Press Releases

Jan 22, 2014

Dr. Benishek Announces New Congressional Contest for Northern Michigan Students

“This contest is a great way for students up here in Northern Michigan to come up with a new app design that would win national recognition."

Jan 15, 2014

Dr. Benishek: “Bipartisan Funding Bill Helps Provide Economic Stability”

“My top priority is to help create jobs in Northern Michigan and put more people back to work."

Jan 14, 2014

Dr. Benishek Fights to Protect Vital Services for Northern Michigan Communities

"I want to see our towns and villages up here in Northern Michigan to be able to continue to have access to these payments."

Jan 13, 2014

Benishek, Huizenga Announce 2014 Congressional Snowmobile Ride

Learn more about my upcoming snowmobile tour.

Jan 10, 2014

Dr. Benishek Supports Effort to Fix Health Care Law’s Security Failures

Issues: Health Care

“Citizens in Northern Michigan deserve to know that their identity and personal information is safe when signing up for health care."

Jan 6, 2014

Benishek Request Secures Surplus Crops for Food Banks and Soup Kitchens

"This is a win for our farmers and a win for many people who are struggling to get by in this difficult economy."

Jan 3, 2014

Dr. Benishek Urges NFL Not to Blackout Packers Game in Northern Michigan

“I am confident that Packers fans and Northern Michigan fans will come together to enjoy the game on Sunday at either Lambeau Field or in their homes or with friends."

Jan 2, 2014

Dr. Benishek: “Open Forests Create Jobs in Northern Michigan”

"I’m pleased the Forest Service was willing to correct its mistakes and keep these roads open to all."

Dec 19, 2013

Dr. Benishek: “Northern Michigan Farmers Should Have Their Voices Heard”

"So I’m going to continue pressing for a balanced approach that protects our food supply and our farmers."

Dec 18, 2013

Dr. Benishek Helps Author Legislation to Protect Military Retiree Benefits

Issues: Veterans

"Helping and working to ensure a better quality of life for all our veterans has always been one of my top priorities, and I believe this effort will take the necessary steps to protect our veterans."