With the news that longtime Democratic Rep. Sandy Levin will retire, one of his Michigan colleagues is seeking to succeed him on the tax-writing Ways & Means Committee.
Legislation Reauthorizes and Expands Fruit and Vegetable Incentive Program for SNAP Recipients
Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after U.S. and allied forces conducted military strikes in Syria:
Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after Michigan Governor Rick Snyder announced that he will end bottled water distributions for the people of Flint:
Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today regarding the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018:
Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement after it was announced that the Fiscal Year 2018 appropriations bill restores full funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI), which President Trump had tried to essentially eliminate in his budget:
Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and U.S. Senator Gary Peters (D-MI) today announced that the proposed Fiscal Year 2018 budget bill includes funding to address ongoing drinking water contamination issues in communities across Michigan. The appropriations bill now goes before the full House and Senate. The lawmakers:
Winner Will Have Their Artwork on Display in U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.
Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) announced today that the 2018 Congressional Art Competition has begun, encouraging all high school students (grades 9-12) who live in the Fifth Congressional District to submit artwork for the competition.
In response to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’s ruling to vacate the U.S.
Trump White House Proposes 90 Percent Cut to Efforts Protecting Great Lakes from Invasive Species Like Asian Carp, Pollution Runoff
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Cities with shrinking populations and aging water infrastructure can face tough choices when it comes to paying for waterworks upgrades and keeping service affordable.
Congressmen Dan Kildee is holding an event to talk about the GOP tax bill with local residents.
Kildee will hold a “Lunch and Listen” event with Democratic National Committee (DNC) Deputy Chair Keith Ellison.
After the Flint crisis, GOP Gov. Snyder wants to adopt stricter rules regarding lead in water. He's pushing state regulators to change the federal rule because Republican state lawmakers won't do it.
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Veterans were honored all over today with multiple ceremonies happening throughout Mid-Michigan.
Veterans Day gives us the chance to hear from those who served and ask them what that time was like, but for many of them, it can be difficult to talk about.
“Who I am today was very much born in battle and was born from that service,” said Geoff Roberts, an Army Veteran.
Cameron Corder didn't know his battle was just beginning in August 2013 after a medic mission in Afghanistan when he sustained a back injury.
The 2001 Clio High School graduate was knocked backward and struck his back on a metal box in August 2013 while attending to an injured Marine that became combative aboard a helicopter in Afghanistan.
Debate about "bump stocks" is not going away, despite little action taken by congressional leaders and the Department of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives after the devices were used in the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history.
U.S. representatives Dan Kildee and Joe Kennedy III, the grand-nephew of President John F. Kennedy, took a stroll through the Flint Farmers' Market on Saturday afternoon to discuss the need for access to healthy foods.
The tour came after the congressmen were briefed on the latest updates in the water crisis in Flint at the Community Foundation of Greater Flint.
U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee (D-Flint Township) visited the USS Edson Destroyer Thursday, October 19.
Veterans Michael Buda, a former Bay City mayor, and Jim Reha, a veteran and school teacher from Saginaw, toured the destroyer with the congressman.
As a part of a recess from congress, Kildee made his way back to Michigan where he is making visits across the state.