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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.

Dec 1, 2015 | Roslindale Transcript

Meeting tackles airplane noise in the Parkway

To address this ongoing problem, Congressman Stephen Lynch will be holding a public forum about the increased noise at 7 p.m. on Dec. 3 at Milton High School, located at 25 Gile Road in Milton. The Federal Aviation Administration, which regulates all air traffic, will be present and answer questions about the increased noise.

Nov 20, 2015 | Canton Citizen

Congressman Lynch to host airplane noise forum with FAA

On Thursday, December 3, Congressman Stephen F. Lynch (D-Boston) will host a public forum at Milton High School to address growing complaints about the frequency and increased levels of airplane noise in local towns and neighborhoods that are impacted by Logan Airport air traffic.

Nov 18, 2015 | Boston Globe

Lynch tries to ease regulatory burdens for local banks

One Massachusetts congressman played a key role in enacting a new set of strict standards for banks after the Great Recession. Now, another Massachusetts congressman is hoping to undo some of those reforms — for the right banks, at least.

Nov 18, 2015 | Holbrook Sun

Congressman Lynch plans to visit overseas vetting site for Syrian refugee

Issues: National Security

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch, D-South Boston, is planning to travel overseas soon to see first-hand how Syrian refugees are being vetted before being allowed into the United States.

Nov 12, 2015 | Boston Herald

Congressmen push benefits for Benghazi hero

U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch told the Herald that Congress is “really close to a solution” in providing the family of Glen Doherty of Winchester — a former Navy SEAL and CIA contractor killed during the 2012 Benghazi attacks — with proper death benefits.

Nov 11, 2015 | Patriot Ledger

At Hingham veterans observance, memories of wars past

Issues: Veterans

More than 300 filled the town hall auditorium for a Veterans Day program that featured remarks by Congressman Stephen Lynch. The event included 45 veterans.

Nov 11, 2015 | Wicked Local Canton

Congressman honors vets in Canton

Issues: Veterans

Congressman Stephen Lynch attended the annual Veterans Day Breakfast at the American Legion's Beatty Post Nov. 11.