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Feb 29, 2016 | CBS Boston

Rail Security Concerns Prompt Safety Summit In Boston

Just in and out of Boston alone, more than a million people a day take to the rails–and it’s a matter of safety for state, local, and federal officials now taking a closer look at security. Headed by Congressman Stephen Lynch, a rail security summit was held Monday in Boston with a host of dignitaries in attendance.

Feb 29, 2016 | WHDH

Congressman Lynch wants to enhance and expand security for rail system

Congressman Stephen Lynch will hold a summit to talk about ways to enhance and expand the security of the regional rail system. Governor Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh are expected to attend. Lynch is on the National Security subcommittee.

Feb 28, 2016 | Associated Press

Congressman Stephen Lynch To Hold Summit On Commuter Rail Security Monday

Congressman Stephen Lynch will hold a summit with government, law enforcement and transportation officials to discuss ways to enhance and expand the security of the regional rail system.

Feb 25, 2016 | Fox 25 Boston

Agents help control Canadian border over land, air, sea

Issues: National Security

Democratic Congressman Stephen Lynch sits on the Subcommittee on National Security. He says 90 percent of border agents are on the southern border, leaving the northern border exposed.

Feb 24, 2016 | Canton Journal

Canton resident nominated for US Naval Academy

Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, D-Boston, recently announced the nomination of JohnPaul Bettinelli, of Canton, for appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy. Bettinelli, the son of John and Patricia Bettinelli, is a senior at Xaverian Brothers High School.

Feb 24, 2016 | Easton Journal

Congressional Art Competition now open for local high school students

The 2016 annual congressional art competition is open to all high school students who reside in the 8th Congressional District, including those who attend schools in Abington, Avon, Bridgewater, Brockton, East Bridgewater, Holbrook, Raynham, Stoughton, West Bridgewater and Whitman.

Feb 22, 2016 | Bridgewater Independent

Bridgewater-Raynham senior receives Naval Academy nomination

Congressman Stephen Lynch recommended Bridgewater resident Zach Fries for an appointment to Annapolis; final decision from Naval Academy expected before April.

Feb 21, 2016 | Stoughton Journal

Stoughton's Longwe nominated for Naval Academy

Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, D-Boston, has nominated William Longwe of Stoughton for appointment to the United States Naval Academy. Longwe, the son of Peggy and Miya Longwe, is a student at St. Johnsbury Academy.

Feb 21, 2016 | WBZ TV

Keller @ Large: Stephen Lynch On ISIS

Congressman Stephen Lynch, who represents the 8th Congressional District of Massachusetts and serves as co-chair of the Task Force on Anti-Terrorism and Proliferation Financing, voiced his concerns about a potential cease-fire in Syria.

Feb 20, 2016 | Weymouth News

Weymouth resident nominated for US Military Academy

Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, D-Boston, recently announced the nomination of Robert Downing, of Weymouth, for appointment to the United States Military Academy.

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