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John Dingell Being Treated for Apparent Heart Attack

Sept. 17, 2018

Ex-U.S. Rep. John Dingell, the longest serving member in the history of Congress, suffered what family members say may have been a small heart attack. He officially left Congress in 2015 after almost 60 years representing Michigan.