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Congressman Dan Kildee Announces Over $3.2 Million in Federal Housing Grants throughout Mid-Michigan

February 12, 2015 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today announced over $3.2 million in federal grants being awarded to local-area housing commissions in Genesee, Saginaw, Bay and Iosco counties. The federal grants, issued through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) 2015 Capital Fund, will help to modernize and develop public housing in multiple cities across the […]

Congressman Dan Kildee: Failure to Address Currency Manipulation in New Trade Deal Would Hurt American Competitiveness, Risk U.S. Jobs

February 10, 2015 / Kildee, Others Hold Briefing for Lawmakers on Importance of Including Provisions to Address Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill today with policy and trade experts to discuss currency manipulation and the implications it has on American jobs and exports. Congressman Kildee is a strong opponent […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on Decision to Recognize Michigan Same-Sex Marriages

February 4, 2015 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after it was announced that the state of Michigan will recognize 300 same-sex marriages performed in 2014:  “I am glad to see Governor Snyder finally decided that these loving, committed Michigan couples deserve full recognition under the law. Recognition for these same-sex couples is long overdue. […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on Recognition of Same-Sex Marriages Legally Performed in Michigan

February 4, 2015 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today calling on Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder to let the recent federal court injunction by U.S. District Court Judge Mark A. Goldsmith stand, requiring the state of Michigan to recognize over 300 same-sex marriages legally performed in Michigan on March 22, 2014:  “Governor Snyder, what are you […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on President Obama’s FY ‘16 Budget

February 2, 2015 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today issued the following statement on President Barack Obama’s Fiscal Year 2016 budget proposal: “A budget is a statement of our nation’s values. Our country’s budget ought to center on building an economy that works for everyone – not just those at the top. We can achieve this by making strategic […]

Congressman Dan Kildee Announces New Mobile Office Hours Throughout Fifth Congressional District

January 28, 2015 / Congressional Staff Will Travel across Mid-Michigan to Meet with Constituents, Assist with Federal Services and Issues Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) announced today new and expanded mobile office hours that his staff will hold throughout the Fifth Congressional District this year in order to continue offering services and direct support to constituents. During mobile office hours, […]

Congressman Dan Kildee Applauds Over $4 Million in Federal Grants in Fifth District to Combat Homelessness

January 26, 2015 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today applauded the awarding of over $4 million in federal grants to combat homelessness in communities across the Fifth District. Earlier today, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro announced over $64 million in federal grants in support of hundreds of homeless housing and service programs in Michigan. “No one in […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on President Obama’s Push for Trans-Pacific Partnership in State of the Union Address

January 20, 2015 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement after President Barack Obama used the State of the Union address to advocate for the passage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a new so-called “free trade” agreement currently being negotiated in secret: “While I agree with the President on many of his proposals, I disagree with him when […]

Speaker Boehner Appoints Congressman Dan Kildee to Serve on President’s Export Council

January 20, 2015 / Kildee is One of Only Five Members of Congress to Be Appointed to Council and Advise President on U.S. Trade and Manufacturing Policy House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (CA-12) announced that Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) has been appointed to serve on the President’s Export Council, the principal advisory committee on international trade. This new appointment will give […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on U.S. Supreme Court Taking up Marriage Equality

January 16, 2015 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after the U.S. Supreme Court announced it will hear challenges to state same-sex marriage bans, including Michigan’s: “I look forward to the U.S. Supreme Court hearing arguments on Michigan’s discriminatory ban on same-sex marriage. I am confident that the U.S. Constitution affords every American the constitutional […]