Levin Center at Wayne Law

With great sadness and heavy hearts, the Levin Family and Levin Center at Wayne Law announced the passing of Senator Carl Levin on July 29, 2021 – a dearly beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle, and life-long public servant.

Read the full statement on the passing of Senator Levin

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Read the statement on delayed plans for Senator Levin's memorial event

If you wish to send a tribute or well wishes to Senator Levin's family by email, please use Levin.Family@wayne.edu.


The Levin Center at Wayne Law's mission is to strengthen the integrity, transparency, and accountability of public and private institutions by promoting and supporting bipartisan, fact-based oversight; advancing good governance, particularly with respect to the legislative process; and promoting civil discourse on current issues of public policy.

Thought leader

Professor Kathleen Clark, Washington University School of Law

“These are challenging times for congressional oversight. The Levin Center is undertaking absolutely vital work: Bringing together researchers from a range of disciplines, fostering collaboration among them in order to deepen our understanding of the congressional oversight process and connecting those scholars with current and former Capitol Hill staffers who have long experience with oversight investigations. ” These are challenging times for congressional oversight
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