Congress

WMUK

The U.S. House observed a moment of silence on Tuesday for the victims of Saturday's shooting in Kalamazoo. 

  

"The US Environmental Protection Agency and Michigan officials testified Wednesday before a congressional committee on Flint’s lead-contaminated drinking water." (WDET)

MPRN

(MPRN-Undated)  The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) regional administrator is stepping down over the public health crisis in Flint. That comes as President Obama orders an inquiry into how the EPA handles information that could affect the public health.

Jacquelyn Martin, The Associated Press

Representative Dan Kildee says Congress doesn’t have a lot of time, but should be able to tackle some big issues this year. 


"U.S. Rep. Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, plans to use his House Energy and Commerce Committee chairmanship to launch a congressional review of concussions in 2016, his office said Tuesday." (Detroit News)

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