Detroit – Today, Pamela M. Sossi announced that she has received the endorsement of both the Detroit Free Press and the Detroit News in the District 1 Special Election.
“As a civil rights attorney, I fight daily to protect my clients’ constitutional rights,” Pamela Sossi said. “Our newspapers are at the forefront of the fight to preserve our First Amendment rights and I am proud that they have agreed, I am the most prepared to stand up for District 1 on Day 1.”
From the Detroit Free Press: “Sossi is an attorney specializing in criminal defense and civil rights. A longtime Democratic Party activist who has served as a precinct delegate from Harper Woods, she would be an aggressive advocate for the Detroit region and a potential legislative leader if her party wins control of the state House in 2018. PAMELA SOSSI gets our nod to advance to the November ballot.”
From the Detroit News: "On the Democratic side of the ballot, 10 candidates are vying for the seat. Of that extensive group, Pamela Sossi of Harper Woods stands out as the most reasonable choice.
The 1st District includes the cities of Harper Woods and Grosse Pointe Woods as well as portions of Detroit and Grosse Pointe Shores. The Primary Election is August 8.