John David Dingell Jr. is an American politician who served as a member of the United States House of Representatives from December 13, 1955, until January 3, 2015. A member of the Democratic Party, he is the longest-serving U.S. Congressperson, representing Michigan for over 59 years. He represented Michigan throughout his congressional tenure and most recently served as the representative for Michigan's 12th congressional district.
According to Reuters, the longest-serving member of the US Congress has died. John Dingell was 92-years-old. The former House representative from Michigan began serving in Congress in 1955, and retired..
The Associated Press recently reported that former Rep. John Dingell is in hospice care. According to Broadcasting & Cable, Dingell was the longest-tenured House member before retiring in 2014. Dingell..
Mourners brave wintry conditions to pay their final respects at the funeral service in Michigan for former Rep. John Dingell, the longest serving member of Congress in U.S. history (Feb. 12)
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