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Stephen Lynch
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts
Assumed office
October 16, 2001
Preceded by Joe Moakley
Constituency 9th district (2001–2013)
8th district (2013–present)
Member of the Massachusetts Senate
from the 1st Suffolk district
In office
May 1, 1996 – October 16, 2001
Preceded by William Bulger
Succeeded by Jack Hart
Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
from the 4th Suffolk district
In office
January 3, 1995 – May 1, 1996
Preceded by Paul J. Gannon
Succeeded by Jack Hart
Personal details
Born
Stephen Francis Lynch

March 31, 1955 (1955-03-31) (age 65)
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Margaret Shaughnessy
Children 1
Education Wentworth Institute of Technology (BS)
Boston College (JD)
Harvard University (MPA)

Stephen Francis Lynch (born March 31, 1955) is an American politician. He has been a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts since 2001. He is a Democrat representing Massachusetts's 8th congressional district.

Lynch ran for the Democratic nomination in the 2013 special election for the U.S. Senate but lost to Ed Markey.


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