Trott is challenging freshman Republican Rep. Kerry Bentivolio in Michigan’s 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
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, hugs Harold Schaitberger, General President of the International Association of Fire Fighters, after the Congressman spoke at the IAFF's Legislative Conference General Session at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, March 9, 2015. The day featured addresses by members of Congress and Vice President Joe Biden.