‘I want my voice heard’: Women plot runs for office in record numbers

Elissa Slotkin, a former Defense and intelligence official now running as a Democrat in Michigan’s eighth congressional district, says that women have also been activated to run because of [...]


10 Women Running for Office to Watch in 2018

Rep Mike Bishop is being challenged by ex–Pentagon official Slotkin, a former CIA Middle East expert who served three tours in Iraq. She outraised Bishop by nearly $100,000 this past fall.

At least a dozen Obama-era officials are running in 2018 midterms

At least a dozen former Obama administration officials are challenging Republican incumbents for House seats across the country, including former acting Assistant Secretary of Defense Elissa [...]