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June 21, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- As part of the FY20 appropriations bill passed in the House yesterday, U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) secured $10 million in federal funding for the Farm and Ranch Stress Assistance Network, a program that provides funding for mental health assistance to farmers.

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June 21, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) secured $40 million in federal funding for the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB) in the U.S. House of Representatives-passed FY2020 appropriations bill, matching the funding levels requested for ongoing construction of this world-class research facility at Michigan State University.

 

June 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin, a former CIA officer and senior Pentagon official who serves as a member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), lauded the bipartisan passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) out of the House Armed Services Committee.

June 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin’s bipartisan Creating Opportunities through Defense Engineering Requirements (CODER) Act was incorporated into the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), the major annual bill that funds the Department of Defense, which passed out of the House Armed Services Committee this morning.

 

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June 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON –– U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) secured measures as part of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), that will help grow Michigan’s defense capabilities and support local Michigan communities. The major annual defense funding bill passed the House Armed Services Committee (HASC) early this morning.

 

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June 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) advocated for and secured critical measures in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), the major annual bill authorizing national defense spending, to stem the flow of PFAS contamination and hold the Department of Defense (DoD) accountable for future cleanup.

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