Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, issued the following statement marking the five-year anniversary of the Flint water crisis:
Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement today after the release of a redacted copy of Special Counsel Robert’s Mueller’s report:
Congressional Staff Will Continue Traveling Across Mid-Michigan to Meet with Constituents, Assist with Federal Services
Kildee Says Any New Trade Deals Must Include Fair Labor Laws
Package of Five Bills Would Improve Testing and Inspection for Lead in Drinking Water and Paint
Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Congresswoman Jackie Speier (CA-14), Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Senator Gary Peters (D-MI) introduced a package of five bills to protect families from the threat of lead exposure in their homes and schools.
Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, released the following statement following the coup in Sudan:
Net Neutrality Protects Consumers and Ensures Open and Fair Internet, Bill Also Invests in Rural and Low-Income Broadband Infrastructure
Legislation would allow an additional 400,000 electric vehicles per manufacturer to be eligible for tax credit
Kildee Supports Bipartisan Legislation to Support Victims of Domestic Violence
Legislation Requires Department of Veterans’ Affairs to Cover Health Conditions Linked to PFAS Chemical Contamination on Military Bases
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Michigan Democratic Rep. Dan Kildee has been at the forefront of pushing the federal government to help Flint recover from its drinking water crisis.
TPM first reported on per and poly-fluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS – an umbrella class of chemicals found in military grade firefighting foam, but also in thousands of consumer goods – in May, when reporters and congressional staffers were kept out of an EPA summit on how local, tribal and state governments were dealing with the contaminant, which accumulates in ground water.
U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee played the lottery with a baggie of dirt from the old Detroit Tigers Stadium, and it paid off.
Not the real lottery, but Kildee entered the lottery for congressional office space on Friday and drew the No. 2 pick out of the 55 House members in his class.
Water is fundamental for most lifeforms, and Michigan's economy and inhabitants thrive on the fresh water that surrounds the state.
The fifth annual Great Lakes Science in Action Symposium gathered on Oct. 19 to discuss the current state of the Great Lakes and what the future holds for the lakes.
Years after the Flint water crisis drew national attention, another water pollution issue has emerged in House races in Michigan.
Federal agencies would be encouraged to work with state governments in cleaning up perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances under legislation introduced by a bipartisan group within the Michigan congressional delegation.
U.S. House Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Flint, has introduced a bill to stop the deportation of Francis Anwana, a deaf and disabled Detroit immigrant from Nigeria.
Rep. Dan Kildee is aiming high as he eyes a leadership spot in the Democratic Caucus next year.
FLINT, MI - A group of Democratic Congressional leaders are set to tour Flint to find out more about the effects of the water crisis and try to find out what is needed as the city moves forward in its recovery process.
It is completely unacceptable that an American city—Flint, Mich.—still does not trust the drinking water coming out of the tap.