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Mar 22, 2016 | Patriot Ledger

Keating, Lynch urge vigilance in wake of Brussels attack

Congressman Lynch called for strengthened security at America's airports and rail stations in response to the terrorist attacks in Brussels that claimed at least 31 lives and injured more than 100 others.

Mar 17, 2016 | Hingham Journal

Hingham resident nominated for US Air Force Academy

Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, D-Boston, recently announced the nomination of Jacob Brodie, of Hingham, for appointment to the US Air Force Academy.

Mar 15, 2016 | Government Executive

Lawmaker Sees Bipartisan Future for Pro-Fed Legislation, Including Big Pay Raise

A Democratic lawmaker with a fed-friendly history expressed optimism at an event Tuesday there could be bipartisan agreement to pass legislation benefiting federal employees this year, including a significant pay raise.

Mar 10, 2016 | Canton Journal

Canton resident nominated to US Military Academy, Naval Academy

Rep. Stephen F. Lynch, D-Mass., recently announced the nomination of John Cudmore, of Canton, for appointment to the U.S. Military Academy and the U.S. Naval Academy. Cudmore, the son of John and Phyllis Cudmore, is a senior at Canton High School.

Mar 3, 2016 | Scituate Mariner

Scituate resident nominated for appointment to the U.S Naval Academy

Congressman Stephen F. Lynch, D-Boston, recently announced the nomination of Thomas McGowan of Scituate for appointment to the United States Naval Academy. McGowan, the son of Brian and Christine McGowan, is a senior at Boston College High School.

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 | Statehouse News Service

Mass. public officials hold summit on rail safety

With Boston deemed one of the most at-risk cities in the country and federal grant money on the table, officials convened at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston on Monday to discuss ways to thwart terrorism on surface transportation, such as railways.

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.