US House honors Representative John Dingell
Wednesday, December 14, 2005Michigan) was honored by Democratic Whip ( -Maryland) for 50 years of continuous service in the United States House of Representatives. Representative ( -Michigan) continued the praise of Dingell's service in the House through 10 Presidencies. Speaker of the House and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi jointly authored a resolution honoring his long tenure.Representative , ( -
Dingell has been instrumental in drafting, improving or supporting legislation from the obscureto the and continues his quest for universal health care via the House version of the . Mr. Dingell was honored earlier at the White House with a Presidential lunch.
- Mr. Hastert and Ms. Pelosi. "H. Res. 594 Honoring the 50th anniversary of the Honorable John D. Dingell's service in the House of Representatives" — , December 12, 2005
- Kathy Kiely. "In 50 years, change hasn't hindered Dingell in Congress" — , 12/8/2005 10:09 PM