Nessel Statement on the Passing of Former Congressman John Dingell

Contact: Kelly Rossman-McKinney 517-335-7666
Agency: Attorney General

February 8, 2019

LANSING – Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel today released the following statement on the passing of former Congressman John Dingell.

“Our hearts today are with Congresswoman Debbie Dingell and the entire Dingell family. Former Congressman John Dingell inspired generations of leaders and fought hard on behalf of the people of Michigan and our great nation. His legacy will live on in the work he has done to ensure Michigan and our nation remain vibrant for years to come. His presence, lifetime of service and remarkable wit will be greatly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.”