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Dan Benishek's Public Statements

Full Name: Dan Benishek
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Judy; 5 Children
Birth Date: 04/20/1952
Birth Place: Iron River, MI
Home City: Crystal Falls, MI
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Let Freedom Ring USA: Cut, Cap, Balance Pledge
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Right to Life
Issue Position: Economy and Jobs
Issue Position: Lower Taxes
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Secure Borders
Issue Position: National Defense
Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility
Issue Position: Job Creation
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Taxes
Issue Position: Energy Independence
Issue Position: Second Amendment
July 31, 2014 Dr. Benishek's Statement on Highway Funding
July 30, 2014 Dr. Benishek: Our Work for Veterans is Far From Done
July 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Agriculture Market Access in TPP
July 30, 2014 Conference Report on H.R. 3230, Pay Our Guard an Reserve Act
July 29, 2014 Sinema, Benishek Introduce Bipartisan VA Bonus Accountability Act
July 29, 2014 21st Century Endangered Species Transparency Act
July 25, 2014 Dr. Benishek Works to Protect Victims of Human Trafficking
July 24, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Certainty for Firefighters
July 17, 2014 Dr. Benishek Fights for Iron Mountain Processing Facility
July 16, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Safeguard Religious Freedom in VA Chapels
July 16, 2014 Dr. Benishek's Statement on Upper Peninsula Federal Disaster Aid Request
July 15, 2014 Dr. Benishek's Statement on Passage of Highway Funding
July 15, 2014 Dr. Benishek's Statement on Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding
July 14, 2014 Elizabeth L. Kinnunen Post Office Building
July 11, 2014 Dr. Benishek Celebrates Cherries in Northern Michigan
July 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Ruling to Garnish Americans' Paychecks
July 10, 2014 Dr. Benishek Works to Improve Environment and Create Jobs
July 10, 2014 Dr. Benishek Promotes Streamlined Job Training Programs
July 9, 2014 Dr. Benishek Fights for Great Lakes Jobs
July 9, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 3, 2014 Newsletter: Celebrating American Independence
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Policies Putting Child Immigrants at Risk
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Address Border Crisis
June 25, 2014 Dr. Benishek: Obama Must Follow the Rule of Law
June 24, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the Government Accountability Office - Report on Savings Bonds and Savings Vehicles
June 24, 2014 Dr. Benishek: Energy Industry Means Jobs for Northern Michigan Families
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 18, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4870, Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015, and Providing for Consideration of Senate Amendments to H.R. 3230, Pay Our Guard and Reserve Act
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 17, 2014 Jason Crisp Forest Service Building
June 12, 2014 Dr. Benishek Supports Empowering Small Businesses
June 11, 2014 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 10, 2014 Dr. Benishek: "No More Excuses"
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