U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow today made the following statement on Congressman John Dingell becoming the longest-serving member of Congress in history:
"Today we celebrate the remarkable career of Rep. John Dingell as he becomes the longest-serving member of Congress in history. John has been a close personal friend and it has been an honor to work with him to represent Michigan families. His work on important issues like civil rights, protecting our auto industry, and strengthening health care in America has been critical in moving our nation forward. We in Michigan are proud of his service to our country."