Press Releases

Jul 30, 2014

Dr. Benishek: Our Work for Veterans is Far From Done

Issues: Veterans

It's a fact that the VA has failed our veterans in providing adequate and timely care.

Jul 29, 2014

Dr. Benishek's Statement on Bipartisan Veterans Agreement

Issues: Veterans

As a former VA surgeon, I've had firsthand experience with the mismanagement and incompetency that our veterans have had to deal with on a daily basis.

Jul 25, 2014

Dr. Benishek Works to Protect Victims of Human Trafficking

Issues: Life

Child trafficking has become a real problem in the United States, we need to stand up and acknowledge that victims of these despicable acts can be found in even the smallest communities.

Jul 24, 2014

Dr. Benishek Questions Acting VA Secretary Gibson

Issues: Veterans

As a former VA doctor, I can tell you that the problems lie with the bureaucrats in Washington, not the nurses and doctors who are actually providing care for our veterans.

Jul 23, 2014

Dr. Benishek Supports Choice in Higher Education

The cost of higher education has risen exponentially over the past decade, making it harder for our young people to achieve success and obtain degrees.

Jul 22, 2014

Dr. Benishek: Court Rulings Affirm Obamacare is Fundamentally Flawed

Issues: Health Care

Once again the President's health care law has failed to deliver on the promises made to Northern Michigan families.

Jul 17, 2014

Dr. Benishek Fights for Iron Mountain Processing Facility

Receiving timely mail delivery is something that individuals and businesses across the country expect from our postal service, especially in rural Northern Michigan.

Jul 16, 2014

Dr. Benishek's Statement on Upper Peninsula Federal Disaster Aid Request

Although the temperatures have risen, the impact of this winter's historic freezes and snowfalls are still being felt in Northern Michigan.

Jul 15, 2014

Dr. Benishek Passes Legislation to Honor Local Gold Star Mother

Issues: Life

Mrs. Kinnunen's family should be deservedly proud of her life and accomplishments.

Jul 15, 2014

Dr. Benishek's Statement on Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding

The Great Lakes are vital to Northern Michigan's economy and are directly and indirectly responsible for thousands of jobs.