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Kildee, Stabenow, Peters: “President Trump, Don’t Jeopardize Flint Funding”

January 24, 2017 / Lawmakers send letter to President Trump raising concerns following his announcement to freeze EPA spending Congressman Dan Kildee, U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow and U.S. Senator Gary Peters today urged President Trump not to jeopardize much-needed federal funding for Flint following his directive to halt all Environmental Protection Agency grants and agreements. The lawmakers sent a […]

Congressman Dan Kildee: First Action by President Trump Means More Expensive Mortgages for Millions of Homeowners

January 23, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives in opposition to President Donald Trump’s recent executive action that will lead to more expensive home mortgage payments for millions of Americans. On Friday, President Trump canceled a previous administration policy that would have reduced the cost of mortgages for […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on the Passing of Judge Raymond Pianka

January 23, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after learning of the death of Cleveland Judge Raymond Pianka: “Ray was a dear friend and I join the community, his family and colleagues in mourning his death. “Ray loved Cleveland. He was deeply involved in housing policy and understood that strong neighborhoods create vibrant communities […]

Congressman Dan Kildee on the Inauguration of President Donald Trump

January 20, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States: “I congratulate President Donald Trump on his inauguration as President of the United States. I hope that after a bitter and partisan campaign, President Trump will rise to the occasion and be […]

Congressman Dan Kildee on the Passing of Lenore Croudy

January 19, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after learning of the death of Flint community leader Lenore Croudy: “I am deeply saddened by the passing of Lenore Croudy. Lenore was a passionate and devoted community leader and Flint will miss her dearly. “Lenore dedicated herself to ensuring that every child had an equal […]

Congressman Dan Kildee on his Attendance at the Inauguration of President-Elect Trump

January 19, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement on the Inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump: “I share the disgust of many Americans with President-elect Trump’s dangerous actions and rhetoric during the campaign and since being elected. The question I have had to ask myself is: what is the best way for me to fight against […]

Congressman Dan Kildee on Congress’ Flint Water Crisis Investigation

January 18, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today regarding Congress’ investigation of the Flint water crisis: “The Flint water crisis is not over. Flint families deserve not just resources to help them recover, but also justice in the form of holding those who did this to Flint accountable. “It is wrong that Congress’ investigation […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on Governor Snyder’s State of the State Address

January 17, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement after Michigan Governor Rick Snyder barely mentioned the ongoing Flint water crisis in his annual State of the State address: “Governor Snyder has failed Flint families. It is disgraceful that a city of 100,000 people still doesn’t have clean drinking water and the Governor could barely devote […]

Congressman Dan Kildee Introduces Legislation to Clean Up State Government, Promote Transparency in Michigan

January 16, 2017 / Independent Watchdogs Give Michigan a Failing ‘F’ Grade for Ethics and Transparency in Government FLINT – Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) has introduced his first piece of legislation in the 115th Congress aimed at cleaning up state government in Michigan and other state legislatures across the country. Congressman Kildee’s legislation, The Make State Government More Open, […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on the Anniversary of Amir Hekmati’s Release

January 16, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today on the one-year anniversary of Amir Hekmati’s release from Iran: “One year ago today, the world watched with joy as Amir Hekmati, after four and a half years of unjust imprisonment in Iran, finally began his journey home. After years of fighting for his release alongside […]