Michigan Democrat Rep. Elissa Slotkin 1st Big Name For Senate Race

  • Rep. Elissa Slotkin on Monday announced her 2024 Senate bid in Michigan, making her the first Democrat to enter the Senate primary in the battleground state.
  • Slotkin, a former Obama administration official who has served in Congress since 2019, pledged on her campaign website that she will continue her work “defending and expanding Michigan’s middle class, making critical items in America, keeping our kids safe from the things that are truly harming them, and protecting our rights and democracy.”
  • Incumbent Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D) said last month that she would not be seeking reelection in 2024 after serving four terms in Congress.