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January 19, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement after Governor Rick Snyder delivered his State of the State address: “For those who think $28 million will begin to remedy the Flint water crisis, that is a fraction of the money city residents have paid for poisoned water that they cannot drink.

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January 18, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today continued his call for Governor Rick Snyder to utilize all state resources at his disposal for the ongoing Flint water crisis, including a recently announced $575 million state budget surplus.

January 17, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today on the release of Amir Hekmati:

“Amir Hekmati is coming home. I am overcome with emotion that after four and a half years, this terrible ordeal is ending and the Hekmati family will soon be reunited with Amir. We have worked so hard to see this day happen. I am incredibly grateful to everyone, including my staff, who worked tirelessly to secure Amir’s release.

January 17, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) will hold a media availability on Amir Hekmati’s release from Iran today, Sunday, January 17, 2016, at 10:45 a.m. ET in Flint. Later in the day, Congressman Kildee will be traveling with the Hekmati family overseas to be with Amir and bring him home.

January 16, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after President Barack Obama’s emergency declaration for Flint: “I welcome the President’s quick action in support of the people of Flint after months of inaction by the Governor.  The residents and children of Flint deserve every resource available to make sure that they have safe water and are able to recover from th

January 15, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON– Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today led a letter signed by a bipartisan and bicameral group of his colleagues from Michigan urging the President to support the State of Michigan’s request for federal assistance in Flint.

January 15, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON– Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), and U.S. Senator Gary Peters (D-MI) today sent a letter to President Barack Obama urging him to support the State of Michigan’s request for federal assistance in Flint.

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January 15, 2016 Press Release

    Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after Michigan Governor Rick Snyder asked President Obama to declare a federal emergency in Flint. “I have repeatedly called for Governor Snyder to ask for federal resources for my hometown of Flint since September 29, 2015 and I am glad to see he has finally acted.

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January 14, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) wrote a letter to the President today following yesterday’s announcement by Governor Snyder that Legionnaires’ disease has caused the death of 10 people in Genesee County since April 2014.

January 13, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after Michigan Governor Rick Snyder announced 87 cases of Legionnaires’ disease and 10 deaths in the Flint area since the Spring of 2014. “Today’s statement by Governor Snyder that he is treating Genesee County’s outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease ‘with the same urgency and transparency as the lead response in the city

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