Press Releases

March 8, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Andy Levin joined the majority of his colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives to pass H.R. 1, which included one bill and one amendment that he sponsored

Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09) today voted to pass H.R. 1, a package of historic reforms that would restore the promise of our nation’s democracy, end the culture of corruption in Washington and reduce the role of money in politics.

The final legislation, which passed in the House with 234 Yeas and 193 Nays, included two provisions sponsored by Congressman Levin.

March 6, 2019 Press Release
The Raise the Wage Act would give 104,800 workers in Michigan’s 9th District a hard-earned raise.

Congressman Andy Levin, Vice Chair of the House Education and Labor Committee, today voted to advance the Raise the Wage Act, a proposal that would give 104,800

March 5, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin, Vice Chair of the Committee on Education and Labor and member of the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor & Pensions, yesterday spoke at the Ferndale Planned Parenthood Clinic about the Trump administration gag rule on Title X funds and the harmful impact it will have on health care in Oakland County.

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March 1, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin, a member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation, today introduced a resolution that would hold any civilian nuclear deal between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia to the highest nonproliferation standard and ensure the deal doesn’t set the stage for a Saudi nuclear weapon.

February 28, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Andy Levin’s amendment would establish reporting requirements by the Government Accountability Office to better understand and enhance gun violence prevention.

The United State House of Representatives today passed the Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2019 (H.R. 1112) to address the “Charleston Loophole,” which currently allows the sale of a firearm to proceed if a background check is not completed within three business days.

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February 27, 2019 Press Release

Following the passage of the H.R. 8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019, Congressman Andy Levin made the following statement:

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February 27, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin, an original cosponsor of the Medicare for All Act, today released the following statement:

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February 26, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Andy Levin joined more than 225 Members of Congress to cosponsor a resolution to terminate President Trump’s unlawful emergency declaration.

February 26, 2019 Press Release

Following the announcement that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) will make a $4.5 billion investment in Michigan and create 1,500 jobs in Macomb County, Congressman Andy Levin made the following statement:

February 14, 2019 Press Release
The Equal Dignity for Married Taxpayers Act would update the U.S. tax code to remove outdated, gendered language to affirm the dignity of LGBTQ married couples.

On Valentine’s Day, Congressman Andy Levin Introduces Bill to Affirm Dignity of LGBTQ Married Couples in the Tax Code

The Equal Dignity for Married Taxpayers Act would update the U.S. tax code to remove outdated, gendered language to affirm the dignity of LBGTQ married couples.

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