Elissa Slotkin

Elissa Slotkin

Elissa Slotkin is the Democratic nominee for the Michigan 8th Congressional District in the 2018 election. She is former Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs under the Obama Administration. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Elissa Slotkin has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2014 House Committee as a Principal Deputy Undersecretary for the Policy of the Department of Defense.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2019 - Present U.S. Representative, D-MI 8th Videos: 1


U.S. Representative Candidate,
c. January 1, 2018 - November 6, 2018 Videos: 1 Principal Deputy Undersecretary, Policy, Department of Defense c. January 1, 2014 - January 20, 2017 Videos: 3

Recent Appearances

  • House Session

    House Session

    On day 19 of a government shutdown, the House in a 240-188 vote passed a bill to re-open the Department of the Treasury, the…

  • Michigan 8th Congressional District Debate

    Michigan 8th Congressional District Debate

    Candidates in Michigan’s 8th Congressional District, incumbent Representative Mike Bishop (R) and challenger Elissa Slotkin (D), participated…

  • Defense Department Briefing

    Defense Department Briefing

    Acting Assistant Defense Secretary for International Security Affairs, Elissa Slotkin, talked about the U.S. fight against ISIS…

  • Iraq Violence and Politics

    Iraq Violence and Politics

    State and Defense Department officials, a former CIA analyst, and a former U.S. ambassador to Iraq testified about the…

  • Violence and Politics in Iraq

    Violence and Politics in Iraq

    State and Defense Departments officials testified about the dominance of the militant group ISIS.* Brett McGurk told the committee…

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