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Representing the 12th District of Michigan

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January 20, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) today released the following statement on the federal government shutdown and outlined the anticipated impact on families in Michigan’s 12th District.

January 18, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) today announced that she has invited Cindy Garcia of Lincoln Park, MI to be her guest at the 2018 State of the Union in Washington, DC. Ms. Garcia is a UAW worker and the wife of Jorge Garcia, a 39-year-old father of two who was deported to Mexico this week after living in the United States for 30 years.

January 18, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) and Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (OH-09) issued the following statements after news that U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has withdrawn its approval of Ohio EPA’s assessment of the state’s list of impaired waterways. That assessment failed to address the open waters of Lake Erie. U.S.

January 18, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) released the following statement after the Michigan Supreme Court rejected Gelman Sciences’ appeal seeking to overturn a decision by a local court judge.

January 16, 2018 Press Release

DETROIT, MI – U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) released the following statement after touring the North American International Auto Show in Detroit with a bipartisan delegation of Members of Congress.

January 15, 2018 Press Release

DEARBORN, MIU.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) released the following statement in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. 

January 13, 2018 Press Release

TAYLOR, MI – U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12), 12th District State Legislators and local officials today held a town hall in Taylor to provide information about the newly enacted Republican tax plan and what it means for Michigan.

January 11, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) today introduced the Hospital Preparedness Program (HPP) Reauthorization Act of 2018, which increases federal funding to support regional health care systems in preparing for natural disasters and other threats.

January 10, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) today joined colleagues on the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force to announce the legislative agenda for 2018. The agenda includes commonsense, bipartisan legislation to address the opioid epidemic by supporting prevention, treatment, recovery, and law enforcement efforts. 

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May 16, 2016 In The News

KINCARDINE, Ontario — If there was an off-key moment during the otherwise flawlessly executed trip to the U.S. Capitol this spring by the new Canadian prime minister, Justin Trudeau, it might have come when he was cornered by Rep. Debbie Dingell.

May 6, 2016 In The News

More than 30,000 Michigan current and retired workers avoided pension cuts — for now — when the Treasury Department rejected a Teamsters Central State Pension Plan proposal that would have started in July.

March 1, 2016 In The News

In 1942, Mildred Crow Sargent was a teenage mother from Tennessee who migrated to Detroit to work in an aircraft assembly plant as part of America's massive mobilization for WWII.

And, as she told a New York University "Real Rosie the Riveter" history project in 2010, she was "the fastest riveter" in the place.

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February 18, 2016 In The News

ANN ARBOR, MI — As local officials in Ann Arbor continue to raise concerns that Michigan is years behind on updating the state's cleanup standards for 1,4-dioxane, U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell is weighing in on the issue.

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February 6, 2016 In The News

It's been less than three months since Chad Carr, the 5-year-old grandson of former University of Michigan football coach Lloyd Carr, died following a 15-month battle with an inoperable brain tumor.

But his legacy lives on.

Chad's passing in November came at the hands of diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, an extremely rare type of pediatric brain cancer.

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February 3, 2016 In The News

Following up on the success of last year’s “Valentines for Veterans” event U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-12th District) asking local students from across her district to help keep the program going.

Dingell is asking students to make handmade cards for local veterans in order to show them they are “loved and appreciated.”

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February 3, 2016 In The News

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell is leading a bipartisan coalition of 89 representatives in asking the U.S. Treasury Department to reject a Central States Pension Fund request to cut retiree benefits.

January 27, 2016 In The News

During her speech Monday, to a crowd of area dignitaries, business leaders and high school students, U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-12th District) was forced to apologize several times.

Not however because she misspoke, but in a jocular manner, apologizing for not speaking like many other politicians, and not being “politically correct” in her terminology.

January 25, 2016 In The News

Two congressional Democrats on Monday blamed Ford Motor Co.'s exit from Japan on the lack of currency manipulation provisions in a sweeping Asia-Pacific trade deal.

January 20, 2016 In The News

DETROIT, MI -- President Barack Obama began touring the North American International Auto Show in Detroit around 2 p.m. Wednesday.

He was expected to visit the exhibits of General Motors, Ford, Fiat Chrysler and ZF, which develops sensors, processors other devices for automated driving.

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