Press Releases

Feb 27, 2020

Reps. Lynch And Green Introduce Bill Holding DOD And VA Accountable For Veterans’ Toxic Exposure

Issues: Committee on Oversight and Reform, National Security

U.S. servicemembers who were deployed to Karshi-Khanabad (K2) Air Base in Uzbekistan allege they were exposed to chemical and radiological hazards.

Feb 26, 2020

Rep. Lynch And Quiet Skies Caucus Disappointed With FAA Response To Airplane Noise

The Caucus members had expressed serious concerns about airplane and helicopter noise and the FAA’s lack of responsiveness to impacted communities.

Feb 25, 2020

Chairman Lynch To Hold Hearing On Hazardous Exposures And Health Conditions At Overseas Military Base

Issues: Committee on Oversight and Reform, National Security

The National Security Subcommittee will receive testimony from U.S. servicemembers who allege they were exposed to chemical and radiological hazards when they were deployed to K2 Air Base in Uzbekistan.

Feb 24, 2020

Rep. Lynch Joined Sens. Markey, Warren To Request Federal Inspection Of Weymouth Compressor Station Construction To Address Safety Concerns

The lawmakers reaffirmed their opposition to the projects and emphasized obligations to preserve community safety.

Feb 20, 2020

Rep. Lynch And Massachusetts Lawmakers Demand HUD Take Action To Protect Public Housing Residents From Radon

The Congressional delegation is seeking answers and accountability after reports of radon found in Housing Authorities in Massachusetts.

Feb 18, 2020

Rep. Lynch And Congressional Delegation Conclude Visit To 2020 Munich Security Conference, European Commission & NATO Headquarters

Issues: National Security

The delegation participated in high-level conversations and bilateral meetings with U.S. allies and partners on pressing global security issues.

Feb 14, 2020

Rep. Lynch Joins Congressional Delegation To Munich Security Conference, NATO Headquarters And European Commission

Issues: National Security

The Members will meet with U.S. allies and partners to discuss issues of national security, counterterrorism, non-proliferation, cybersecurity, climate and economic opportunity.

Feb 13, 2020

Rep. Lynch And Massachusetts Delegation Announce Over $4.2 Million In Federal Grants To NeighborWorks Network Serving Massachusetts

The funding will support local efforts to develop and preserve affordable housing.

Feb 5, 2020

Rep. Lynch joins Sens Warren, Markey and Reps Kennedy, Clark, Pressley To Press Major Airlines At Boston Logan To Reduce Airplane Noise

Issues: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

The Massachusetts lawmakers urged airlines to take similar actions to those recently taken by JetBlue and United Airlines to help reduce airplane noise.

Jan 31, 2020

House Passes Rep. Lynch Bill In Comprehensive CREDIT Act To Protect Consumer Credit Scores

The Clarity in Credit Score Formation Act would help improve the accuracy of credit scoring models.