Dan Kildee

Congressman Dan Kildee; Greg Smith, WWJ, at the Mackinac Island Policy Conference. (Photo: Gary Shrewsbury)

43 Sign On To Resolution Seeking Release Of Iran Prisoners

A Michigan congressman says there now are 43 co-sponsors of his resolution saying Iran should immediately release jailed ex-Marine Amir Hekmati and all other Americans in its custody.

CBS Detroit–05/11/2015

Amir Hekmati (Credit: freeamir.org)

Vigil Marks Man’s 3rd Year Of Imprisonment In Iran

Amir Hekmati was arrested in August 2011 while visiting his grandmothers and sentenced to death for spying, but he later was convicted of “cooperating with hostile governments” and sentenced to 10 years in prison.

CBS Detroit–08/29/2014

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Michigan Congressman Proposes Opposition To Canadian Nuclear Waste Near Lake Huron

The company says the facility would be safe and wouldn’t leak. Opponents say there’s no way to guarantee that for the thousands of years that the waste would remain radioactive.

CBS Detroit–08/28/2014

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Michigan Lawmakers Weigh In On Gov’t Shutdown

Efforts to end the partial government shutdown remain at a standstill, and state lawmakers speak out from both sides of the political isle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2013

Rep. Kildee To Live For Week On Food Stamp Budget

Michigan U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee says he wants to raise awareness about proposed cuts in nutrition programs for low-income families and children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2013