palestinian http://michiganradio.org en Michigan congressman Dan Kildee part of delegation traveling to the Middle East http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-congressman-dan-kildee-part-delegation-traveling-middle-east <p>FLINT, Mich. (AP) - Michigan U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee is traveling to the Middle East this week for a visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories.<br><br>The Flint Democrat is one of 37 members of Congress participating in the trip, which begins Monday and runs through Aug. 11. It's an independent trip and not taxpayer-funded.<br><br>Kildee's office says his trip to Israel and the West Bank will include meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.<br> Sun, 04 Aug 2013 20:01:09 +0000 The Associated Press 13822 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan congressman Dan Kildee part of delegation traveling to the Middle East