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It is an honor to represent the Sixth Congressional District. As a Member of Congress, an important priority is to be accessible and responsive to my constituents. On this website, you will find information about the services our office provides, our legislative priorities, our activities in the community, and other resources.
Rep. Tierney and his fellow Democrats believe that America needs a New Direction that provides opportunity, security and prosperity for all Americans. For more information on their plan, please click here.
As you know, health care is an issue that touches us all. Whether it's preparing for your first baby, going for regular check-ups to keep your children healthy, helping your parents make prescription drug and long-term care decisions or just getting your annual physical, we are all affected by the way our country's health care system works. Keep Reading
Our children need a quality education to prepare them to thrive in the global economy and competitive world. Today, a K-12 education may simply not be enough. Children also benefit from preschool and kindergarten, and young adults need two to four years of college to be prepared for the workforce. Our educational system has yet to adapt to this new reality. Keep Reading
Transforming our nation's energy policy has the far-reaching potential to bolster our economy, benefit the environment and positively affect how we address complex international issues. By opposing measures that would only maintain the status quo and promoting real alternatives, I have worked for solutions that should move us closer to our shared goal of energy independence. Keep Reading
Congressman John F. Tierney (D-Salem) was the recipient of the Massachusetts Association for Community Action's (MASSCAP) Self-Sufficiency President's Award for his commitment to the goal of self-sufficiency for all individuals and his consistent support for the work of community action agencies. The award was presented at the organization's annual lunch at the Massachusetts State House. Read More
U.S. Congressman John F. Tierney (D-Salem), whose Sixth Congressional District is home to the Bedford VA hospital, testified today before the Local Advisory Panel charged with reviewing the options put forward by the Department of Veterans Affairs consolidating facilities and transferring services relied upon by Boston area veterans. Read More
ENERGY STAR Change a Light, Change the World Pledge
Congressman Tierney is challenging the communities of the Sixth District to take the ENERGY STAR Change a Light, Change the World pledge to see who can get the most pledges between now and the end of November.