Press Releases

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
Bill includes Slotkin’s Amendment on Line 5 Damage Transparency

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
Amanda Thomashow, Executive Director and Co-Founder of Survivor Strong, and Tashmica Torok, Founder and Executive Director of the Firecracker Foundation, highlight impact of DeVos’ rules for university, K-12 students

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.

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