Michigan election results: Democratic Rep. Elissa Slotkin defeats Republican in key contest

Both Slotkin and Barrett have experience with U.S. Military operations

Slotkin served as a CIA analyst and served three tours in Iraq alongside the military

while Barrett served in the Army and has served deployments in Iraq

Kuwait, Guantánamo Bay, and South Korea.

Slotkin, who currently represents Michigan's 8th Congressional District, and Rep.

Dan Kildee, D-Mich., skipped President Biden's September trip to Detroit.

 whether she would support President Biden in 2024 if he sought re-election