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Debbie Stabenow (D)

Phone: 2022244822
Address: 731 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510


Former State Representative (1979-1990)  and State Senator (1991-94).  Stabenow was elected to represent the 8th Congressional district of Michigan in 1996 where she served until elected the be the first Michigan woman to serve in the U.S. Senate in 2000.  She began her career by being elected to the Ingham County Commission at the age of 24 years old.  


Clare High School

Michigan State University - Bachelor's and Master's degree  


Stabenow was born in Gladwin, Michigan and lives in Lansing where she attends the Grace United Methodist Church. She has two grown children, Todd and Michelle, a daughter-in-law Sara, a son-in-law, Scott, and four grandchildren. She is also a life-long musician playing both the piano and guitar.  


East Lansing Office

221 W. Lake Lansing Road, Suite 100

East Lansing, MI 48823

Phone: 517-203-1760

Detroit Office

719 Griswold Street, Suite 700

Detroit, MI 48226

Phone: 313-961-4330

Grand Rapids Office

3280 E. Beltline Court NE, Suite 400

Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Phone: 616-975-0052

Flint Office

432 N. Saginaw St, Suite 301

Flint, MI 48502

Phone: 810-720-4172

Marquette Office

1901 W. Ridge, Suite 7

Marquette, MI 49855

Phone: 906-228-8756

Traverse City Office

3335 S. Airport Road West, Suite 6B

Traverse City, MI 49684

Phone: 231-929-1031


Vice Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Center

Co-Chair of the bipartisan Senate Manufacturing Caucus

Co-Chair of the Senate Great Lakes Task Force

Additional Information

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'State Pays If You Win' Bills Brought Back In Senate (04-02-2019)

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