Press Releases

Apr 23, 2020

IRS "Get My Payment" Tool To Be Down For Scheduled Maintenance

The app will be unavailable for several hours on the evenings of April 23rd, 24th and 25th in order for programmers to make critical system updates.

Apr 21, 2020

Rep. Lynch And MA Congressional Delegation Urge Trump Administration To Fully Fund COVID-19 Response In Commonwealth

The lawmakers asked FEMA to waive local cost-sharing requirements for major disaster assistance.

Apr 21, 2020

Action Needed For Social Security Beneficiaries With Dependents And Who Do Not File Tax Returns To Receive $500 Per Child Payment

SS retirement, survivors and disability beneficiaries with dependent children and non-filers for 2018 or 2019 taxes need to act by Wednesday, April 22, in order to receive additional payments for their eligible children quickly.

Apr 20, 2020

Chairman Lynch And House Democrats Call For Increased Voter Protections And Funding In Wake of Coronavirus Crisis

Issues: Committee on Oversight and Reform, National Security

The leading House Democrats with oversight over federal elections and voting rights called for additional voter protections and funding to ensure safe and orderly elections after dangerous conditions during last week’s primary election in Wisconsin.

Apr 14, 2020

Chairs Lynch, Maloney And Connolly Take Swift Action In Response To President’s Removal of Chair Of Pandemic Response Accountability Committee

Issues: Committee on Oversight and Reform, National Security

The new Pandemic Response Accountability Committee was established to provide robust oversight of trillions of taxpayer dollars that will be spent in response to the coronavirus crisis.

Apr 12, 2020

Chairman Lynch And House Chairs Condemn President’s Assault On IGs

Issues: Committee on Oversight and Reform, National Security

The Oversight Committee led the letter to IG Council on legislative reforms.