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Leaders honor Dingell’s distinguished career

  Vice President Joe Biden joined House Speaker John Boehner and other congressional leaders to honor the career of Rep. John Dingell, the longest-serving Member in the history of the United States Congress. NBC’s Luke Russert reports.

House History: Full interview with Rep. Dingell

  Chuck Todd sits down with the longest-serving congressman, Rep. John Dingell (D-MI) as he celebrates over 57 years in Congress.

Dingell: Obama’s staff has sheltered him too much

Rep. John Dingell (D-Mich.) says the president’s inexperience coupled with ambition after just four years in the Senate have shown as the White House has battled with lawmakers and scrambled to contain scandals. Full story

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  Longest-serving Congressional member reflects on career

Rep. John Dingell will break the record for serving in U.S. Congress longer than any other member. He sat down with The Daily Rundown’s Chuck Todd to reflect on his time in office and give his thoughts on President Obama.

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Representative John Dingell (D-MI) and U.S. Congress members unveil his portrait as the longest serving member of Congress during an event on Capitol Hill in Washington June 13, 2013. On June 7, Dingell reached 57 years, five months and 26 days of congressional service, passing the mark held by the

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Vice President Joe Biden (L) and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) participate in an event to recognize Representative John Dingell

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) participate in an event to recognize Representative John Dingell (D-MI) as the longest serving member of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington June 13, 2013. On June 7 Dingell reached 57 years, five months and 26 days of congress

Vice President Joe Biden and  House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) participate in an event to recognize Representative John Dingell
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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) participate in an event to recognize Representative John Dingell (D-MI) as the longest serving member of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington June 13, 2013. On June 7 Dingell reached 57 years, five months and 26 days of congres