Fred Upton

Rep. Fred Upton: Tax reform helping Main Street and the energy sector to grow

Six months ago, Congress kept a promise to voters by passing a sweeping, pro-growth reform of our tax code with the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act — the most …


Congressional Baseball Game Highlights

57th annual Democrats vs. Republicans game for charities at Nationals Park in Washington<p>Democratic members of Congress beat their Republican …


Meet Democrats running for 6th District Congressional seat Thursday

David Benac, Rich Eichholz, George Franklin and Matt Longjohn will meet June 14.


Clements, Garrod removed from 6th District Congressional race

Paul Clements and Eponine Garrod will not be on the Aug. 7, 2018 primary ballot.


Legalize child migrants and build a wall

The fate of the Dreamers is an issue that has come back to life in Congress, thanks to aggressive action by a small group of House Republicans. Why …


Congressman Upton joins WKZO to Discuss News of the Day

Fred Upton

Congressman Fred Upton files for re-election

Upton represents Michigan's Sixth Congressional District which includes all of Berrien, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joseph and Van Buren counties and most …


Michigan members of Congress call on Trump to halt deportation of Iraqi Chaldeans

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. John Moolenaar, R-Midland, introduced a resolution Friday that calls on President Donald Trump to use his executive authority …


MI GOP Candidate: Facebook Rejected Campaign Announcement as 'Shocking and Disrespectful'

A state senate candidate in Michigan praised federal lawmakers for challenging Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on alleged censorship after his own campaign annoucement was blocked.<p>Aric Nesbitt, of the Grand Rapids area, said he tried to "boost" his online campaign announcement when the social media …

Social Media

Marsha Blackburn warns Mark Zuckerberg: 'Get familiar' with online privacy legislation

Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., pressed Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to quickly become familiar with her bill to provide a uniform privacy code that …

Social Media

Facebook's Zuckerberg Says Regulation Is 'Inevitable' - Watch CEO's Hearing Live

Facebook Inc. (FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be testifying before Congress again Wednesday morning.<p>The House Committee on Energy and Commerce hearing …


Mark Zuckerberg concedes Facebook will eventually have to be regulated

Mark Zuckerberg escaped a joint Senate hearing Tuesday afternoon by dodging questions about regulating Facebook, but he conceded Wednesday that …

Mark Zuckerberg

Rep. Debbie Dingell to Introduce Gun Confiscation Legislation

Share:<p>Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-MI) used an April 2 <i>Fox News Live</i> appearance to announce that she is preparing to introduce legislation to create a …

Congress loves shaming CEOs. So why hasn’t pharma been put on the hot seat?

WASHINGTON — It’s a rite of passage for executives in the hot seat: get hauled before Congress, sit for bipartisan tirades, squirm in the face of …

Martin Shkreli

Energy infrastructure: Ensuring reliability, resiliency

President Trump recently announced the framework for his infrastructure plan and I applaud him for not only recognizing the need to improve all …


Interns Get a Boost From College to Congress

‘These people belong here, they just can’t afford to be here,’ founder Audrey Henson says<p>This summer, 12 students will have their cost of living …


Daily on Energy: Trump mulls ethanol options amid growing concern

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Wilbur Ross

MLive: U.S. Rep. Fred Upton listens to opioid concerns with Kalamazoo panel

U.S. Rep. Fred Upton listens to opioid concerns with Kalamazoo panel<br>By Brad Deveraux <br>March 3, 2018 <br>MLive<br>KALAMAZOO, MI -- U.S. Rep Fred Upton, his …

Mental Health

U.S. Rep. Fred Upton listens to opioid concerns with Kalamazoo panel

"We all know somebody. My family too," Upton said.


Exclusive: Pressure grows on Paul Ryan to commit to immigration debate

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A group of lawmakers of both parties is putting increasing pressure on House Speaker Paul Ryan to make a commitment to bring immigration legislation to the floor and allow an open debate like the Senate.<p>In a letter shared first with CNN, the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus is …


These Michigan Democrats are raising a lot of cash for Congress run

WASHINGTON — Campaign finance reports show some Democratic challengers to Republican members of Congress in Michigan outraised the incumbents in the …


Train carrying GOP lawmakers hits truck, 1 on truck killed; Michigan Reps. Upton, Mitchell OK

WASHINGTON — A chartered train carrying dozens of GOP lawmakers to a Republican policy retreat in West Virginia struck a garbage truck in a rural …


Fox News to interview South Haven residents before State of the Union

SOUTH HAVEN, MI -- Fox News Channel is coming to downtown South Haven to ask residents about President Donald Trump before his first State of the …

Donald Trump

Scoop: Fred Upton joins bipartisan Climate Solutions Caucus

Michigan Rep. Fred Upton, the former chairman of the powerful Energy and Commerce Committee, will announce today that he's joining the bipartisan …

U.S. Politics

Prominent Republican joins House climate caucus with praise for fossil fuels

Critics view Fred Upton's climate caucus membership as bid for "political cover."<p>The rapidly expanding Climate Solutions Caucus gained its most …


Congress demanded NSA spying reform. Instead, they let you down

Both the House and Senate reauthorized the controversial surveillance powers, without any meaningful debate, amendments, or privacy reforms.<p>For the …


Kalamazoo Dreamer: We're a part of Michigan's future

I have lived in Kalamazoo since I was nine years old. I love the Michigan outdoors, even now, when everything is frozen. I like to take pictures at …

The Arts

Rep. Bishop criticized for donations from opioid companies

WASHINGTON — A Democratic challenger of U.S. Rep. Mike Bishop is criticizing him for taking thousands of dollars in donations from two pharmaceutical …


Self-driving cars are coming. This legislation will help ensure they're safe

As the North American International Auto Show kicks off this week at the Cobo Center in downtown Detroit, there will be the usual parade of new …

Autonomous Cars

Michigan Republicans lose big name in bid to oust Stabenow from Senate

WASHINGTON — Former Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bob Young is out of the race to replace U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., costing the …