Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) received an award last night at a “Community Salute” event honoring him for his decades of public service and commitment to the families of the Fifth Congressional District.
The Sierra Club has awarded Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) its highest award for public officials for his tireless efforts to help Flint families recover from the ongoing water crisis.
Environmental Sensitivity Index Maps Have Not Been Updated in Two Decades; Maps Help to Assess and Respond to Risk of Potential Natural Disasters, Oil Spills
Local Communities Stand to Benefit from Expanded Health Care Programs, Youth Employment
The U.S. House of Representatives passed two amendments today introduced by Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) that increase funding for expanded health care services for families as well as youth employment programs.
After Flint Water Crisis, Kildee Continues to Successfully Fight for Resources to Help Those Exposed to Lead
The U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation today championed by Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) that significantly boosts funding for lead prevention programs for children and families.
Historic Brief, Signed by Prominent Republicans and Democrats, Argues Gerrymandering Violates U.S. Constitution
“In 2013, one of my first votes as a Member of Congress was in support of aid for victims of Hurricane Sandy on the East Coast. This storm did not affect my district in Michigan, but I proudly cast my vote to help the families in need because as Americans, that is what we do.
Half Million Dollar Federal Grant to Crim Fitness Foundation Will Support AmeriCorps VISTA Members Helping Children in Flint Schools
“The Trump Administration’s decision to end DACA is heartbreaking. DREAMers grew up in the United States, brought here by their parents through no fault of their own, and we cannot turn our backs on them. They have registered with the government, pay income taxes and give back to the communities they live in. America is their only home.
“A President’s most solemn duty is to make a decision as to whether to send young Americans into harm’s way. President Trump owes service members—and the American people—clear stated goals, and a strategy to achieve them, before deploying additional service members to Afghanistan. Unfortunately, the President failed to offer a strategy with a clear objective, timeline and defined end goal.
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Several Michigan members of the House of Representatives are asking the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency not to close a regional office in Chicago even though a spokeswoman for the agency said there are no such plans.
This week, the city of Flint will mark the third anniversary of its ill-fated drinking water switch.
Congressman Dan Kildee sent a strongly worded letter to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality Thursday opposing Nestle Ice Mountain's request to pump more groundwater out of a well near Evart.
Congressman Dan Kildee has re-introduced legislation that would require the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to update the Lead and Copper Rule within nine months and to lower the threshold for lead in water.