Press Releases

Jan 28, 2014

UNANIMOUS: Dr. Benishek’s Sleeping Bear Dunes Bill Moves One Step Closer to Becoming Law

“This is a big win for Sleeping Bear Dunes and all of Northern Michigan."

Jan 25, 2014

Dr. Benishek Continues Advancing Sleeping Bear Dunes Legislation

“It’s a significant step toward getting this important legislation to the president’s desk and ensuring we protect Sleeping Bear Dunes for future generations."

Jan 24, 2014

Dr. Benishek Urges President Obama to Help Respond to Increased Propane Prices for Michigan Families

"This shortage and recent spike in propane prices are making it difficult for many who are struggling in this tough economy."

Jan 24, 2014

Antrim County Student Appointed to West Point Military Academy

"“George earned this appointment through his outstanding academic and leadership skills at Central Lake High School."

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."