Press Releases

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

October 7, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09), vice chair of the House Education and Labor Committee, and Congressman Jamie Raskin (MD-08), chair of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, today sent a letter to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos expressing concern about the Department’s efforts to censor viewpoints that are critical of its work.

October 2, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09), vice chair of the House Education and Labor Committee, and Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-02), a member of the Education and Labor Committee, today sent a letter to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) inquiring about the department’s efforts to protect workers who may be affected by the opioid crisis.

September 27, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin, a longtime union organizer and vice chair of the Education and Labor Committee, today helped to pass landmark labor law reform out of committee.

September 24, 2019 Press Release

The U.S. House of Representatives today passed a bill authored by Congressman Andy Levin, a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, that would provide assistance to political prisoners and prisoners of conscience in Burma.

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