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ICYMI: Football Coach and Team Get Big Surprise 'Thank You' on 'GMA'

November 24, 2015

Benton Harbor High School in Benton Harbor, Michigan, had not had a winning football season since 1989. That all changed when coach Elliot Uzelac came into the picture and became the head coach of the Tigers. His wife, Wendy, told "Good Morning America" how it happened. "He'd been retired for a couple of years ... and I said, 'Elliott, I think you'...

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Upton: “This is about our national security”

November 19, 2015

Congressman Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, today voted in support of H.R. 4038, the American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act of 2015. Upton was joined by a majority of his House colleagues as the legislation advanced by a veto-proof 289-137 margin. “This is about our national security and our first priority must be protecting the American pe...

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Upton Committee Advances Bill to Ban Use of Microbeads

November 18, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, today joined all of his colleagues on the House Energy and Commerce Committee in voting to advance H.R. 1321, the Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015. Upton is an original cosponsor of the bipartisan legislation with Rep. Frank Pallone, D-New Jersey. “Microbeads may be tiny plastic – but they a...

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