DLCC Announces Michigan Spotlight Candidates

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WASHINGTON — Fresh off of Michigan’s primaries, the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee unveiled its first round of Michigan Spotlight candidates. After flipping five seats in the state House in 2018, Democrats are just four seats away from regaining control of the chamber. Today’s slate of 11 strong candidates and incumbents are critical races that will help flip the House from red to blue this November.

“After making incredible progress in 2018, Democrats are just four seats away from flipping Michigan’s House blue in November,” said Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee President Jessica Post. “Our stellar Spotlight candidates are leaders in their field and fierce advocates for every Michigander, and we’re excited to work with them to bring Democrats into the majority.”

Today’s slate of Spotlight candidates includes candidates with a range of experience and includes health experts, business owners, attorneys, organizers, and other community leaders: