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July 2, 2020 Press Release

HOLLY, MI –– U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) released the following statement in response to an incident in which a couple drew a gun on a mother and daughter after a dispute in Orion Township on Wednesday evening.

July 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. –– U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) voted yesterday to pass the Moving Forward Act (H.R. 2), a bill that will provide significant investment to target key Michigan infrastructure concerns ranging from clean water to roads to broadband.

June 29, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –– U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin announced her Michigan Defense Agenda today, a suite of legislation focused on addressing contamination from PFAS “forever chemicals” and on strengthening the Defense Department’s capabilities to innovate and tap into the enormous strengths of American manufacturing, particularly in Michigan.

June 26, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON –– U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) voted in favor of the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act (H.R. 7120), which passed the House last night with bipartisan support. Slotkin is a co-sponsor of the bill, which represents the first comprehensive policing reform legislation to pass the U.S. House.

June 23, 2020 Press Release

HOLLY, Mich. –– Two Michigan survivor advocates, Amanda Thomashow and Tashmica Torok, joined U.S. Rep.

June 15, 2020 Press Release

HOLLY, Mich. –– U.S. Rep Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) released the following statement on the Supreme Court’s 6-3 ruling today that federal employment non-discrimination laws protect LGBTQ employees:

June 14, 2020 Press Release

HOLLY, Mich. –– U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) held a virtual ceremony yesterday to honor and celebrate a group of future cadets and midshipmen from the 8th congressional district who have been appointed to U.S. military service academies. Five of them will be headed to the U.S. Air Force Academy, three to West Point, and one to the U.S. Naval Academy.

June 9, 2020 Press Release

HOLLY, Mich. –– U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) held the second official 8th Congressional District high school art competition this weekend, continuing an annual celebration of the district’s youth and their artistic talents.


In The News

Rep. Slotkin: Why top military leaders don’t want to deploy troops at home

June 5, 2020 In The News


To protesters threatening violence: be brave, like my friend, Jan.

May 14, 2020 In The News

As I sat at home, on the eve of another protest in my district — the possibility of violence hanging over us — I got to thinking.

A Michigan congresswoman, a guy in line in China and a global scramble to find N95 masks

April 6, 2020 In The News

HOLLY, Mich. — Rep. Elissa Slotkin was trying the governor, the head of a major auto parts supplier and the CEO of a Detroit bicycle company that imports parts from China in a frantic search for someone who might be able to help her find N95 masks for hospital workers in her district.