Dan (Dan) Kildee (D-08)

US Representative Dan Kildee

Dan (Dan) Kildee (D-08)
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Capitol: 202.225.3611
FAX: 202.225.6393
District: 810.238.8627
Room 200 CHOB- Cannon House Office Building 25 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20515-2208
601 South Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48502
Residence:Flushing, MI

Committee Assignments

Co-ChairCongressional Urban Caucus
ChairmanCongressional Corrosion Prevention Caucus
Co-ChairAgriculture and Rural American Taskforce
Co-ChairCongressional Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) Task Force
Co-Vice ChairCongressional Automotive Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Friends of Liechtenstein Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Trade
FC MemberCongressional Writers Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Sri Lanka and Sri Lankan Americans
FC MemberFourth Amendment Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Friends of the Irish National Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Social Security
MemberHouse Committee on Budget
FC MemberNorthern Border Caucus
FC MemberUnited Solutions Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Financial Security and Life Insurance Caucus
FC MemberCollege Affordability Caucus
FC MemberMunicipal Finance Caucus
FC MemberFriends of Ireland Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Baseball Caucus
FC MemberDairy Caucus
FC MemberGreat Lakes Task Force (Joint)
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Youth Sports
FC MemberCongressional Freethought Caucus
FC MemberAuto Care Caucus
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Bus Caucus
FC MemberFriends of a Free, Democratic, and Stable Syria Caucus
FC MemberJob Corps Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Baby Caucus
MemberHouse Committee on Ways and Means
FC MemberCongressional Army Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Primary Care Caucus
FC MemberProblem Solvers Caucus (No Labels)
FC MemberCongressional Native American Caucus
FC MemberUnexploded Ordnance (UXO)/Demining Caucus
FC MemberBlue Collar Caucus
FC MemberBrain Injury Task Force
FC MemberCongressional Boating Caucus
FC MemberHouse Manufacturing Caucus
FC MemberCongressional HIV/AIDS Caucus
Co-Vice ChairCongressional Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBTQ+) Equality Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Manufactured Housing Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Community Health Center Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Labor and Working Families Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Zoo and Aquarium Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Historic Preservation Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Caucus
FC MemberCongressional TRIO Caucus
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Wine Caucus
FC MemberHouse Small Brewers Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Foster Youth
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Armenian Issues
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Task Force on Alzheimer's Disease
FC MemberExpand Social Security Caucus (House)
FC MemberCongressional Coalition on Adoption
FC MemberCongressional Animal Protection Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Labor Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Diabetes Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Gun Violence Prevention Task Force


Born and raised in Flint, Congressman Dan Kildee is a lifelong Michigander. In Congress, he has proven he can bring people together and get real results for his constituents by- - Fighting Blight in Michigan- Congressman Kildee secured hundreds of millions of dollars to help strengthen neighborhoods, raise home values and make communities safer by removing abandoned houses across Michigan, including in Flint and Saginaw. - Ensuring Clean Water- Congressman Kildee led the fight to stop a Canadian company from burying nuclear waste less than a mile from the Great Lakes, and co-chairs the bipartisan Congressional PFAS Task Force to more urgently clean up toxic PFAS chemicals in our drinking water. - Getting Real Aid for Flint Families During the Water Crisis- During the water crisis in Flint, Congressman Kildee worked tirelessly to bring much needed relief to Flint families. He led the fight - bringing Democrats and Republicans together - to secure $100 million to help replace lead pipes and expand health care to residents. Kildee also worked to expand Medicaid for families, establish the Flint Registry and fund critical support services for children, including Head Start education and nutritious foods. Congressman Dan Kildee holds various leadership positions in Congress. As Chief Deputy Whip-part of the Democratic leadership team in Congress-he acts as an important liaison among Members of Congress and the leadership to build support for Democratic priorities and legislation. Congressman Kildee serves on two committees, including the Ways and Means Committee and the Budget Committee. On the Ways and Means Committee, the oldest and one of the most powerful committees, Congressman Kildee works to lower the costs of health care premiums and prescription drugs, protect Social Security and Medicare, negotiate fair trade deals and create a tax system that benefits working families, not just the richest corporations. Before being elected to Congress, Congressman Kildee co-founded and served as the president of the Center for Community Progress, a national non-profit organization focused on urban land reform and revitalization. He also founded Michigan's first land bank - the Genesee County Land Bank - which is responsible for tens of millions of dollars in redevelopment in Flint. The Genesee County Land Bank later served as a model for over 100 other land banks across the nation. Previously, Congressman Dan Kildee served as the Genesee County Treasurer, on the Genesee County Board of Commissioners and on the Flint Board of Education. Additionally, he worked for eight years at the Whaley Children's Center, a residential treatment facility in Flint for children who have experienced trauma and abuse. Congressman Kildee resides in Flint Township with his wife, Jennifer. They have two children, Kenneth and Katy. Dan's oldest son, Ryan, and his wife Ginger are the parents of their first two grandchildren, Caitlin and Colin.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2012    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Jennifer   DOB: 8/11/1958
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