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Jun 12, 2015 | Boston Globe

Democrats rebuff Obama on trade plans

Congressman Lynch explains his opposition to fast track for the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

Jun 10, 2015 | Boston Herald

Lynch `skeptical’ more U.S. advisers to Iraq will work

Congressman Lynch said he is skeptical that the decision to send up to 450 more U.S. military advisers to Iraq will make a difference in the fight against the Islamic State.

Jun 2, 2015 | Patriot Ledger

U.S. Rep. Lynch urges release of Sept. 11 report redactions

Congressman Lynch renewed his call for President Obama to make public 28 pages of a Congressional report on the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks that remain classified.

Jun 2, 2015 | Boston Herald

Rand Paul joins Rep. Lynch in fight for 9/11 documents

Senators Rand Paul, Ron Wyden, and Kirsten Gillibrand introduced Senate legislation calling for the declassification of 28 pages of the 9/11 Joint Congressional Inquiry. Congressman Lynch has been advocating for their release since 2013.

May 27, 2015 | Boston Globe

Boston homeless veterans center to get $31m upgrade

Congressman Lynch participated in the groundbreaking for a new renovation at the New England Center for Homeless Veterans, which will provide state-of-the-art resources for its clients.

May 26, 2015 | The Canton Journal

Canton remembers, honors our troops

Congressman Lynch commended Canton residents for their unwavering support of their military families within the town who turn out in support each Memorial Day.

May 24, 2015 | Patriot Ledger

Braintree salutes war dead and others who served

Congressman Lynch honored America's veterans during a Memorial Day ceremony at Blue Hill Cemetery in Braintree.

May 18, 2015 | Federal Times

New bill aims to cut prescription drug costs for feds

Federal employees could see cheaper prices for prescription drug coverage within the Federal Employee Health Benefits Plan, under legislation introduced recently. The FEHBP Prescription Drug Oversight and Cost Savings Act, introduced by Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-Mass., would strengthen oversight of the program by the Office of Personnel Management, requiring greater transparency and disclosure on prescription drug purchases.

May 17, 2015 | Boston Herald

Lynch seeks EMS memorial

U.S. Rep. Stephen F. Lynch is pushing for a national memorial in Washington, D.C., to honor the men and women in Emergency Medical Services, an idea first proposed by Boston’s own EMS members.

May 5, 2015 | Government Executive

How One Lawmaker Wants to Make Feds’ Prescription Drugs Cheaper

Congressman Lynch introduced H.R. 2175, the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program Prescription Drug Oversight and Cost Savings Act, which would improve federal oversight of the prescription drug benefits available to federal workers, retirees, and their families through the FEHBP and would better ensure that FEHBP enrollees and the American taxpayer are receiving the best prescription drug benefit for their dollar.

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