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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 […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on Trump Administration Attacks on LGBT Community

February 24, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after President Trump and his Administration attacked the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and reversed federal guidance directing schools to allow transgender students to use the bathroom that matches their gender identity: “President Trump has broken yet another campaign promise, this time rolling back […]

Congressman Dan Kildee to Welcome Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha as Fifth District Guest to President Trump’s Joint Session Address

February 23, 2017 / Dr. Mona, an Iraqi Immigrant, Helped to Expose Flint Water Crisis Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) has invited Dr. Mona Hanna–Attisha, the Flint pediatrician who helped to expose the Flint water crisis, to be his guest at next week’s joint session address by President Donald Trump. Known by her patients simply as “Dr. Mona,” she was […]

Reps. Kildee, Conyers, Levin, Dingell, Lawrence: Gov. Snyder Must Reconsider Plans to Close Schools

February 21, 2017 / Lawmakers Send Letter to Michigan’s Governor Stressing the Negative Impact School Closings Will Have on Communities Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today, along with Representatives John Conyers Jr. (MI-13), Sander Levin (MI-09), Debbie Dingell (MI-12) and Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), wrote to Michigan Governor Rick Snyder asking him to stop the Michigan School Reform Office (SRO) from […]

Congressman Kildee: Bipartisan and Independent Commission Needed to Investigate “Troubling Connections” Between Trump and Russia

February 15, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives calling for a “bipartisan and independent commission” to examine President Donald Trump and his administration’s “troubling connections” with Russia. Congressman Kildee’s call comes after Michael Flynn, Trump’s National Security Advisor, resigned this week and media reports have raised questions about […]

Kildee, Walberg Introduce Legislation to Expand Educational Saving Opportunities

February 13, 2017 / U.S. Representatives Dan Kildee (MI-05) and Tim Walberg (MI-07) have reintroduced the Helping Families Save for Education Act, bipartisan legislation to give families increased opportunities to save for and afford the rising cost of education. H.R. 999 will expand the annual contribution limits on Coverdell Education Savings Accounts from $2,000 to $10,000 and increase the […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on State of Michigan Halting Flint Water Credits and Payments

February 9, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after the state of Michigan said it would end water credits for Flint families and additionally stop paying for the city’s drinking water through the Great Lakes Water Authority, despite the ongoing crisis: “This decision is disappointing, since it was the actions by state government that […]

Congressman Dan Kildee Introduces Legislation to Protect the Great Lakes, Michigan’s Sport Fishing Industry

February 9, 2017 / Kildee Seeks to Address For-Profit Fish Farming that Poses New Threats to Michigan’s Waterways, including the Au Sable River Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), flanked by sports fishermen and conservationists at Red Fox Outfitters in Fenton, today announced that he has introduced new legislation in Congress to ban harmful aquaculture practices in both the Great Lakes […]

Statement by Congressman Dan Kildee on Betsy DeVos Vote

February 7, 2017 / Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after a tie in the U.S. Senate forced Vice President Mike Pence to cast the deciding vote on Betsy DeVos’ controversial nomination to be the next U.S. Secretary of Education, the first time a Vice President has had to cast a tie-breaking vote for a cabinet […]