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Dingell Statement on Supreme Court Ruling Overturning Roe v. Wade

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) issued the following statement on the Supreme Court’s ruling overturning Roe v. Wade: “I am stunned and scared. Today’s ruling by the Supreme Court immediately jeopardizes the health of women all across the country. This is a personal, medical decision that should be made between a woman, her doctor, and her faith. For the Supreme Cour...

Dingell Calls for Strengthening Title IX on 50th Anniversary

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) today, on the 50th anniversary of Title IX, renewed her call for Congress to pass her legislation with Congresswoman Jahana Hayes (CT-05) to hold educational institutions accountable for any mishandling of sexual assault reports and strengthen efforts to prevent further assaults. “Fifty years ago, women like Michigan’s own Martha Griffith spo...

ESA Caucus Co-Chairs Dingell, Grijalva, and Beyer Applaud Repeal of Harmful Trump-Era Rule to Weaken the Endangered Species Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the Co-Chairs of the Endangered Species Act Caucus— Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.), Natural Resources Committee Chair Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.), and Rep. Don Beyer (D-Va.)—issued the following joint statement on the Biden administration’s announcement to rescind a rule issued by the Trump administration that weakened the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The Trump-era rule, f...

Dingell Statement on Senate Bipartisan Gun Legislation Narrowing Boyfriend Loophole

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) issued the following after the Senate announced bipartisan gun safety legislation, which includes provisions championed by the Congresswoman that narrows the boyfriend loophole: “Every community in our country has been impacted by our gun violence epidemic, and it is past time that Congress takes meaningful action to put this devastati...

Dingell Condemns Vandalism of Congressman Tim Walberg’s Campaign Office

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) issued the following statement condemning the vandalism of Congressman Tim Walberg’s campaign office in Jackson, Michigan: “We have freedom of speech in this country, not a freedom to commit violence. No person— whether you’re an elected official, a judge, or anyone else— should be subjected to threats of violence. I strongly condemn t...

Dingell Votes to Lower Food & Fuel Costs for American Families

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) today voted to pass comprehensive, bipartisan legislation to lower costs for American families in the grocery store and at the gas pump. The Lower Food and Fuel Costs Act is a bipartisan six-bill package that will bring down expenses for American families by lowering fertilizer costs for farmers, increasing meat processing capacity, and expan...

Dingell Statement on EPA Announcement on Combatting PFAS Pollution

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) issued the following statement applauding the Biden Administration and Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) continued effort to combat PFAS pollution and safeguard clean drinking water by setting stronger lifetime health advisory levels for four PFAS chemicals—PFOA, PFOS, GenX and PFBS—and making $1 billion in grant funding to state...

Dingell Celebrates Bipartisan House Passage of Recovering America’s Wildlife Act

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2773, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act, legislation introduced by Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12), by a bipartisan vote of 231-190. The Recovering America’s Wildlife Act (RAWA) will help promote and enhance our nation’s conservation efforts and ensure the long-term health of fish and wildlife throughout the country. Unite...

Dingell Statement on Senate’s Bipartisan Gun Safety Framework

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) issued the following statement on the Senate’s bipartisan framework to reduce gun violence, which includes a provision she has long championed with legislation to protect survivors of domestic abuse: “Children all across our country gathered yesterday to send a clear message to Congress that more must be done to bring an end to the gun...

Dingell Votes for Life-Saving Gun Violence Prevention Legislation

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - This week, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) voted in support of H.R. 2377, the Federal Extreme Risk Protection Order Act, and H.R. 7910, the Protecting Our Kids Act, common-sense gun safety measures that will help keep guns out of the hands of those who seek to harm themselves or others, crack down on illegal gun trafficking, raise the age for purchasing semi-automatic weapo...

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