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Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on GOP Bill to Repeal the Affordable Care Act

March 6, 2017 /  FLINT – Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) released the following statement today after Republicans unveiled their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act:  “Over the coming days, I will read the bill in its entirety. But it’s already clear that the Republican bill repealing the Affordable Care Act puts people’s lives in danger. It kicks millions […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on Repackaged Muslim Ban

March 6, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after President Donald Trump signed a repackaged executive order banning refugees from many majority-Muslim nations: “After his first ban was unanimously blocked by federal judges, the President is attempting to repackage the same unconstitutional and un-American policy under the disguise of a new order. Make no […]

Congressman Dan Kildee Announces Mobile Office Hours throughout Fifth Congressional District

March 3, 2017 / Congressional Staff will Continue Traveling across Mid-Michigan to Meet with Constituents, Assist with Federal Services Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today announced continued mobile office hours throughout the Fifth Congressional District that his staff will hold in order to continue offering services and direct support to constituents. During mobile office hours, staff will meet with and […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on Great Lakes Funding Cuts

March 3, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after it was reported that the Trump Administration has planned to cut Great Lakes restoration efforts by 97 percent: “These cuts to Great Lakes protection efforts proposed in the President’s budget are extreme and dangerous. Cutting the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative by 97 percent, including funding […]

Congressman Dan Kildee: Attorney General Sessions Must Resign

March 2, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) released the following statement after it was reported that Attorney General Jeff Sessions lied under oath to the Senate Judiciary Committee during his confirmation hearings about meetings with Russian officials: “The Attorney General lied under oath to Congress about his own communications with the Russians. Corruption and lying by public officials […]

Michigan Congressional Democrats Introduce Resolution Marking 16th Anniversary of International Underground Railroad Memorial Monument in Detroit

March 1, 2017 / Michigan Congressional Democrats today introduced a resolution commemorating the 16th anniversary of the Detroit River International Underground Railroad Memorial Monument. The monument, established by the Detroit River Project Initiative, honors Detroit’s pivotal role as a crossing point into Canada for African Americans seeking freedom from slavery through the Underground Railroad. U.S. Senators Gary Peters and […]

Joint Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee and Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha on President Trump’s Joint Session Address

February 28, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) and Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha tonight issued the following joint statement following President Donald Trump’s joint address to Congress: “We are disappointed that President Trump did not use his primetime address to mention Flint families or the ongoing water crisis. During the campaign, then candidate Trump made Flint a talking point of […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on President Trump’s Joint Session Address to Congress

February 28, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today issued the following statement following President Donald Trump’s joint address to Congress: “The campaign is over; now it’s time to govern. America needs a leader—not a reckless tweeter. The President cannot lead our country 140 characters at a time. “40 days after his inauguration, there have been plenty of tweets […]

Congressman Dan Kildee: President Trump Should Address Fair Trade Policies in Address to Congress

February 28, 2017 / “We Deserve Fair Trade Policies That Put The American Worker First,” Kildee Says Ahead of President Donald Trump’s joint session address to Congress, Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today joined other Members of Congress, including Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03), to discuss what they are looking for from the President on trade. His remarks, as delivered, are […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on President Trump’s Budget Blueprint

February 27, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today issued the following statement on President Donald Trump’s budget blueprint: “A budget is a statement of our nation’s values. We should be making investments in policies that create good-paying jobs here in America and provide more opportunity for working families. Greater economic security for hardworking middle class Michiganders should be […]