Fred Upton

Statement from West Michigan Republican says bi-partisan deal is "welcome step to begin herculean task of nation's debt"

$85-million deal was reached Tuesday by House and Senate negotiators

Upton co-sponsored legislation awarding Mandela Congressional Gold Medal in 1998

President Obama’s administration says the President will likely veto the legislation. And that’s only if the bill passes through a largely Democratic Senate.

At least 146,ooo people in Michigan have received cancellation noticies