Ex-Sen. Levin, Michigan’s longest-serving senator, has died DETROIT (AP) — Former Sen. Carl Levin, a powerful voice on military issues in Washington and a staunch supporter of the auto industry back home in Michigan during his record tenure in the U.S. Senate, has died. Carl Levin, Michigan's longest-serving senator, dies at 87Former Sen. Carl Levin, a powerful voice for the military during his career as Michigan’s longest-serving U.S. senator, has died Carl Levin, six-term Michigan senator who garnered bipartisan respect, dies at 87He was an influential leader on national security and served decades in Congress with his brother, Sander. Carl Levin, Democratic Michigan senator who opposed Iraq war, dies at 87Biden says widely respected senator who served six terms from 1978 was ‘brilliant, humble and principled’ Carl Levin, Michigan’s longest-serving senator, dies at 87Former Sen. Carl Levin, a powerful voice for the military during his career as Michigan’s longest-serving U.S. senator, has died Biden pays tribute to late Sen. Levin: 'Embodied the best of who we are'President Biden remembered former Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.), who died Thursday, as “one of the most honorable and decent people” the president said he has ever known. Former U.S. Senator Carl Levin, leading voice on national security, dead at 87Former U.S. Senator Carl Levin of Michigan, a long-serving Democratic leader who strenuously opposed the Iraq War and investigated U.S. detainee abuse while fighting corporate fraud, has died at age 87, his family said late on Thursday. Carl Levin, Michigan's longest serving US senator, dies at 87Carl Levin, a liberal Democrat who rose from a prominent Detroit family to become Michigan’s longest-serving U.S. senator, died Thursday.