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
Terri Henderson, 6, center, whose mother is El Salvador, attends a rally with members of Congress at Union Station's Columbus Circle to announce the Restore Opportunity, Strengthen, and Improve the Economy (ROSIE) Act on July 29, 2014. The legislation provides incentives for government contractors to pay a living wage and other benefits that would help low-income workers.