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Dingell, Cheney Applaud House Passage of Bipartisan Advancing Telehealth Beyond COVID-19 Act

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Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-MI) and Congresswoman Liz Cheney (R-WY) applaud the House passage of their Advancing Telehealth Beyond COVID-19 Act of 2021, by a vote of 416-12, which would extend through December 31, 2024 critical telehealth policies implemented during the pandemic to make it easier for seniors to access remote care and other emerging health care…

On the 32nd Anniversary of the ADA, Dingell Named Co-Chair of Bipartisan Disabilities Caucus

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WASHINGTON – Today, founder and co-chair of the Bipartisan Disabilities Caucus (BDC), Rep. Jim Langevin (D-RI-02), named Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-MI-12) a new co-chair of the BDC, alongside Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA-01). The announcement comes on the 32nd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Rep. Langevin, the first quadriplegic ever elected to Congress, founded the Caucus in…

Pelosi, Dingell, UAW President Convene Auto Workers Roundtable to Discuss Impact of Semiconductor Shortage

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TAYLOR, Mich. – Representative Debbie Dingell (MI-12) today was joined by Speaker Nancy Pelosi and UAW President Ray Curry at the UAW Region 1A in Taylor to hear from auto industry workers directly about the impact of the ongoing semiconductor chip shortage. Lieutenant Governor Garlin Gilchrist, UAW Region 1A Director Laura Dickerson, House Democratic Caucus Vice Chair Congressman Pete…

Reps. Dingell, Maloney, Ross Introduce the Fashioning Accountability and Building Real Institutional Change (FABRIC) Act

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WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) joined Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) and Congresswoman Deborah Ross (NC-02) in introducing the Fashioning Accountability and Building Real Institutional Change (FABRIC) Act. The bill addresses issues in the apparel manufacturing industry such as the exploitation of essential workers,…

Dingell Announces Nearly $14 Million in Federal Grant Funding for University of Michigan

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) announced today that the University of Michigan will receive $13,999,656 in grant funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for their 2024 American National Election Studies (ANES) project.  “At a time when our nation is deeply divided, gaining insight into what is driving us apart has never been more…

Dingell Statement on Senate Reconciliation Negotiations

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) today released the following statement on the status of Senate reconciliation negotiations. “Almost one year ago, labor, environmental advocates, and the auto industry stood together at the White House with the President to announce a historic, ambitious goal to reduce carbon emissions across the transportation…

Dingell Votes to Pass FY2023 NDAA

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) released the following statement after voting to pass the FY 2023 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). “This year’s NDAA takes significant steps to keep our nation competitive, secure, and strong by investing in our nation’s servicemembers, supporting advancements in innovation and technology, and…

Dingell Statement on New University of Michigan President Santa Ono

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) today released the following statement congratulating Santa Ono on his appointment as the 15th President of the University of Michigan. “By choosing Santa Ono as the 15th President, the Regents of the University of Michigan have chosen a candidate with long experience in higher education and a commitment to students,” said…

House Romania Caucus Co-Chairs Dingell, Turner Introduce Resolution Celebrating 25 Years of Strategic Partnership between the United States and Romania

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WASHINGTON, DC – Today, House Romania Caucus Co-Chairs Representatives Debbie Dingell (D-MI) and Michael R. Turner (R-OH) introduced a resolution celebrating 25 years of strategic partnership between the United States and Romania. The resolution celebrates the  25th anniversary of the strategic partnership between the United States and Romania, reaffirms the close bonds between the…

Dingell Announces Nearly $8 Million in HHS Grants for MI-12

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) announced today that the University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University, Arborsense, Evoq Therapeutics, and Altarum Institute will receive $7,812,956 in grant funding from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to conduct cancer, diabetes, clinical, and drug use and addiction research. “Michigan’s 12th Congressional…

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