Carl Levin overwhelmed by naval destroyer in his name

Having a naval destroyer named after him is an 2016-0411-me-levin-ship0514honor that former U.S. Sen. Carl Levin says caught him off guard and brought tears to his eyes.

The 81-year-old long-term Democratic Detroit lawmaker shared the story Monday during an official naming ceremony for the ship, USS Carl M. Levin, as he reflected on his deep commitment to the country’s armed service members.  Read More