John Dingell

U.S. Rep. John Dingell (D-MI) , 87, the longest serving member of Congress in U.S. history, announces his retirement at a luncheon February 24, 2014 in Southgate, Michigan. Dingell began serving in Congress in 1955, taking over the seat his father vacated. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

‘Dean Of The House’ To Be Named ‘Dean Of Twitter’

The former ‘Dean of the House’ will be bestowed the ‘Dean of Twitter’ at an event Saturday.

07/10/2015

John Dingell (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images, File)

Dingell, Levin Honored For Distinguished Public Service

Two retired Michigan congressmen are being awarded the Gerald R. Ford Medal for Distinguished Public Service at a ceremony Monday night in Washington.

CBS Detroit–06/01/2015

John Dingell (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images, File)

Dingell Papers Go To University Of Michigan Bentley Library

Former Michigan congressman John Dingell is donating his papers from 59 years in the U.S. House to the University of Michigan.

CBS Detroit–05/06/2015

John Dingell (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images, File)

Veteran Rep. John Dingell Fractured Hip In Fall

Retiring Rep. John Dingell has a fractured hip and it will take time for the 88-year-old Michigan Democrat — Congress’ longest serving member — to recover.

CBS Detroit–12/13/2014

John Dingell (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images, File)

Dingell In Hospital; Homecoming Event Scratched

Spokesman Christopher Schuler says the celebration planned for Saturday at Detroit Metropolitan Airport will be rescheduled. Schuler says the 88-year-old Dingell, Congress’ longest-serving member, is resting comfortably.

CBS Detroit–12/12/2014

John Dingell (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images, File)

Dingell To Receive Presidential Medal Of Freedom

The 88-year-old Dingell entered the U.S. House at age 29 when he won a special election after the death of his father, U.S. Rep. John Dingell Sr. The elder Dingell took the seat in 1933.

CBS Detroit–11/10/2014

John Dingell (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images, File)

Congressman John Dingell Hospitalized With Abdominal Pain

Doctors expect him to be released in a few days…

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/08/2014

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Michigan Primary Is Start Of US House Shakeup

Michigan primary voters will begin determining what could be one of the bigger shake-ups in the state’s congressional delegation in years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2014

Outgoing Congressman John Dingell and U.S. Senator Carl Levin appear together in the "Eye on the Future" special "Michigan in Transition" airing 6:30 p.m. this Sunday on CBS  62. The two Michigan leaders talk about changes in the political landscape in the 30-minute special. (credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

What’s Ahead For The Great Lakes State? ‘Michigan In Transition’ Examines Historic Change Of Leadership

As the state that put the world on wheels looks to its future – change is in the air.

07/17/2014

U.S. Rep. John Dingell (D-MI) , 87, the longest serving member of Congress in U.S. history, announces his retirement at a luncheon February 24, 2014 in Southgate, Michigan. Dingell began serving in Congress in 1955, taking over the seat his father vacated. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Outgoing Rep. Dingell Undergoes Heart Procedure

The 87-year-old Dearborn Democrat is resting comfortably and is expected to be back home on Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2014

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