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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)

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

Debbie Dingell, wife of U.S. Rep. John Dingell (D-MI), 87, the longest serving member of Congress in U.S. history, attends a luncheon where Dingell announced his retirement February 24, 2014 in Southgate, Michigan. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Party Official: Debbie Dingell To Seek Husband’s Congressional Seat

Congressman John Dingell announced his retirement on Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2014

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

John Dingell, Longest-Serving Congressman, To Retire

Democratic Michigan Congressman John Dingell, 87, will not seek reelection this fall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/24/2014

U.S. Rep. John Dingell, D-Dearborn, among those taking part in a working "late lunch" at Zingerman's Deli in Ann Arbor discussing legislation that would raise the minimum wage. (Credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Ann Arbor Business Lunch Takes On Minimum Wage Debate

A popular Ann Arbor eatery was the site of a “working lunch” Thursday to talk about how to help the “working poor.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2014

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Local and State Leaders Remember Nelson Mandela

Incredible. Courageous. Honorable… those are words that Michigan political and community leaders are using to describe Nelson Mandela.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013

Congressman John Dingell talks with constituents about Syria. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Dingell On President Bush & Iraq War: “He Lied Us Into It”

The White House is making a big push to rally members of Congress and the American public behind President Barack Obama’s plan for a U.S. military strike against Syria.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/08/2013

America's Thanksgiving Parade 2011

Congressman To Lead Detroit’s Thanksgiving Parade Tradition

The 2012 event got a little closer to reality when The Parade Company announced its grand marshals — Congressman John D. Dingell and Debbie Dingell.

CBS Detroit–10/17/2012

Sander Levin at podium with fellow Democrats. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Democrats Gather In Pontiac Saying Paul Ryan Is Too Far To The Right

Democratic congressmen John Dingell and Sander Levin along with UAW Secretary/Treasurer Dennis Williams spoke about GOP Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2012

Oil Prices

Michigan Congressman Wants Gas Price Investigation

Dingell said one of his major concerns is that gas prices throughout his District currently range from $3.90 to $4, much higher than the EIA release and far higher than those predicted by EIA in late May and early June.

CBS Detroit–08/27/2012

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

Dingell Wins Dem Nod In Bid To Keep US House Seat

John Dingell has defeated Daniel Marcin in the Democratic primary in pursuit of his 29th full term in Congress.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2012

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