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Stephen Lynch's Public Statements on Issue: Drugs

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: Announced, 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
April 7, 2014 Mass Officials Promote National Prescription Drugtake-Back Day
March 26, 2014 Letter to Daniel Levinson, Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services - Zohydro
March 13, 2014 Lynch and Rogers Introduce Bill to Withdraw FDA Approval of High-Dose Narcotic Painkiller Zohydro ER
March 10, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the Department of Justice - Expansion of Massachusetts Addiction Program
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
March 22, 2013 Lynch Introduces FEHBP Prescription Drug Integrity, Transparency, and Cost Savings Act
Aug. 1, 2012 Prescription Drug Abuse in America
May 10, 2012 House Approves Lynch Amendment to Increase Drug Court Funding
May 8, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
Oct. 14, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairmen Murray and Hensarling of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 5, 2011 Letter to Co-Chairs and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Aug. 30, 2011 Kerry, Markey, Lynch, McGovern, Tsongas, Capuano, Olver, Keating: MA Wins $4.5 Mil to Fight Youth Drug Use
June 16, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
Jan. 26, 2011 Rogers, Bono Mack, Lynch Continue Fight Against Epidemic
June 3, 2010 Bono Mack, Rogers Launch Congressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse
Feb. 7, 2007 Congressman Lynch Hails Passage of Methamphetamine Rehabilitation Act
March 9, 2006 Office of National Drug Control Policy Reauthorization Act of 2005
Nov. 28, 2005 Congressman Lynch to Host Series of Open Forums on New Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage
Sept. 13, 2005 Hearing of the House Subcommitteee on Regulatory Affairs - Oxycontin and Beyond: Examining the Role of FDA and DEA in Regulating Prescription...
Aug. 3, 2005 MSNBC Hardball - Transcript
Issue Position: Medicare
Issue Position: Health Care
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