Press Releases

May 3, 2021 Press Release
Bill Would Require University Leadership to Review Sexual Abuse Cases Involving Employees

WASHINGTON, DC –  U.S. Representative Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) joined U.S. Senators Gary Peters (MI) and Debbie Stabenow (MI) and U.S.

April 29, 2021 Press Release
Slotkin will fight for community projects to receive federal funding through Congress’ Community Project Funding Program and the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The 20 projects address local priorities like repairs in infrastructure, investment in clean water, and increases to public health resources.

Washington -- Today U.S. Representative Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) announced 20 projects in Michigan’s 8th District that she will be advocating to receive direct federal funding from Congress through the annual spending bill Congress passes every year. 

April 28, 2021 Press Release

HOLLY, Mich. — U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08), in keeping with tradition of inviting a guest to presidential addresses to Congress, will be virtually joined by Rochester Community School District Superintendent Dr. Robert Shaner for President Biden’s first address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday. 

April 22, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –– Today, U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) will introduce the bipartisan Solid Start Act, a bill to ensure that the Department of Veterans Affairs proactively reaches out to service members in their first year transitioning back to civilian life to connect them with critical benefits and services they have earned. U.S. Rep.

April 8, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, U.S. Reps. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08), the newest member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, and Peter Meijer (MI-03), a U.S.

April 1, 2021 Press Release
The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services has allocated $4.25 million in grant funding for Ingham County through the American Rescue Plan

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced this week that it will provide grants totalling more than $4.25 million for community health services in Ingham County, Michigan through the American Rescue Plan. Statewide, more than $120 million will be distributed to 39 health centers across Michigan. 

March 11, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) issued the following statement in response to this morning’s news that GM’s Grand River Assembly Plant in Lansing will temporarily halt production due to supply chain disruptions: 

March 10, 2021 Press Release
After searing experience fighting to get critical supplies to Michigan frontline workers, Slotkin stands up new task force to ensure DoD not reliant on adversaries for critical supplies

WASHINGTON, DC –– U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) will lead the bipartisan Defense Critical Supply Chain Task Force alongside Republican Rep. Mike Gallagher (WI-08) within the House Armed Services Committee to help make sure the Department of Defense is not reliant on adversaries for the critical supplies it needs to keep Americans safe.

March 10, 2021 Press Release
The bill will significantly ramp up vaccine distribution; help safely reopen schools; provide relief to families, small businesses, especially restaurants; provide tens of millions to 8th district counties, cities, towns

WASHINGTON –– U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) voted in favor of the American Rescue Plan this afternoon, a COVID relief bill that now heads to President Joe Biden’s desk to be signed into law.

March 9, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –– U.S. Representative Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) released the following statement after yesterday's briefing on Capitol Security in the aftermath of the January 6 attack: