July 23, 2024

Congressman Shri Thanedar is proud to introduce H.R. 9091, the “Mental Health Care Provider Retention Act of 2024”. This bill will allow American servicemembers to continue receiving uninterrupted treatment with their current mental health providers after they leave active duty service.  “Our servicemembers and veterans suffer from mental health issues at a disproportionate rate compared to the general population,” said Rep. Shri Thanedar. “We need immediate legislative action to help solve the…  Continue Reading

July 21, 2024

Joe Biden has been a historic president and has shown an unimpeachable dedication to serving every American. His decision to step down today was just another example of this leadership and patriotism. His term as the 46th President was one of historic climate investments, infrastructure improvements, record-low unemployment, lower drug prices, increased gun control, and support for the working American. These changes will be revered and remembered for decades to come. However, now is the time …  Continue Reading

July 17, 2024

Congressman Shri Thanedar is proud to announce $20.7 million in federal funding for the Joe Louis Meets the Iron Belle: Connecting Communities in Detroit Project. “This important project will connect almost two dozen neighborhoods across the heart of Detroit,” said Rep. Shri Thanedar. “By connecting dozens of Detroit’s beautiful neighborhoods to Hamtramck, Highland Park, and Detroit’s world-class riverfront, the Biden administration unlocks numerous environmental and economic benefits for commun…  Continue Reading

November 09, 2023

 US Vice President Kamala Harris celebrated Diwali at her official residence during which she told the guests that it's important to celebrate this festival of light as the world today is facing a "difficult and dark moment" in the wake of the war between Israel and Hamas. “I also want to say that for the Palestinian people, and I've said this many times, and I'll say it again, they have a right and deserve to have an opportunity for self-determination and dignity. We'll continue to support that…  Continue Reading

November 09, 2023

Today, Representative Ro Khanna (CA-17), member of the House Committee on Oversight and Accountability, reintroduced the State-Based Universal Health Care Act. Recognizing the unique position of American states to lead the push for universal health care, Rep. Khanna's bill provides states with federal funding streams and regulatory flexibility to support affordable, universal health care plans. “The State-Based Universal Health Care Act is a crucial step towards transforming our healthcare syste…  Continue Reading

November 08, 2023

Today, Representative Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), Brad Schneider (D-Ill.),  Norma Torres (D-Calif.), Ritchie Torres (D-N.Y.), and dozens of colleagues, signed onto the following joint statement regarding the phrase “from the river to the sea” and the ongoing Hamas-Israel War. The statement was signed by various House members, including Rep. Shri Thanedar (MI-13).…  Continue Reading