Congressman Kerry Bentivolio

Representing the 11th District of Michigan
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Jul 18, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, office of Congressman Kerry Bentivolio announced that he is heading to Central America on a fact-finding mission.

Jul 16, 2014 Press Release
Rep. Bentivolio sponsors the Illegal Entry Accountability Act
 
Jul 15, 2014 Press Release

Today, Congressman Kerry Bentivolio announced that he cosponsored the Illegal Entry Accountability Act of 2014, HR 5014. The bill would hold El Salvador, Guatamala, Honduras, and Mexico accountable for illegal immigration by immediately suspending U.S.

Jun 19, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Kerry Bentivolio pledged to support Raúl Labrador for Majority Leader. He released the following statement:

Jun 4, 2014 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Kerry Bentivolio issued the following statement on the Obama Administration’s decision to exchange five Taliban officials, who were detained at Guantanamo Bay, for the release of United States Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl:
 

In The News

May 7, 2014 In The News

Two Republican congressmen held a hearing in Plymouth Township Tuesday that drove home the GOP narrative that President Obama is killing small businesses through increased fe

Feb 7, 2014 In The News

Rep. Kerry Bentivolio (R-Mich.) on Wednesday proposed a new bill that would require congressional salaries to be cut 15 percent any time Congress fails to balance the budget.

Nov 21, 2013 In The News

With Boeing involved in a contract dispute with machinists at its Seattle home, U.S. Rep. Kerry Bentivolio, R-Milford, thinks the aircraft maker could find a very suitable new home in Michigan.

Sep 17, 2013 In The News

Republican congressmen who have witnessed the horrors of war for themselves as combat veterans are among those leading the way in opposition to American involvement in Syria.

Jun 28, 2013 In The News

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GOP bill cuts member pay as punishment for budget deficit

Rep. Kerry Bentivolio (R-Mich.) on Wednesday proposed a new bill that would require congressional salaries to be cut 15 percent any time Congress fails to balance the budget.

Bentivolio said his Spending Accountability Act, H.R. 3993, is needed to give Congress an incentive to cut the annual budget deficit, which is now at $600 billion per year and expected to rise.

In District Small Business Roundtable

Congressman Bentivolio has been appointed to House Committee on Small Business in Washington D.C., and would like to invite you to participate in the Small Business Round-table with the congressman. The purpose of this event is for businesses from the district to inform the congressman about issues affecting our small business community.

We hope you will be able to join us and share ideas on how your representative can better serve you.

Date:        Monday 1/28/2013

Location: Plymouth Library

In District Small Business Roundtable

Event Date: 
Monday, January 28, 2013 - 7:00pm
Address: 
Plymouth Library: 223 South Main Street
Plymouth 48170

 

Congressman Bentivolio has been appointed to House Committee on Small Business in Washington D.C., and would like to invite you to participate in the Small Business Round-table with the congressman. The purpose of this event is for businesses from the district to inform the congressman about issues affecting our small business community.


We hope you will be able to join us and share ideas on how your representative can better serve you.

 

Date:        Monday 1/28/2013

 

Location: Plymouth Library

                223 South Main Street  

                Plymouth, MI 48170

 

Time:     7:00pm

 

 

Rep. Bentivolio will be holding these round-tables on a monthly basis at different locations around the district. If you are interested in hosting a roundtable in the future, please contact:

 

Melanie Collinsworth

Scheduler/Small Business Liaison

248.859.2982

Melanie.Collinsworth@mail.house.gov

 

If you are unable to attend, feel free to send a representative on your behalf. RSVP’s are appreciated.

 

 

113th Congress

100 Congressmen Cosponsor Rep. Bentivolio’s Safe and Secure Federal Websites Act

Following new revelations that the ObamaCare website, healthcare.gov, still lacks basic security protections, support for Rep. Bentivolio’s Safe and Secure Federal Websites Act attained 100 cosponsors this week.

Four committee chairmen, two-thirds of the Republican members of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and three past and present chairmen of the Republican Study Committee count themselves among cosponsoring supporters of Rep. Bentivolio’s bill.

Boeing should relocate to Michigan, says U.S. Rep. Bentivolio

With Boeing involved in a contract dispute with machinists at its Seattle home, U.S. Rep. Kerry Bentivolio, R-Milford, thinks the aircraft maker could find a very suitable new home in Michigan.

“Michigan may not have the coffee Seattle does, but what we do have is highly skilled, hardworking people with a rich history in manufacturing,” Bentivolio said in the letter dated Wednesday to Boeing CEO W. James McNerney Jr.

“We put the 20th century on the road,” he wrote. “We’d love to have the opportunity to put the 21st century in the air.”

Rep. Bentivolio cosponsors bill to increase fiscal transparency

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Kerry Bentivolio announced his co-sponsorship of HR 2967, the Intergeneration Financial Obligations (INFORM) Act. Several estimates suggest that the federal government has tens of trillions on dollars in unfunded liabilities. The INFORM Act requires the federal government to expose the truth about those unfunded liabilities by reporting various statistics throughout the budgeting process, allowing Americans to assess the promises being made by Congress.