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Dan Benishek's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

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
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
Issue Position: Taxes
Sept. 9, 2014 Benishek for Congress Ad Focuses on Consequences of Obamacare
Aug. 22, 2014 Dr. Benishek Endorsed by US and Michigan Chambers of Commerce
July 15, 2014 Dr. Benishek's Statement on Passage of Highway Funding
June 24, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the Government Accountability Office - Report on Savings Bonds and Savings Vehicles
June 12, 2014 Dr. Benishek Supports Empowering Small Businesses
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
April 10, 2014 Dr. Benishek Supports Maple Syrup Industry Growth
March 19, 2014 Benishek Presses Washington Regulators on New Rules that Will Increase Home Heating Costs
March 16, 2014 The Mining Journal - Washington Regulations Do Not Create Jobs in Northern Michigan
Aug. 2, 2013 Senate Passes FOR VETS Act
Jan. 15, 2013 Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013
Dec. 12, 2012 Dr. Benishek: "Health Care Law's Taxes Will Hurt Northern Michigan"
Oct. 23, 2012 Dr. Benishek Honored as Guardian of Small Business by NFIB
Oct. 4, 2012 Dr. Benishek Discusses Protecting Northern Michigan Jobs in Elk Rapids
Oct. 3, 2012 Dr. Benishek: "Costly Federal Regulations Kill Job Growth in Northern Michigan"
Oct. 2, 2012 Dr. Benishek Supports Bill to Protect Northern Michigan Jobs
Sept. 24, 2012 Dr. Benishek Authors Measure to Limit Job-Killing Federal Regulations
July 14, 2012 Dr. Dan: "Michigan's Unemployment Rate is Too High"
July 11, 2012 Dr. Dan: "The President's Healthcare Law Hurts Northern Michigan"
July 6, 2012 Dr. Dan Visits Iron River During "100 in 100" Tour
June 15, 2012 Dr. Dan Discusses Simplifying the Tax Code During "100 in 100" Tour
April 30, 2012 Dr. Benishek: "Finally the Administration's Bureaucrats Have Come to Their Senses"
April 20, 2012 Dr. Benishek Voted In Support of Small Business Tax Cut Act
March 7, 2012 Dr. Benishek To Vote "Yes" On Bipartisan Bill To Spur Job Growth
Dec. 7, 2011 Benishek Supports Legislation To Halt Job-Killing Federal Regulations
Oct. 6, 2011 Benishek Votes To Curb Regulatory Overreach
Sept. 9, 2011 Benishek: "Entrepreneurship Creates Jobs, Not The Government"
June 16, 2011 Benishek Authors Bill To Promote Timber Jobs
June 14, 2011 Benishek: "Let Americans Choose Their Own Light Bulbs"
April 15, 2011 Statement of Congressman Dan Benishek (MI-01)
March 3, 2011 Congressman Benishek: "Remove Needless Paperwork On Businesses"
Oct. 21, 2010 Small Businesses are Our Best Hope for New Jobs
Sept. 10, 2010 McDowell Ad: More Double-Speak from a Career Politician
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economy and Jobs
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Growing Small Business
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