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WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) pushed the Department of Defense to answer for its reticence to transition off of AFFF, the PFAS-laden fire fighting foam that is widely used by the U.S. military, in a letter this week to the head of the Pentagon PFAS Task Force, Assistant Secretary of Defense McMahon.
WASHINGTON -- Since being sworn in 100 days ago, U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) has drawn recognition for her commitment to solving the issues 8th district residents sent her to Washington to address: lowering the cost of healthcare and prescription drugs, getting money out of politics, and tackling tough problems with a pragmatic, Midwestern approach in order to get things done.
Slotkin also has built a robust constituent services operation to respond directly to 8th district residents’ concerns. Within her first 100 days Slotkin has:
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) on Thursday released the following statement following her vote to support the resolution to end U.S. support for the war in Yemen:
“Today I voted for the second time to end U.S. support for Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen, an important step toward maintaining principled American leadership in the region,” Slotkin said.
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) on Thursday voted to approve a resolution opposing the Trump administration’s ban on transgender troops serving openly in the military. The policy was announced via tweet in July 2017.
Slotkin, an Army wife and a former Pentagon official who served three tours in Iraq as a CIA analyst alongside the military, released the following statement: