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Stephen Lynch's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

Full Name: Stephen F. Lynch
Office: U.S. House (MA) - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 10/16/2001
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret; 1 Child: Victoria
Birth Date: 03/31/1955
Birth Place: South Boston, MA
Home City: South Boston, MA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Afghanistan
Issue Position: Anti-Terrorist Financing
Issue Position: Afghanistan and Pakistan
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Anti-Terrorist Financing
July 15, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Pete Sessions, Chairman of the House Committee on Rules - Financial Services Committee Democrats Call for Transparency in TRIA Debate
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Declassify 9/11 Report
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 20, 2014 Congressman Lynch Statement on Federal Reviews of Security Clearance Process
March 12, 2014 Jones, Lynch, and Massie Host Press Conference on Resolution to Declassify 9/11 Report
Feb. 26, 2014 Massachusetts Delegation Responds To Disaster Relief Allotment Of $32.8 Million For New England Fishermen
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Administration - Correct Flood Maps
Feb. 10, 2014 Lynch Introduces Bill to Reform Security Clearance Process
Jan. 21, 2014 Lynch Statement on Presidential Address on Electronic Surveillance Reform
Jan. 14, 2014 Massachusetts Delegation Announces $8 Million Federal Grant To Massachusetts For Marathon Bombing Victims
Jan. 14, 2014 Massachusetts Delegation, Governor Applaud Fishing Disaster Relief
Dec. 16, 2013 CNN "Piers Morgan Live" - Transcript - NSA Surveillance and Edward Snowden
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Federal Emergency Management Administration Administrator Craig Fugate - Flood Map Delay Needed
Dec. 3, 2013 Congressman Lynch Introduces Bipartisan House Resolution Seeking Declassification of 9-11 Documents
Dec. 3, 2013 Jones Introduces Resolution to Declassify 9/11 Report
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - TSA Exit Lanes Policy Change
Nov. 12, 2013 Congressman Lynch Joins Bipartisan Coalition of Lawmakers In Delaying Harmful Flood Insurance Rate Increases
Oct. 29, 2013 Letter to Administrator John Pistole, Transportation Security Administration - Changes to Guarding of Airport Exit Lanes
Aug. 18, 2013 Boston Herald - Voice Missing in Secret Court
July 30, 2013 Lynch Introduces Legislation to Establish Office of Privacy Advocate General
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 25, 2013 Lynch, King Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Limit Access to Explosive Materials
July 16, 2013 Lynch Introduces Legislation to Enhance Accountability and Transparency in NSA Phone Surveillance
June 6, 2013 House Approves Lynch Amendment to Increase Funding For Rail and Bus Security
June 5, 2013 H.R. 2217, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
May 31, 2013 NECN - Broadside: Congressman Lynch on Fishing Catch Limits
May 5, 2013 FOX NEWS "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript - Benghazi
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
June 23, 2012 Congressman Stephen Lynch Joins Congressional Delegation to Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen, Djibouti and Egypt
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to President Obama
July 5, 2011 Fire Grant for Southern Norfolk County ARC
May 19, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Barney Frank, Chairman of Financial Services Committee and The Honorable Spencer Bachus, Ranking Member
May 3, 2010 Kerry, Brown, Massachusetts Delegation: President Moves Swiftly To Issue Disaster Declaration For Massachusetts
April 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Mary Schapiro, Chairwoman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commision - Investigate Fraud at Goldman Sachs
April 22, 2010 Kerry, Brown, MA Congressional Delegation Secure Help From President Obama On Second Storm
April 16, 2010 Letter to The President
June 24, 2009 Department Of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010
June 10, 2009 Hearing Of The National Security And Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Of The House Oversight Committee - Commission On Wartime Contracting: Interim Findings And A Path Forward
April 16, 2008 Hearing of the National Security and Foreign Affairs Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee: What are the Prospects? Costs? Oversight of Missile Defense (Part Two)
Jan. 9, 2008 Congressman Lynch Leads Congressional Delegation to Iraq, Jordan, and Lebanon
Aug. 4, 2007 New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security, and Consumer Protection Act
June 21, 2007 The Department of State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008
June 14, 2007 Congressman Lynch Moves to Cut Off Terrorists' Funds and Money Laundering Worldwide
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