Press Releases

Dec 6, 2013

We Need Health Care Reforms That Put Patients First

Issues: Health Care

We can and must do better than Obamacare, and the fix needs to be focused on some common sense, patient-centered reforms.

Dec 3, 2013

U.S. Rep. Dan Benishek Honors Ishpeming Hematites in Congress

"Their hard work and determination stand as examples for all citizens of Northern Michigan."

Nov 21, 2013

Dr. Benishek Seeks Answers Regarding Access to Federal Forest Roads

“The outdoors and the outdoor economy are part of our heritage and way of life in Northern Michigan."

Nov 20, 2013

Reps. Dan Benishek & Tulsi Gabbard Urge Senate Leadership to Pass Military Sexual Assault Bill

"We join servicemembers, military parents, and all those with loved ones in the military in expressing optimism that this year we will finally live up to our promises and take real steps towards ending military sexual assault.”

Nov 13, 2013

Dr. Benishek: “Hundreds of Families in Northern Michigan Being Hurt by Obamacare"

Issues: Health Care

“Hundreds of families up here are telling me they are being hurt by Obamacare."

Nov 12, 2013

Benishek Supports Effort to Increase Veterans’ Compensation

Issues: Veterans

"With the prices going up for groceries, gas, and utilities, this increase in the cost of living adjustment is needed for our veterans and their families up here in Northern Michigan."

Nov 8, 2013

Dr. Benishek Helps White House Find U.P. on the Map

"It makes you wonder if the president’s omission of the entire U.P. from his maps is reflective of his views of us Yoopers?"

Nov 6, 2013

Dr. Benishek Continues Fight for Northern Michigan Farmers and Safe Food Supply

"Our farmers do a great job in delivering safe food products to tables all over Michigan and the nation."

Nov 5, 2013

Dr. Benishek Praises Northern Michigan Apple Producers

"Northern Michigan is home to the best and hardest working apple farmers around."

Oct 31, 2013

Dr. Benishek Sponsors Bipartisan Plan to Help Veterans in Need of Counseling

Issues: Veterans

"Having treated vets in the U.P. for 20 years, I know these invisible wounds can be very painful."