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  Dingell, Debbie
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AffiliationDemocratic  
  2015-01-03  
 
NameDebbie Dingell
Address5208 Royal Vale Ln
Dearborn, Michigan , United States
EmailNone
WebsiteNone
Born November 23, 1953 (66 years)
ContributorRBH
Last ModifedRBH
Oct 18, 2018 01:25am
Tags Married - Catholic -
InfoDeborah "Debbie" Dingell (born in 1954) is the wife of Congressman John Dingell and a major figure[citation needed] in the Michigan Democratic Party. She, along with U.S. Senator Carl Levin (D - MI) were[citation needed] the proponents of moving up Michigan's Presidential Primary before February 5, to attempt to garner greater political influence for Michigan during the 2008 Democratic Primaries which resulted in Michigan almost losing half its delegates' votes in the Democratic Convention.

Dingell currently works as a consultant to the American Automobile Policy Council.[1]

She is active in many Michigan and Washington, D.C., charities and serves on many charitable boards. She serves as Vice Chair of the Barbara Karmanos Cancer Center and on the Executive Committee, where she co-chairs the Breast Cancer Committee and the Government Relations Committee. She is also a member of the Board of Directors for Vital Voices Global Partnership.[2] She is a 1975 graduate of the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.

Dingell has also has served as vice chairman of the General Motors Foundation and as executive director of Global Community Relations and Government Relations at GM. She is a member of the Democratic National Committee from Michigan and chaired Vice President Al Gore’s campaign in Michigan in 2000. In 2004, she also helped secure the Michigan Democratic primary and general election vote for John Kerry in Michigan.

In November 2006, Dingell was elected to the Board of Governors of Wayne State University in Detroit.[3] She is scheduled to remain on the board until the expiration of her term at the end of 2014.[3]

She has been married to Michigan Congressman John Dingell for the past 28[when?] years. John Dingell is the longest-serving member of the United States House of Representatives who has served continuously for 57 years, 93 days.


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FAMILY
Husband John D. Dingell 00, 1981-Feb 07, 2019
Father In-Law John D. Dingell, Sr. 1894-1955
Stepson Christopher Dingell 1957-

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RACES
  08/04/2020 MI District 12 - D Primary ???
  11/28/2018 House DPCC Co-Chairs Won 21.65% (+0.00%)
  11/06/2018 MI District 12 Won 68.08% (+39.19%)
  08/07/2018 MI District 12 - D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  12/05/2016 Caucus Leadership Representative Lost 45.51% (-8.98%)
  11/08/2016 MI District 12 Won 64.34% (+35.09%)
  08/02/2016 MI District 12 - D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/04/2014 MI - District 12 Won 65.01% (+33.69%)
  08/05/2014 MI District 12 - D Primary Won 77.66% (+55.31%)
  11/07/2006 Wayne State University Board of Governors Won 28.23% (+3.56%)
SPECULATIVE, DID NOT RUN
  11/28/2018 Democratic Caucus Vice Chair Lost 0.00% (-61.54%)
  08/07/2018 MI Governor - D Primary Lost 0.00% (-52.01%)
  08/05/2014 MI US Senate - D Primary Lost 0.00% (-100.00%)
ENDORSEMENTS
MI Governor - D Primary - Aug 07, 2018 D Gretchen Whitmer
CA District 44 - Open Primary - Jun 07, 2016 D Nanette Diaz Barragán
MD District 08 - D Primary - Apr 26, 2016 D Kathleen Matthews
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