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January 13, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after Michigan Governor Rick Snyder requested support from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to coordinate a recovery plan to provide resources to Flint: “Earlier today, I spoke with Andrew Velasquez III, FEMA’s Regional Director for Michigan, about resources his agency is providing to assist with the ongo

January 12, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after Michigan Governor Rick Snyder deployed the Michigan National Guard to assist with the ongoing water crisis in Flint: "I have repeatedly called for the Governor to deploy the Michigan National Guard to assist in the Flint water crisis and I am glad to see he has finally acted on this matter.

January 12, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement after President Barack Obama delivered his final State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress: “Tonight President Obama challenged us to rise above partisan politics and work together – Democrats, Republicans and those in between – on the many important issues facing our nation.

January 11, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after Governor Rick Snyder’s press conference in Flint regarding the ongoing water crisis: “Flint residents deserve action, not more talk from Governor Snyder. This is not a public relations problem – this is a public health crisis.

January 11, 2016 Press Release

  WASHINGTON – Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) today reiterated his call for federal assistance in the ongoing Flint water crisis. Today, in separate letters to both President Barack Obama and Michigan Governor Rick Snyder, Congressman Kildee said the state’s response so far to the public health emergency has been ‘inadequate’ and that federal assistance is needed to help Flint residents.

January 7, 2016 Press Release

Kildee, Hekmati Family to Raise Awareness of Amir’s Continued Imprisonment During Primetime Presidential Address WASHINGTON – Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) has invited Sarah Hekmati, the sister of Amir Hekmati from Flushing, Mich., to be his guest at the State of the Union address next week.

January 5, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today after Governor Rick Snyder declared a state of emergency due to the ongoing Flint water crisis: “This is an ongoing public health emergency in Flint that requires state action.

December 29, 2015 Press Release

Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) issued the following statement today on the ongoing Flint water crisis: “Governor Snyder’s apology over the Flint water crisis is appropriate, as are personnel changes announced today at the Department of Environmental Quality. Through this ongoing crisis, the people of Flint did nothing wrong – they are victims of this failure of government.

December 22, 2015 Press Release

Studies Show Removing Blight Leads to Greater Economic Opportunity for Community and all Homeowners

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December 17, 2015 Press Release

A bill expected to be passed by Congress this week includes a provision fought for by Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) to transfer $2 billion more into the Hardest Hit Fund (HHF), a program that has already helped to remove and repurpose thousands of abandoned properties in cities across Michigan, including Flint and Saginaw.

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