Press Releases

Feb 25, 2014

Rep. Benishek Presses VA to Explain Alleged Destroying of Veteran Medical Records

Issues: Veterans

"Being a doctor who worked at a VA for twenty years, I can’t imagine how any professional could operate in this manner."

Feb 20, 2014

Dr. Benishek Pushes to Improve Mental Health Services for Veterans

Issues: Veterans

"It’s critical that we ensure veterans have access to the proper mental health care."

Feb 19, 2014

Dr. Benishek Announces 2014 Northern Michigan Art Competition

“This contest is an excellent way for Northern Michigan’s many talented young artists to showcase their skills."

Feb 18, 2014

Traverse City Student Appointed to U.S. Naval Academy

"“Zoe earned this appointment through years of hard work and success in high school and in her community."

Feb 11, 2014

Dr. Benishek Supports Legislation to Address Military Retiree Benefits

Issues: Veterans

“Helping and working to ensure a better quality of life for Northern Michigan’s veterans and military retirees will always be one of my top priorities."

Feb 11, 2014

Dr. Benishek Opposes Increase to the Federal Debt Limit

"I came to Congress to shrink the debt so that our kids and grandkids will have a shot at the American Dream."

Feb 11, 2014

Dr. Benishek Fighting to Protect Great Lakes Jobs

"Properly maintaining these waterways is critical for our economy."

Feb 7, 2014

Suttons Bay Senior Appointed to U.S. Naval Academy

“John has earned this distinction through his academic success and his outstanding citizenship."

Feb 6, 2014

Rep. Benishek and Rep. Bentivolio Introduce Common-sense Bill to Hold Congress Fiscally Accountable

"This common sense measure simply asks Congress to do its job or take a pay cut."

Feb 4, 2014

Dr. Benishek and USA Network Launch Effort to Combat Sexual Assault in the Military

"As a doctor, I know how tough it can be for victims to report these terrible crimes."