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Apr 23, 2015

Benishek Committee Moves Key Veterans Bills

Washington, D.C- Dr. Dan Benishek, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Veterans Health, held a hearing today on several pieces of legislation to help veterans.

Apr 22, 2015

Dr. Benishek Meets Upper Peninsula Vets at WWII Memorial

Over a hundred veterans from Michigan's Upper Peninsula flew to Washington, D.C. today from Escanaba to visit the World War II Memorial and other sites in Washington, D.C.

Apr 21, 2015

Dr. Benishek Celebrates National Park Week

Across the country, April 18-26th marks National Park Week, an opportunity to recognize the important role these areas play in our region.

Apr 14, 2015

Sens. Moran, Blumenthal and Reps. Benishek, Honda Introduce Toxic Exposure Research Act of 2015

Today, U.S. Senators Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), along with U.S. Representatives Dan Benishek, M.D. (R-Mich.) and Mike Honda (D-Calif.), introduced bipartisan, bicameral legislation.

Apr 14, 2015

Benishek Comments on Veterans Hearing to Protect Whistleblowers

Washington, D.C. - Yesterday evening, the House Committee on Veterans Affairs held a hearing on the treatment of whistleblowers at the VA.

Apr 1, 2015

Dr. Benishek Responds To Threatened Listing for Bats

Following the announcement from the US Fish and Wildlife Service of their intention to list the Northern Long Eared Bat as Threatened under the Endangered Species Act, Congressman Dan Benishek said the following:

Mar 26, 2015

Dr. Benishek Votes in Favor of Fix to Patient Provider Payments

Washington, D.C- Following the successful passage of the "Doc Fix" to the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) that occurred in the House of Representatives today, Congressman Dan Benishek released the statement below:

Mar 26, 2015

Benishek Supports A Balanced Budget

Washington, D.C. - Following the passage of the FY 2016 Budget Resolution, Congressman Dan Benishek released the statement below:

Mar 24, 2015

Benishek Applauds VA Effort to Improve Choice Act Eligibility

Dr. Benishek released the following statement on the Department of Veterans Affairs' announced intentions to modify the rules of the Choice Act.