials have invited Valéry Freland, France’s consul general for Boston, to Telegraph Hill on Saturday to rededicate the now 40-year-old monument. U.S. Stephen Lynch is also expected to speak at the event, which will be attended by several World War II veterans with ties to the town.

Jun 17, 2016 | Boston Herald

Lynch: Time for European allies to step up screening

With CIA Director John Brennan warning of Islamic State operatives among the refugees flowing into Europe, Rep. Lynch says it’s time to pressure European allies to step up their screening of extremists and keep them from infiltrating the United States.

Jun 17, 2016 | Federal News Radio

Time to ‘push the envelope’ for Postal Service reform

Members of the House Oversight Committee signed, sealed and delivered draft legislation for reforming the Postal Service.

Jun 16, 2016 | Government Executive

Bipartisan House Leaders Introduce New Proposal to Overhaul the Postal Service

Congressman Lynch joined House Oversight leaders to introduce bipartisan draft legislation to overhaul the mailing agency, expressing confidence their measure would finally push Congress to pass a bill that has eluded it for nearly 10 years.

Jun 8, 2016 | Dorchester Reporter

Replica cannon adds new historic element to Dorchester Heights

Congressman Lynch spoke at the dedication of the replica cannon on Dorchester Heights.

May 24, 2016 | WGBH

Congressman Stephen Lynch: 9/11 Families Should Be Able To Sue Saudi Arabia

Congressman Lynch joined Jim Braude and Margery Eagan on WGBH Boston Public Radio to discuss the effort to declassify the 28 Pages, TSA, S. 2040, the fight against ISIS, the Verizon strike, and other issues.

May 20, 2016 | Patriot Ledger

Pipeline opponents tell feds Weymouth is ready to fight

Elected officials and residents again laid bare their disdain for two natural gas projects planned for their neighborhoods Thursday night and told representatives from the federal agency with jurisdiction to approve them that Weymouth is ready for a fight.

May 19, 2016 | WRKO Morning Show

Congressman Stephen Lynch on the TSA

Congressman Lynch joins Kim Carrigan on the WRKO Morning Show to discuss summer travel and the TSA.