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Students react to UMass Amherst arrests
Nearly 75 UMass Amherst students are due in court Monday after a pre-St. Patrick's Day celebration got out of hand.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
St. Patrick's Day parade talks continue, Lynch says
Congressman Stephen F. Lynch said Saturday that negotiations were continuing on allowing a contingent of openly gay veterans to participate in the St. Patrick's Day parade and that he thought there was a 50-50 chance that the group would march.
S. Boston parade talks continue, Lynch says
Congressman Stephen F. Lynch said Saturday that negotiations continue to allow a contingent of openly gay veterans to participate in the St. Patrick's Day parade and that he thought there was a 50-50 chance that the group would march.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
New York Post
Victim families: Release secret a Saudia 9/11 report
Flags at the 9/11 Memorial during ceremony marking the 12th Anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York, Wednesday, Sept.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Tyler Seddon is fighting his second battle with cancer. His birthday wish was to receive cards from his heroes: First responders.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Lt. Governor Candidate Arena-DeRosa Announces Campaign Staff
Democrat James Arena-DeRosa has announced that Dan Murphy will serve as campaign manager in the former USDA Administrator's bid for Massachusetts Lieutenant Governor.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Talks Between Gay Rights Group, Parade Organizers Break Down
Talks over whether to include a gay rights group in the annual South Boston St. Patrick's Day parade broke down Tuesday.
Carrera Appointed to Naval Academy by Lynch
Congressman Stephen F. Lynch recently nominated Jonathan Carrera for appointment to the United States Naval Academy and the United States Merchant Marine Academy.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Lincoln Daily News
Gay rights group gets OK to join Boston St. Patrick's Day parade
A gay rights group will be allowed to march in Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade, event organizers said on Saturday, reversing a 20-year-long stance after the city's new mayor intervened.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
KBCI CBS 2
Deal could allow gays in Boston St. Pat's parade
The St. Patrick's Day parade in Boston is easing its two-decade ban on gay organizations under a tentative deal to allow them to march in an event that once went to the Supreme Court to keep gays out, a marriage equality group said Saturday.
Legislators say compromise reached in flood insurance bill
Members of the US House of Representatives on Friday reached a tentative compromise on a flood-insurance bill that would benefit thousands of South Shore homeowners, and floor vote is expected in early March, two Massachusetts legislators said.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Boston Irish Reporter
The senator is preparing breakfast- History in the making: Dorcena...
Congressman Stephen F. Lynch and Rep. Nick Collins joined State Senator Linda Dorcena Forry and Dorchester's Donna Gittens, left, at Castle Island in South Boston on Sunday as the elected officials filmed video in preparation for the annual St. Patrick's Day Breakfast.
Lynch Nominates Carroll for Military Academy
Congressman Stephen F. Lynch recently announced that he has nominated John Carroll of Milton for appointment to the United States Military Academy.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Steyer's $100 Million Would Put Enviros on the Map
Former hedge fund manager-turned-climate-activist Tom Steyer's vow that his NextGen Climate Action super PAC would spend $100 million this year could catapult the environmental movement into money-in-politics player status, if he follows through.
New political action committee aimed at governor's race
In a sign the race for governor could finally be heating up, local Democrats have formed a political action committee aimed at getting involved in the contest to succeed Governor Deval Patrick.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
William Keating, Stephen Lynch urged jobs in Probation
Congressmen William R. Keating and Stephen F. Lynch together pushed Probation jobs for 16 candidates since 1998 - the majority during their time in the state Senate, a Herald analysis of agency "sponsor" lists showed.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Sentinel & Enterprise
Connector website: It's a crying shame
With the advent of Obamacare, launched in October, the Massachusetts Connector Health website has gone from a national model to a major mess.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Billionaire Tom Steyer ramps up global warming campaignBillionaire...
Billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer, who has spent more than $50 million in politics in recent years to address climate change, is ramping up his campaign to pressure elected officials to take action on global warming.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Democratic Donor Plays Hardball Over Keystone
Wealthy environmentalist and political donor Tom Steyer is causing anxiety for Democrats by campaigning to kill the Keystone XL pipeline and criticizing Democrats who support it, according to Democratic lawmakers and campaign consultants.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Kansas City InfoZine
Security Clearance Reform Act of 2014 Aims to Prevent Another Navy Yard Shooting
"This current security system process allowed this to happen," Lynch said at a Committee on Oversight and Government Reform hearing Tuesday.