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Rep. Dave Camp to retire

Rep. Dave Camp to retire

WASHINGTON, March 31 (UPI) -- Rep. Dave Camp, the chair of the powerful Ways and Means Committee, announced Monday he would not seek reelection.
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Rep. Dingell 'resting comfortably' after undergoing medical procedure

Rep. Dingell 'resting comfortably' after undergoing medical procedure

DETROIT, March 13 (UPI) -- Retiring Rep John Dingell, D-Mich., was recuperating in a Detroit hospital Thursday after undergoing a procedure to correct a heart problem, his office said.
Dingell undergoes minor heart procedure

Dingell undergoes minor heart procedure

March 13 (UPI) -- Retiring Congressman John Dingell will undergo a "minimally invasive" heart procedure at a Detroit hospital Thursday.
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Debbie Dingell launches campaign for husband's congressional seat

DEARBORN, Mich., Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Debbie Dingell kicked off her campaign for her husband's Michigan congressional seat Friday, telling a crowd in Dearborn she knows "just how big" his shoes are.

Conyers to run for Congress again

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., the second longest-serving member of Congress, will run for another term in 2014, he said.

Report: Debbie Dingell plans to seek John Dingell's House seat

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Debbie Dingell plans to run for the seat being vacated by her husband, U.S. Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich, political strategists told the Washington Post Tuesday.

Rep. John Dingell, 'dean of the House,' to retire at end of term

DEARBORN, Mich., Feb. 24 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., the longest-serving member in congressional history, announced Monday he would not seek a 30th term in Congress.
Longest-serving member of Congress, John Dingell, announces retirement

Longest-serving member of Congress, John Dingell, announces retirement

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- After serving nearly 60 years in Congress, Rep. John Dingell (D-Mich.) has announced he is not running for reelection at the end of this term.
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Panel tells Sebelius to bring 'real numbers' on enrollees next time

Panel tells Sebelius to bring 'real numbers' on enrollees next time

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Health and Human Services head Kathleen Sebelius was told to bring health coverage data when she returns before the U.S. House Energy and Commerce panel.
House bill would block IRS from enforcing 'Obamacare'

House bill would block IRS from enforcing 'Obamacare'

WASHINGTON, Aug. 2 (UPI) -- The U.S. House of Representatives approved a bill on a party-line vote Friday to block the Internal Revenue Service from enforcing the Affordable Care Act.

Congress toasts longest-serving member

WASHINGTON, June 14 (UPI) -- Government officials said they honored Rep. John Dingell, the nation's longest-serving member of Congress, during a ceremony in Washington
Obama schedule for Thursday, June 13

Obama schedule for Thursday, June 13

WASHINGTON, June 13 (UPI) -- President Obama speaks at the LGBT Pride Month celebration at the White House Thursday, the daily schedule indicated.
Michigan's Dingell to become longest-serving U.S. Congress member

Michigan's Dingell to become longest-serving U.S. Congress member

WASHINGTON, June 2 (UPI) -- Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., is set to become the U.S. Congress' longest-serving member on Friday, records show.

Commentary: Close but no SIGAR -- yet

WASHINGTON, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Inspector Sopko is slowly but surely unraveling the biggest scandal of the decade -- U.S. aid to Afghanistan.
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Boehner, Pelosi remain House party leaders

Boehner, Pelosi remain House party leaders

WASHINGTON, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, at times overcome by emotion, urged lawmakers to tackle the nation's debt so it won't be passed on to future generations.
Obama weighs in on right-to-work law

Obama weighs in on right-to-work law

LANSING, Mich., Dec. 10 (UPI) -- President Obama entered the right-to-work fray in Michigan, telling Daimler Detroit Diesel workers lawmakers shouldn't be taking away bargaining rights.

Michigan lawmaker visits oil spill site

MARSHALL, Mich., June 13 (UPI) -- Residents along planned sections of a replacement oil pipeline can be assured that it will be safe, a Michigan lawmaker said.

Dingell raps Romney for Chevy Volt remark

DETROIT, April 5 (UPI) -- A leading U.S. Democratic lawmaker assailed GOP presidential front-runner Mitt Romney for twice taking a shot at the Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid electric car.

Congress questions 1-800-GET-THIN ads

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- U.S. lawmakers are calling for an investigation into ad campaigns that promote weight-loss surgery.
Dingell will seek record 30th House term

Dingell will seek record 30th House term

DETROIT, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., says he will go for a congressional record and run for a 30th term in 2012.
GOP wins Michigan governor's race

GOP wins Michigan governor's race

DETROIT, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Republican businessman Rick Snyder defeated Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero to replace term-limited Michigan Democratic Gov. Jennifer Granholm, returns show.
Dingell is longest-serving in U.S. House

Dingell is longest-serving in U.S. House

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., became the longest-serving member of the U. S. House of Representatives Wednesday, eclipsing the tenure of Jamie Whitten, D-Miss.
Detroit ally Dingell loses Energy chair

Detroit ally Dingell loses Energy chair

WASHINGTON, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- Congressional Democrats have voted to place Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., in charge of the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee.
Dems worry about Obama's slip in polls

Dems worry about Obama's slip in polls

WASHINGTON, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Some senior Democratic Party officials are expressing concern over presumptive U.S. presidential nominee Barack Obama's recent slip in some polls.
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