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Political friend, former congressman John Dingell dies at 92

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John Dingell (Photo: Detroit News file photo)

THE INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF Boilermakers mourns the loss of former Rep. John Dingell (D-Michigan 12th), who passed away Feb. 7. Dingell, who was the longest serving member of the United States Congress, was often a political ally to the Boilermakers union. He served on the Energy and Commerce Committee, which he chaired for 15 years, and was known as a champion for working people.

Read Rep. Dingell’s “Last Words for America,” an op-ed he dictated prior to his death: https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/politics/2019/02/08/dingell-share...

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Published on the Web: February 12, 2019

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