Press Releases

May 22, 2019 Press Release
The report was developed using responses to a survey completed by every city and township manger in Oakland and Macomb Counties, which identified 80 infrastructure priorities across 21 communities.

Congressman Andy Levin today released a report detailing the findings of an infrastructure survey he sent to city and township leaders across Michigan’s 9th Congressional District. The assessment identified 80 infrastructure priorities across 10 communities in Macomb County and 11 in Oakland County.

May 20, 2019 Press Release
The Stronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act is a response to the rise in child maltreatment that coincides with the nationwide opioid epidemic.

Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09), vice chair of the Education and Labor Committee, today voted to pass bipartisan legislation to better prevent child abuse and treat survivors.

May 17, 2019 Press Release
The bipartisan AUMF Clarification Act affirms that the Trump Administration does not have an authorization to use military force against Iran.

Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09) and Congressman Thomas Massie (KY-04) today introduced the Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) Clarification Act, a bill to reaffirm that the Trump Administration would have to receive an explicit authorization from Congress before engaging in military action against Iran.

May 17, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin today voted for the Equality Act, landmark legislation that would ensure that LGBTQ Americans are guaranteed the full protections of federal civil rights laws.

May 15, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin today submitted testimony to House Small Business Committee Chair Nydia Velázquez and Ranking Member Steve Chabot highlighting his priorities for Michigan’s 9th Congressional District as the committee crafts legislation to grow America’s small businesses

May 10, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin today sent a letter to House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chair Peter DeFazio and Ranking Member Sam Graves laying out relevant infrastructure priorities for Michigan’s 9th Congressional District as the committee crafts infrastructure legislation for American’s future.

May 9, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09) today voted to pass H.R. 986, the Protecting Americans with Pre-Existing Conditions Act, to block the Trump Administration’s October 2018 guidance that gives states the ability to weaken the Affordable Care Act’s critical protections for Americans with pre-existing conditions. 

May 8, 2019 Press Release
The bipartisan Deferred Removal for Iraqi Nationals Including Minorities Act will grant two years of relief from detention and deportation for Iraqi nationals with orders of removal.

Congressman Andy Levin (D-MI-09) and Congressman John Moolenaar (R-MI-04) late yesterday introduced H.R. 2537, or the Deferred Removal for Iraqi Nationals Including Minorities Act, which will provide relief to Iraqi nationals who have orders of removal.

May 7, 2019 Press Release
In a letter sent last week, Congressman Levin expressed concern that the Trump administration may exercise military force against Iran without seeking updated authorization from Congress.

Congressman Andy Levin, a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, last week sent a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressing concern that the administration may believe it is empowered to use military force against Iran without seeking authorization from Congress.

May 6, 2019 Press Release
The bipartisan STOP GAMES Act would prevent pharmaceutical companies from misusing the FDA’s citizen petition mechanism and improve access to cheaper, generic drugs.

Congressman Andy Levin (D-MI) and Congressman Francis Rooney (R-FL) have introduced a bill that would bring down drug prices by preventing pharmaceutical companies from gaming the FDA approval process to block generic competition.

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