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Congresswoman Debbie Dingell

Representing the 12th District of Michigan

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June 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) issued the following statement after voting against both immigration bills before the House of Representatives:

June 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) led a group of House members in calling on the Trump Administration to extend and re-designate Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Yemen due to the ongoing armed conflict within the country.

June 20, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today Congresswomen Debbie Dingell (MI-12) and Annie Kuster (NH-2) announced they are leading a group of nearly 60 Democratic women in pressing the Secretaries of Homeland Security (DHS) and Health and Human Services (HHS) to release details about immigrant children separated from their parents.

June 19, 2018 Press Release

DEARBORN, MIToday Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) issued the following statement as the Trump Administration continues to stand behind their “zero tolerance” policy causing immigrant children to be separated from their parents:

June 19, 2018 Press Release

DETROIT, MI Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) issued the following statement as Ford unveiled plans for Michigan Central Station in Detroit:

June 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DCCongresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) issued the following statement on the Administration’s policy of separating immigrant families at the border:

June 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed three bipartisan bills introduced by U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) to address the opioid epidemic.

June 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) issued the following statement after the Department of Justice announced it will no longer defend the Affordable Care Act’s pre-existing conditions provisions in court:

June 11, 2018 Press Release
U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) issued the following statement as the FCC order to end net neutrality goes into effect on June 11.
June 4, 2018 Press Release

DEARBORN, MI – U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) released the following statement in response to reports that Fred Fleitz, who was recently appointed as the Chief of Staff and Executive Secretary of the National Security Council, made anti-Muslim comments in an interview last year:


In The News

January 15, 2016 In The News

WASHINGTON — A group of congress members, including three from Michigan, introduced a bill Wednesday to remove discriminatory limitations that would exclude certain dual nationals from the Visa Waiver Program.

U.S. representatives Justin Amash (R-Mich.), John Conyers (D-Mich.), Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.), and Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) presented the Equal Protection in Travel Act of 2016.

January 13, 2016 In The News

DEARBORN, MI – U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Dearborn, joined Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson Wednesday in events that included a roundtable discussion with Iraqi and Syrian refugees at the University of Michigan-Dearborn campus.

January 12, 2016 In The News

LANSING, MI -- University of Michigan Football Coach Jim Harbaugh doesn't just lead U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell's favorite team, he leads by example.

"For me he's the best of what the country should be and is," Dingell told MLive Monday night, pointing to his track record of hard work and teamwork.

January 4, 2016 In The News

As she nears the end of her first year in Congress, U.S. Representative Debbie Dingell (D-MI) has stepped up to speak on behalf of the charitable community. In this interview she reflects upon Detroit’s Grand Bargain, the contributions philanthropy made, and Congress’ role in creating a tax code that provides certainty to the process.

December 22, 2015 In The News

DETROIT — Heads of civil rights organizations, interfaith activists, government officials and religious leaders gathered at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American history to condemn the rising tides of Islamophobia, which are manifesting as hate crimes across the nation.

December 19, 2015 In The News

The effort to honor an 85-year-old Ypsilanti veteran for his heroic 1967 actions that saved eight men's lives in Vietnam took a big step forward Friday when Congress approved a critical piece of legislation needed for him to receive the Medal of Honor.

December 18, 2015 In The News

Freshman Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., continues to carry on the tradition of writing the “Dingell Jingle,” which she released Friday.

December 18, 2015 In The News

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-12th District) is thanking negotiators for preventing a “poison-pill” policy rider from being included in the 2016 government funding bill that would have exempted electronic cigarettes from being regulated by the Food and Drug Administration.

December 11, 2015 In The News

WASHINGTON — Four Democratic members of Michigan’s congressional delegation urged U.S. Senate leaders on Friday to consider changes to legislation which would tighten rules on 38 countries whose citizens can visit the U.S. without a visa, calling parts of the bill discriminatory.

November 24, 2015 In The News

Rep. Debbie Dingell is seeking answers from the director of the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System following reports that surgeries for veterans were recently canceled or moved to another facility after particulate matter was observed on sterile surgical equipment.