Trott is challenging freshman Republican Rep. Kerry Bentivolio in Michiganís 11th District. Trott is president and managing attorney of his own law firm, Trott & Trott.
In his first month of campaigning, Trott put more than $200,000 into his race against the vulnerable freshman. His most recent fundraising report also shows he keeps wealthy company. He raised nearly $650,000 in less than a month of campaigning.
Rothenberg Political Report/Roll Call Race Rating: Favored Republican
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.