Remembering Congressman John D. Dingell

Posted by Arab American Institute on February 08, 2019 in Blog

The Arab American Institute mourns the loss of Rep. John Dingell (D-MI), a giant in American electoral politics and “the Dean” of the House of Representatives. Rep. Dingell spent nearly 60 years in public service in Washington, serving over the course of eleven different presidential administrations. While much evolved in those years, his reputation as a hardworking defender of his constituents and of American values never did.

A tireless advocate for his constituents, he was unwavering on key issues, which earned him much admiration from Arab Americans....

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