Democratic candidate for Congress to speak at Livingston meeting
Elissa Slotkin, candidate for the Democratic nomination for 8th District Congress, will speak at the next meeting of Livingston County Democrats.
Slotkin, who grew up on a family farm in Holly, is a former Middle East analyst with the CIA who served three tours in Iraq. She went on to work at the White House, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, and the State Department, serving under Republican and Democratic presidents.
She will speak at the party’s monthly meeting on Thursday, June 28, at 7 p.m. at party headquarters, 8028 Grand River, Woodland Plaza Suite 7, Brighton.
Slotkin is facing Christopher Smith, a professor at Michigan State University, in the Aug. 7 primary for the party’s congressional district nomination.