Skip to Content
Home | news | Debbie's Blog

Debbie's Blog

Dingell Update: September 22, 2020

| Posted in Debbie's Blog

Here is an update for September 22nd. Thought of the day: “Fight for the things you care about. But do it in a way that will lead others to join you.”— Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg We are still mourning the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She was not only a fair and strong jurist, but a woman who opened doors wider for everyone. Her life was dedicated to fighting for justice a... Read more »

Dingell Update: September 17, 2020

| Posted in Debbie's Blog

Here is an update for September 17th. Thought of the day: “You’re off to great places, today is your day. Your mountain is waiting, so get on your way.” — Dr. Seuss Michigan added 571 cases and 11 deaths from COVID-19 on Tuesday. Of the deaths, five were identified during a delayed records review. This brings the state's total number of cases to 113,183 and the death toll to 6,612. The state also ... Read more »

Dingell Update: September 15, 2020

| Posted in Debbie's Blog

Here is an update for September 15th. Thought of the day: "Energy and persistence conquer all things." -Benjamin Franklin Over the last two days, Michigan reported 544 cases per day. The state's totals are now 6,601 confirmed deaths and 112,612 confirmed cases. Nationally, over 33,000 cases of COVID-19 were reported yesterday. We don’t know what the Fall will bring, but how serious we take the vir... Read more »

Dingell Update: September 10,2020

| Posted in Debbie's Blog

Here is an update for September 10th. Thought of the day: "Maybe when social distancing is a thing of the past, we'll hug a little harder, hold on a little longer, and remember that nothing matters more than the time we spend with the people we love." — Lori Deschene Yesterday, Michigan reported 783 new cases of COVID-19 and 13 deaths related to the virus. This brings the states total death count ... Read more »

Dingell Update: September 8, 2020

| Posted in Debbie's Blog

Here is an update for September 8. Thought of the day: "It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.” – William Shakespeare Michigan reported 1,153 positive cases. I will be watching these numbers closely over the coming weeks as concerns about Labor Day parties, going back to school, and other compounding factors could lead to dramatic spikes. Now is the time to be as dedicated as... Read more »

Dingell Update: September 4, 2020

| Posted in Debbie's Blog

Here is an update for September 4. Thought of the day: "There is no power for change greater than a community discovering what it cares about.” – Margaret J. Wheatley Wishing everyone a safe Labor Day weekend. This year we can’t celebrate with parades, backyard barbecues, and block parties. Along with smart experts, I have concerns this weekend could contribute to spread. We all must be responsibl... Read more »

Dingell Update: September 2, 2020

| Posted in Debbie's Blog

Here is an update for September 3. Thought of the day: "I will get my education - if it is in home, school, or anyplace.” -Malala Yousafzai Today, across the country, House Democrats are taking action for the children. Every school district is facing questions of how to do the best for the children in the face of overwhelming challenges. I’m joining Dearborn School District to prepare food for fam... Read more »

Dingell Update: August 31

| Posted in Debbie's Blog

Here is an update for August 31st. Thought of the day: "It isn’t what we say or think that defines us, but what we do.” – Jane Austen Michigan has now reached more than 100,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 6,748 deaths. These are a milestones no one wanted to reach. For our neighbors, our families, and our community we can’t afford another spike. Wear a mask, keep distance, and be safe. As the... Read more »

Dingell Update: August 28

| Posted in Debbie's Blog

Here is an update for August 28th. Thought of the day: "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly." — Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Yesterday, Michigan reported 758 new COVID-19 cases and 16 deaths related to the virus. Our state’s fatality rate... Read more »

Delivering for Michigan

| Posted in Debbie's Blog

Since COVID-19 first hit, I’ve worked around the clock to ensure our community has the resources we need to defeat this virus and keep our loved ones safe. With money from the CARES Act, we’ve been able to support our schools, hospitals, and frontline workers. Below you can find a list of resources that’s been delivered to our community as part of the CARES Act. Over $500,000 in Grants for Southea... Read more »

Back to top