Following the Trump Administration’s failure to support workers by issuing a new rule that sets the overtime pay salary threshold at a meager $35,568, Education and Labor Committee Vice Chair Andy Levin made the following statement:
Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, today released the following statement:
A bipartisan bill authored by Congressman Andy Levin (D-MI-09) and Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21) aimed at providing support to in-home caregivers today passed out of the House Education and Labor Committee as part of the Dignity in Aging Act.
– Following reports that President Trump plans to revoke California’s legal authority to set tailpipe emission rules, Congressman Andy Levin released the following statement:
Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09) today introduced H.Res. 557, a resolution to designate September 2019 as National Dystonia Awareness Month.
A bipartisan amendment authored by Congressman Andy Levin (MI-09) to end the use of seismic blasting in the Atlantic Ocean today was passed as a part of the Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act (H.R.
Congressman Andy Levin (D-MI-09) today led a letter with Congressman Dan Kildee (D-MI-05), Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA-01) and Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-MI-12) that was signed by 162 bipartisan House members asking National Defense Authorization Act of 2019 conferees to retain House and Senate provisions that address PFAS contamination and cleanup.
The remains of Jimmy Aldaoud, the 41-year-old Michigan man who was deported to Iraq despite having never been there, will arrive by plane tomorrow in Detroit, Michigan. Aldaoud’s casket was sealed in the presence of authorities yesterday afternoon and, at the time of this press release, is in transit to the United States.
Following the Israeli government’s announcement that Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar will be denied entry into the country, Congressman Andy Levin made the following statement:
Congressman Andy Levin today led a letter to Acting Secretary of the Department of Labor Patrick Pizzella requesting information on the department’s efforts to proactively anticipate and respond to layoffs, as laid out in the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).