Press Releases

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."

Feb 4, 2014

Traverse City Area Student Named to West Point Military Academy

“There is no doubt that Adam deserves his honor."

Jan 29, 2014

Dr. Benishek Votes “Yes” to Support Northern Michigan Agricultural Jobs

“A lot of jobs in Northern Michigan depend on farming and agriculture and it’s a vital part of our economy."

Jan 28, 2014

Dr: Benishek: “We Need to Work Together to Get Government Out of the Way and Help Put People Back to Work”

“I valued hearing President Obama’s ideas for the nation this evening, but the president continues to focus on proposals that spend more money we don’t have and increase the size of the federal government."

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."