The Democratic candidate for Michigan’s 11th Congressional District stands to give Republicans a run for their money.
In news from the Bobby McKenzie campaign, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) has placed McKenzie on its Jumpstart program, according to MIRS.
The DCCC began the Jumpstart program (PDF) this year to give what it considers “top-tier” candidates early financial, communications, operational and strategic support.
McKenzie, a former counterterrorism official with the U.S. State Department, brings the total of Michigan Congressional candidates in the program to three. He joins Jerry Cannon (MI-01) and Pam Byrnes (MI-07).
Clearly the DCCC sees Michigan as a state with the potential to win some House seats.…