Flint Water Crisis Whistleblower To Attend Trump Speech To CongressThe Flint doctor who helped bring that city's lead-tainted water crisis to light has been invited to attend President Trump's first speech to a joint session of Congress.
Michigan Congressman Proposes Lower Lead Limit For Tap WaterRep. Dan Kildee says U.S. tap water protections are "outdated and a patchwork of different rules," and Flint is a "wake-up call" for the nation.
Michigan Getting $188 Million More In Federal Funds To Help Fight BlightCongressman Dan Kildee says the state "will benefit greatly from this huge influx of federal funds."
Michigan Lawmakers: As Congress Bickers, Flint SuffersA bipartisan congressional effort to aid the city is idling in the Senate — stalled by the objections of a single senator from Utah.
Kildee: Obsession With Austerity At Heart Of Man Made Flint Water DisasterDan Kildee said the contamination of Flint's water can be traced to the state wanting to save money.
Initiative Announced To Oppose Canadian Plan To Bury Nuclear Waste Near Lake HuronA member of Congress wants Michiganders to speak out against a Canadian proposal to store nuclear waste underground less than a mile from Lake Huron.
43 Sign On To Resolution Seeking Release Of Iran PrisonersA 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.
Vigil Marks Man's 3rd Year Of Imprisonment In IranAmir 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.
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.
Michigan Lawmakers Weigh In On Gov't ShutdownEfforts to end the partial government shutdown remain at a standstill, and state lawmakers speak out from both sides of the political isle.
Rep. Kildee To Live For Week On Food Stamp BudgetMichigan U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee says he wants to raise awareness about proposed cuts in nutrition programs for low-income families and children.