In Response to New Report, Dingell & Trott Lead Bipartisan Letter in Opposition to Proposed Nuclear Waste Facility Near the Great LakesU.S. Representatives Debbie Dingell (MI-12) and Dave Trott (MI-11) today led a bipartisan group of 32 Members of Congress in urging Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to use his full diplomatic and legal power to halt proposed construction of a nuclear waste storage facility near the Great Lakes.
Dingell: President Trump’s Decision to Withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement “Stunning & Dangerous”“President Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Accord is stunning," said Congresswoman Dingell. "In walking away from one of the most important international agreements of the last century – signed by nearly every other nation on earth – the President is ignoring the reality of climate change while signaling to the world that we are no longer willing to be a leader in addressing one of our most pressing global threats."
“Since NAFTA passed, too many workers in Michigan and across the country have seen their jobs shipped overseas, their wages drop in real terms and their families lose hope," said Congresswoman Dingell. "We now have an opportunity to renegotiate this failed trade agreement, but it is critical that we do so in a way that puts working families first."
U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) and U.S. Senator Tom Udall (NM) introduced a bill to boost the creative economy and support the development of jobs and arts businesses in Michigan, New Mexico and across the nation. Dingell and Udall’s bill - the Comprehensive Resources for Entrepreneurs in the Arts to Transform the Economy (CREATE) Act - would support artists, entrepreneurs and workers in growing their businesses, accessing federal resources and funding, and expanding their networks with local communities.
Today, Congresswoman Dingell is fighting for quality, affordable health care for every American in the full Energy and Commerce Committee markup of the Republican’s proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
DEARBORN, MI – U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell (MI-12) along with her colleagues Reps. Donald Norcross (NJ-01) and Mark Pocan (WI-02) today brought together experts in labor, academia and manufacturing for a “Future of Work, Wages, and Labor” discussion at the University of Michigan-Dearborn.
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) released the following statement after a gunman opened fire at a practice for the Congressional baseball game.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Reps. Debbie Dingell (MI-12), Dave Trott (MI-11), John Conyers (MI-13), and Brenda Lawrence (MI-14) sent a letter to President Trump urging him to include strong and enforceable currency manipulation provisions in the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA):
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed bipartisan legislation introduced by Representatives Debbie Dingell (MI-12) and Tim Walberg (MI-07) to help reduce unnecessary paperwork burdens and bring down energy prices for Michigan families.