In The News

Oct 10, 2014 | Patriot Ledger

Congressman Lynch fires away at Secret Service lapses during hearing

Congressman Lynch questioned inconsistencies in the Secret Service report on the White House intruder Omar Gonzalez.

Oct 10, 2014 | The Hill

Dem sees 'blatant disregard for the truth' at Secret Service

Congressman Lynch expressed concern over the lack of transparency at the Secret Service with the recent security breaches.

Oct 10, 2014 | New York Times

Lawmakers Rebuke Secret Service Chief Over White House Breach

Congressman Lynch expressed "low confidence" in the leadership of Secret Service Director Julia Pierson at a September 30th hearing on the recent security breaches.

Oct 10, 2014 | Money News

House Subcommittee Looks at SEC and Equity Markets

Congressman Lynch participated in the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises hearing titled, "Oversight of the SEC's Division of Trading and Markets." He questioned how two firms engaging in high-frequency trading could go years without having a losing day.

Sep 26, 2014 | NECN

Rep. Stephen Lynch on Congress and the War on ISIS

Congressman Lynch appeared on NECN's Broadside with Jim Braude to discuss congressional efforts in the fight against ISIS and his thoughts on the recent airstrikes in Syria.

Sep 18, 2014 | Government Executive

Two Pay and Benefits Bills for Disabled Vets to Watch

Congressman Lynch's bill H.R. 5229, the Wounded Warriors Federal Leave Act, passed the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. It heads to the floor for further consideration. The legislation provides first-year federal employees with a service-connected disability rating of 30% or greater with 104 hours of “Wounded Warriors leave” for the purpose of undergoing medical treatment for their disability.

Sep 12, 2014 | MSNBC All In with Chris Hayes

September 11th and the missing 28 pages

Congressman Lynch joined Congressman Walter Jones on "All In with Chris Hayes" to discuss their efforts to declassify the 28 pages of the 9/11 Joint Congressional Inquiry.

Sep 12, 2014 | Washington Post

Bipartisan support for lame duck bill to strengthen whistleblower protections

Congressman Lynch, Ranking Member of the Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service & the Census Subcommittee, expressed disappointment with the treatment of federal whistleblowers at a September 9th hearing.

Sep 11, 2014 | Patriot Ledger

US deserves full accounting of 9/11

On the 13th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks, Congressman Lynch published an op-ed discussing the importance of providing a full accounting of the events and circumstances surrounding the tragedy of 9/11.

Sep 11, 2014 | The New Yorker

The Twenty-Eight Pages

Congressman Lynch discusses H. Res. 428 and his efforts to declassify the 28 pages of the 9/11 Joint Congressional Inquiry with Lawrence Wright of the New Yorker.

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