Democratic Senator Debbie Stabenow Announces She Won’t Seek Re-Election In 2024

UNITED STATES - MAY 26: Chairwoman Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., arrives for the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee hearing titled Opportunities and Challenges Facing Farmers, Families, and Rural Communities, in Hart Building on Thursday, May 26, 2022. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack testified.(Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images)

At a glance

  • “Inspired by a new generation of leaders, I have decided to pass the torch in the U.S. Senate. I am announcing today that I will not seek re-election and will leave the U.S. Senate at the end of my term on January 3, 2025,” Stabenow announced in a statement.
  • “For the next two years, I am intensely focused on continuing this important work to improve the lives of Michiganders. This includes leading the passage of the next five-year Farm Bill which determines our nation’s food and agriculture policies,” she added.
  • Stabenow won re-election to a fourth term as senator in 2018 by 6.5 points. Republicans will seek to flip the seat but may face a strong challenge based on the 2022 midterm elections.

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