Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Michigan) biography

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Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI)

4th term Democrat from Michigan.


Residence: Lansing

Marital Status: Divorced

Prev. Occupation: Training Consultant

Prev. Political Exp.: Ingham Co. Board of Commissioners, 1975-78; MI House, 1979-91; MI Senate, 1991-94; US House, 1997-2001; US Senate, 2001-present

Education: BA Michigan State University, 1972; MSW Michigan State University, 1975

Birthdate: 04/29/1950

Birthplace: Clare, MI

Religion: United Methodist

Percentage in Last Election: 59%

Major Opponent: Peter Hoekstra


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Debbie Stabenow.


Washington, D.C. Office:

731 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-4822
Fax: (202) 228-0325

East Lansing Office: (more district offices)

221 West Lake Lansing Road, Suite 100
East Lansing, Michigan 48823
Phone: (517) 203-1760


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Matt VanKuiken
  • Dep. Chief of Staff: Anne Stanski
  • Legis. Dir.: Emily Carwell
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Alex Graf
  • Trade LA: Ani Toumajan
  • Press Secy.: Miranda Margowsky
  • Comm. Dir.: Matt Williams
  • Education LA: Lot Kwarteng
  • Telecomm LA: Lot Kwarteng
  • Transportation LA: Lot Kwarteng
  • Commerce LA: Vernon Baker
  • Labor LA: Lot Kwarteng
  • Budget LA: Lot Kwarteng
  • Government Affairs LA: Maxine Terry
  • Space - NASA LA: Lot Kwarteng
  • Animal Welfare LA: Kyle Varner



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Debbie Stabenow voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Motion to Recede and Amend the Bill; Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 11/08/2007 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Debbie Stabenow's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Debbie Stabenow a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.1021 - 'A bill to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, and for other purposes. No Send Message to Sen. Debbie Stabenow
S.250 - 'A bill to amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to improve th... No Send Message to Sen. Debbie Stabenow


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