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January 14, 2022 Press Release
WASHINGTON—Representatives Dan Kildee (MI-05), Debbie Dingell (MI-12), Andy Levin (MI-09), Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), Elissa Slotkin (MI-08), Haley Stevens (MI-11), Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) today released the following statement after President Joe Biden nominated Michigan State University distinguished professor Dr. Lisa D. Cook to the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors:

“Dr. Cook is an outstanding choice by President Biden to serve on the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. She has a distinguished record of academic excellence and public service and her nomination as the first Black woman to join the Board of Governors is historic. We know that Dr.

January 14, 2022 Press Release
Federal Funds from Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Will Help Repair Michigan Bridges in Poor Condition

FLINT—Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, today announced that Michigan will receive $563.1 million over five years, because of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, to repair Michigan bridges that are in poor condition.

January 13, 2022 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, today voted to pass major voting rights legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives to strengthen our democracy and protect every Michigan citizen’s right to vote.

The Freedom to Vote Act and John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act would:

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January 12, 2022 Press Release
WASHINGTON—Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, issued the following statement regarding the passing of Flint resident and community activist Tony Palladeno Jr.:

“Tony was a powerful voice for Flint and a beloved member of our community. I am saddened to learn of his passing. Tony was among the earliest and most forceful voices to call for justice for Flint families during the water crisis. He always demanded truth and accountability, in his trademark style, from elected officials. Tony’s passion for Flint will be greatly missed.”

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January 12, 2022 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, today announced $25,000 in new federal funds to support two Flint arts organizations. This funding will help increase community access to culture, dance and theater. 

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January 11, 2022 Press Release
Historic Investment Will Help Hardworking Families, Seniors with Heating Costs, Utilities and Energy Repairs

WASHINGTON—Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, today announced that the state of Michigan will receive $384.7 million, through the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), to help lower energy costs for families this winter.

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January 7, 2022 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, issued the following statement after the resignation of Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok and reports of deadly violence against civilians:

January 6, 2022 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, today spoke at the U.S.

January 4, 2022 Press Release

FLINT—Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, issued the following statement after a dispute panel created under the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) ruled in 

December 23, 2021 Press Release
FLINT—Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, issued the following statement after President Joe Biden signed the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act into law:

“Michigan workers can compete with anyone if they are given a level playing field. Unfortunately, the Chinese communist government uses unfair trade practices and brutally oppresses minorities, including using the Uyghur people as slave labor. These human rights abuses are completely unacceptable and give Chinese products an unfair competitive advantage.

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