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Stories with person: Fred Upton
  • Michigan boy goes to White House for anti-bullying video 
    Updated: Jul-22-15 6:44 pm

    HARTFORD, Michigan - A southwestern Michigan boy's online video in which he stood up to cyberbullies has earned him messages from prominent figures, appearances on news stations and now a private tour of the White House.

  • Woman deemed oldest US veteran set for flight to meet Obama 
    Updated: Jul-16-15 12:56 pm

    DETROIT - A 110-year-old woman believed to be the nation's oldest veteran is preparing to visit Washington on an honorary trip that includes meeting President Barack Obama. There's just one glitch: She wants a jacket to wear with her official trip T-shirt, because she doesn't have "Michelle Obama arms."

  • Big House vote to speed drug approvals, boost research story has photos
    Updated: Jul-10-15 3:43 pm

    WASHINGTON - For the second time this year, the House used overwhelming bipartisan unity Friday to approve health legislation, this time voting to bolster biomedical research and streamline how the government approves drugs and medical devices.

  • Stabenow, Upton tour Fort Custer, missile project candidate 
    Updated: Jul-06-15 6:49 pm

    KALAMAZOO, Michigan - U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow and U.S. Rep Fred Upton have toured Fort Custer, a site in competition for a proposed $3 billion ballistic missile defense system.