Stabenow Statement on Announcement to Award John Dingell With Nation’s Highest Civilian Honor

Monday, November 10, 2014

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow issued the following statement congratulating Congressman John D. Dingell on being awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Obama:

"This prestigious honor is a fitting tribute to John Dingell's lifetime of public service standing up for Michigan families. Known as America's watchdog, his accomplishments have impacted so many of our country's landmark laws including the Civil Rights Act, Endangered Species Act, Clean Air Act and health care reform. His service will have a positive impact on Americans for generations to come."