Press Releases

Apr 8, 2020

Chairman Lynch Issues Statement On Resignation Of Acting Navy Secretary

Issues: Committee on Oversight and Reform, National Security

The Subcommittee on National Security recently launched an investigation into the removal of Captain Brett Crozier.

Apr 7, 2020

Rep. Lynch, Sen. Warren And Sen. Markey Announce Over $2 Million In Federal Funding For Quincy Seawall

The FEMA grant will support seawall repairs at Adams Shore and Hough's Neck beaches.

Apr 7, 2020

Chairman Lynch Requests Information About Ventilators And PPE For Defense Department Personnel

Issues: Committee on Oversight and Reform, National Security

The National Security Subcommittee also requested communications related to USS Theodore Roosevelt’s COVID-19 outbreak.

Apr 6, 2020

SIGAR Briefs Oversight Committee On Women’s Rights In Afghanistan

Issues: Committee on Oversight and Reform, National Security

National Security Subcommittee Chairman Lynch and Oversight Committee Chairwoman Maloney issued statements after Mr. Sopko video briefing.

Mar 31, 2020

Rep. Lynch And MA Delegation Demand Answers from FEMA, White House Coronavirus Task Force About Lack of Transparency, Equity Regarding PPE Distribution

Massachusetts received only 10% of equipment like respirators, face shields, gloves, and gowns it requested from the Strategic National Stockpile in its first shipment; 2nd shipment increased to only 17%.

Mar 28, 2020

Rep. Lynch Supports $2 Trillion Coronavirus Emergency Relief

The CARES Act will help provide medical equipment to first responders and healthcare workers and financial relief to individuals, families and small businesses across the country.

Mar 27, 2020

Rep. Lynch And MA Delegation Urge USDA To Fully Reimburse School Districts And After-School Programs Providing Free Meals To Kids During COVID-19 Pandemic

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act provides the USDA with the broad authority to support schools and organizations serving hungry children.

Mar 27, 2020

Rep. Lynch And MA Delegation Urge Trump Administration To Approve Commonwealth's Request For Federal Disaster Declaration

Massachusetts cities and towns, state agencies and nonprofit organizations are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic as aggressively as possible, but need additional federal assistance.

Mar 24, 2020

Rep. Lynch, MA Lawmakers Urge Congress To Prioritize Emergency Funding For Students And Colleges In COVID-19 Stimulus

Colleges and universities make up a significant share of Massachusetts workforce.

Mar 23, 2020

Rep. Lynch, MA Lawmakers Urge Congress Include Funding For Community Development Block Grant In COVID-19 Stimulus

This critical funding will help local governments provide services during the unprecedented pandemic.

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