Congressman John Dingell announced his retirement on Monday.
Democratic Michigan Congressman John Dingell, 87, will not seek reelection this fall.
“We may be a divided country, but if there’s one thing we can all agree on, it’s hating Congress.”
Efforts to end the partial government shutdown remain at a standstill, and state lawmakers speak out from both sides of the political isle.
“The American people would get better government out of Monkey Island at the local zoo than we’re giving them today.”
A tribute is being held for Congressman John Conyers, of Detroit, this evening to honor his five decades in Congress.
Dairy farmers warn that there could be a jump in price at the grocery store by year’s end.
Michigan Senator Debbie Stabenow is taking on the fight to retroactively reduce student loan rates that doubled at the first of the month.
It’s estimated that more than 40 percent of all college students have government loans and are in debt to the tune of 1.2 trillion dollars.
Bernanke says it’s very important that Congress raise the debt ceiling so the government can pay its bills.