Press Releases

Jul 15, 2016

Rep. Lynch Statement on 28 Pages

Congressman Stephen F. Lynch released the following statement in response to the decision to declassify the 28 pages of the 9/11 Joint Congressional Inquiry.

Jul 13, 2016

Lynch and Culberson Introduce Legislation to Honor Adams’ Family Legacy

Congressman Lynch and Congressman Culberson introduced H.R. 5748, To establish the Adams Memorial Commission to carry out the provisions of Public Law 107-62, and for other purposes. The Adams Memorial Commission will establish a permanent memorial to honor John Adams and his legacy in Washington, D.C.

Jul 12, 2016

Oversight Committee Passes Bipartisan Postal Reform Legislation

The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform overwhelmingly passed two bipartisan bills to overhaul the United States Postal Service.

Jul 11, 2016

House Passes Lynch Bill to Increase Financial Transparency and Prevent Terrorism Financing

Congressman Lynch’s legislation H.R. 5602 passed the United States House of Representatives by a vote of 356-47.

Jul 8, 2016

Lynch Statement on Dallas Shooting

Congressman Lynch released the following statement on the shooting in Dallas, Texas.

Jul 7, 2016

Congressman Lynch Moves to Strengthen Terrorist Financing Watchdog FinCEN

Congressman Lynch’s amendment to strengthen the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network was accepted to H.R. 5485, the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2017.

Jul 6, 2016

Reps. Jones, Lynch, and Massie Host Press Conference on New Resolution to Declassify the 28 Pages

Congressman Walter B. Jones (NC-3), Congressman Stephen F. Lynch (MA-8), and Congressman Thomas Massie (KY-4) hosted a press conference to highlight H. Res. 779. The resolution urges the House Intelligence Committee to publish the 28 classified pages of the Joint Inquiry into Intelligence Activities Before and After the Terrorist Attacks of September 2001.

Jul 6, 2016

Markey, Warren, Lynch, Capuano Applaud FASTLANE Grant for Massport

Congressmen Stephen F. Lynch applauded the Department of Transportation awarding a $42 million FASTLANE Grant to Massport for Conley Container Terminal in the Port of Boston.

Jun 29, 2016

Terrorist Financing Task Force Introduces Counterterrorism Strategy

Chairman Mike Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Ranking Member Stephen F. Lynch (D-MA), and Vice Chairman Robert Pittenger (R-NC) introduced a bipartisan package of bills on Wednesday to strengthen our global anti-terrorist financing strategies and activities.

Jun 15, 2016

Oversight Leaders Release Bipartisan Postal Reform Discussion Draft

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), Ranking Member Elijah E. Cummings (D-MD), Reps. Mark Meadows (R-NC), Gerry Connolly (D-VA), and Stephen F. Lynch (D-MA) introduced a bipartisan discussion draft of postal reform legislation