Press Releases

Apr 2, 2019

Chairman Lynch To Hold Hearing On U.S. Mission In Afghanistan

Issues: Afghanistan and Pakistan, Committee on Oversight and Reform

Subcommittee on National Security will hold a hearing on the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction’s 2019 High-Risk List

Mar 15, 2019

Congressman Lynch Opens 2019 Congressional Art Competition for 8th District High School Students

The annual Congressional Art Competition is now open for submissions and all entries must be received by Tuesday, April 30, 2019.

Feb 6, 2019

Rep. Lynch Introduces Air Traffic Noise And Pollution Expert Consensus Act

Issues: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

The Air Traffic Noise and Pollution Expert Consensus Act will require the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to sponsor an Expert Consensus Report issued by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine on the health effects of airplanes flying over residential areas.

Feb 2, 2019

Rep. Lynch Reintroduces White House Ethics Transparency Act

Issues: Committee on Oversight and Reform

The White House Ethics Transparency Act Would Require Trump Administration to Publicly Disclose Secret Ethics Waivers to the Office of Government Ethics

Jan 30, 2019

Rep. Lynch Joins House Colleagues To Introduce Landmark Social Security Proposal

Congressman Stephen F. Lynch joined the Chairman of the Ways & Means Social Security Subcommittee, John B. Larson (CT-01), and his House colleagues in introducing the Social Security 2100 Act, H.R. 860, which will expand Social Security’s vital benefits, financially strengthen the system and cut taxes for over 10 million seniors throughout the 21st century.

Jan 24, 2019

Lynch Named Chairman Of National Security Subcommittee

Issues: Committee on Oversight and Reform

As one of the most senior Members of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, Chairman Stephen F. Lynch has been named the Chairman of the National Security Subcommittee. Representative Lynch has been a leader on national security issues for many years and has the distinction of having traveled to the conflict zones of Afghanistan and Iraq as often as any Member of Congress.

Dec 18, 2018

House Passes H.R.2315 To Posthumously Award Gold Medals To Benghazi Heroes

Last week the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2315, To posthumously award the Congressional Gold Medal to each of Glen Doherty, Tyrone Woods, J. Christopher Stevens, and Sean Smith in recognition of their contributions to the Nation.