In The News

Dec 21, 2015 | Patriot Ledger

Rep. Lynch offers Quincy High students glimpse into Congress

Issues: Education

Congressman Stephen Lynch offered a glimpse into what really takes place on Capitol Hill during a visit with several dozen Quincy High School students who take Advanced Placement U.S. Government or will participate in the congressional simulation conference Harvard Model Congress.

Dec 17, 2015 | WGBH Greater Boston

Tired Of Noisy Days And Nights, South Shore Residents Challenge FAA

At a recent public forum, Congressman Steve Lynch—who’s been sharply critical of the FAA—says he’s watched firsthand as planes arriving at Logan fly over South Shore towns instead of the ocean.

Dec 16, 2015 | Braintree Forum

Braintree ceremony commemorates Pearl Harbor anniversary

Issues: Veterans

Every year, Braintree is among the few communities in Massachusetts that remembers Japan’s Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor.

Dec 9, 2015 | The Canton Journal

Congressman Lynch seeks another round on Terrorism Financing Task Force

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch wants to continue to serve on a House task force that has been investigating terrorism financing.

Dec 8, 2015 | Worcester Telegram

Mass. Democrats want gun ban for those on no-fly list

Massachusetts Democrats in Congress stood firmly with their colleagues in calling for a vote on legislation that Rep. Pete King, R-N.Y., has sought since 2007. King wants to block gun sales to individuals on a "no-fly" list that is used to keep suspected terrorists from flying on commercial airlines.

Dec 5, 2015 | Fox 25 Boston

Local homeowners meet to discuss noisy Logan flight paths

Local homeowners say new flight plans at Logan are making their neighborhoods too noisy and they want the FAA to do something about it.

Dec 4, 2015 | Patriot Ledger

Milton meeting on airplane noise draws hundreds

U.S. Rep. Lynch thinks progress was made during a meeting Thursday night between Federal Aviation Administration officials and citizens who have endured increased airplane noise from a new navigation system.

Dec 4, 2015 | Boston Globe

Sick of Logan plane noise, residents let FAA hear it

Boston-area residents and political leaders angrily criticized the Federal Aviation Administration Thursday night at a public forum on airplane noise many say has worsened since the agency implemented use of GPS-generated flight paths in and out of Logan Airport.

Dec 3, 2015 | Boston Globe

Public forum in Milton tonight on Logan airplane noise

A public forum is scheduled Thursday night in Milton to address the skyrocketing number of complaints about airplane noise since new GPS-generated flight paths at Logan Airport took effect.

Dec 2, 2015 | Roll Call

Capitol to Honor POW/MIAs With Commemorative Chair

Issues: Veterans

The Capitol will soon have a permanent commemoration to prisoners of war and servicemen and women missing in action. On Wednesday morning, the House Administration Committee approved a resolution that would direct the Architect of the Capitol to obtain and display a chair in the Capitol building that features the National League of POW/MIA Families logo.