Press Releases

Dec 17, 2013

Let’s Always Be There for Our Neighbors

"As we reflect on the past year and look ahead with hope and optimism to the coming year, it’s my goal to draw attention to some of these efforts and the groups and individuals behind them."

Dec 13, 2013

Dr. Benishek Holds First Meeting of Northern Michigan Veterans Advisory Council

Issues: Veterans

"I know the best way to help our veterans is to listen to their concerns and then create an action plan to address those concerns."

Dec 12, 2013

Dr. Benishek’s Sleeping Bear Dunes Legislation Highlighted for 2014 Consideration

"This plan was developed the right way—by local people in Northern Michigan."

Dec 11, 2013

Dr. Benishek: “Budget Agreement Step Toward Creating Jobs in Northern Michigan”

“Since day one, my focus has been on creating jobs and growing the economy up here in Northern Michigan."

Dec 11, 2013

Rep. Benishek: “We Won’t Stop Our Fight to End Sexual Abuse in the Military”

“I am going to continue working to get more support for this bipartisan effort to protect victims of sexual assault in the military."

Dec 10, 2013

Dr. Benishek Announces Formation of Veterans Advisory Council

Issues: Veterans

"I know the best way to serve our veterans is to hear their ideas and concerns and continue fighting for their issues."

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.”