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November 15, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09) yesterday submitted the below testimony to the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis:

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November 15, 2019 Press Release

An amendment to H.R. 4863, a bill to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank, authored by Congressman Andy Levin to give a voice to workers impacted by the bank’s financing passed the House of Representatives today.

November 13, 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.

The Stop The Overuse of Petitions and Get Affordable Medicines to Enter Soon (STOP GAMES) Act, authored by Congressmen Andy Levin (D-MI) and Francis Rooney (R-FL), today passed the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Health.

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October 31, 2019 Press Release
The College Affordability Act, which passed out of the Education and Labor Committee today, will tackle the rising cost of college tuition by restoring state and federal investments in public colleges and universities.

Congressman Andy Levin, vice chair of the Education and Labor Committee, today joined Chairman Bobby Scott and other committee Democrats to advance out of committee the College Affordability Act, a comprehensive overhaul of the higher education system that lowers the cost of college for students and families, improves t

October 29, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09) today voted to pass H.Res. 296, a resolution to affirm the United States record on the Armenian Genocide. Congressman Levin is an original cosponsor of the resolution and a member of the Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues.

October 28, 2019 Press Release
The Supporting Family Caregivers Act would help identify the specific needs of family caregivers to improve the resources available to them.

A bipartisan bill authored by Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09), vice chair of the House Education and Labor Committee, to better tailor support for family members who provide in-home care to loved ones passed the House of Representatives today.

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October 23, 2019 Press Release
The amendment to the SHIELD Act would prohibit foreign nationals from funneling money through shell companies to engage in American political activity.

The House of Representatives today passed a provision authored by Reps. Andy Levin (D-MI-09) and Michael McCaul (R-TX-10) that would impose criminal penalties on those who use or help set up shell companies to hide political activity by foreign nationals. Rep. Levin is a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Rep. McCaul is the committee’s ranking member.

October 22, 2019 Press Release

An amendment authored by Congressman Andy Levin (D-MI) to improve government agencies’ ability to fight financial crimes passed the House of Representatives today. The amendment, which was included as part of the Corporate Transparency Act, will help prevent bad actors from abusing anonymous shell companies to thwart law enforcement investigations and hide their illicit activities.

October 17, 2019 Press Release
Rep. Levin told the story of the prohibitively high cost of his son’s vital treatment for Crohn’s disease, which was only available because of his access to good insurance.

In the House Education and Labor Committee markup of the Lower Drug Costs Now Act today, vice chair Rep. Andy Levin made a powerful appeal to support the bill so that people like his son could receive the essential treatments they need to be healthy.

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October 15, 2019 Press Release
The College Affordability Act will tackle the rising cost of college tuition by restoring state and federal investments in public colleges and universities.

Congressman Andy Levin, vice chair of the Education and Labor Committee, today joined Chairman Bobby Scott and other committee Democrats to introduce the College Affordability Act, a comprehensive overhaul of the higher education system that lowers the cost of college for students and families, improves the quality of h

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