Adam in the News

Apr 26, 2022

Michigan Chronicle Endorses Adam Hollier for 13th Congressional District

The Michigan Chronicle endorses and supports State Senator Adam Hollier in his bid to win the revamped 13th Congressional District and a seat in the United States Congress. The Michigan Chronicle sees Hollier as a proven state lawmaker with the integrity, skill set, experience, fight, and tenacity needed on Capitol Hill to deliver tangible results benefiting the people of the 13th Congressional District, including a significant number of Detroiters.

Michigan Chronicle Endorses Adam Hollier for 13th Congressional District

Apr 20, 2022

Patrick Lyoya's death is an injustice all too familiar for Black men. We want action.

Published in USA Today: Fatal police shooting could easily have happened to me. God willing, we will have solved this problem before my son is old enough.

Patrick Lyoya's death is an injustice all too familiar for Black men. We want action.

Apr 16, 2022

Political Insider: Ex-assistant secretary of state joins Hollier campaign

Heaster Wheeler, a longtime figure in Detroit politics, left his post as Michigan's assistant secretary of state on April 1 to serve as U.S. House candidate Adam Hollier's campaign manager.

Political Insider: Ex-assistant secretary of state joins Hollier campaign

Apr 15, 2022

Hollier raises over $500,000 in U.S. House race to represent most of Detroit

Democratic state Sen. Adam Hollier raised more than $513,000 last quarter in his bid to represent the bulk of Detroit in Congress — a haul that could put him at or near the front of the money race in Michigan's new 13th District.

Hollier raises over $500,000 in U.S. House race to represent most of Detroit

Apr 13, 2022

‘Frustrated and hurting’: Michigan Democrats demand accountability after fatal police shooting in Grand Rapids

Sen. Adam Hollier-Detroit described Lyoya’s death as an “execution.” The senator from Detroit released a video on social media saying that had Lyoya not been a Black man in his 20′s, he would still be alive.

‘Frustrated and hurting’: Michigan Democrats demand accountability after fatal police shooting in Grand Rapids

Mar 22, 2022

Coalition Group Endorses Adam Hollier as their “Consensus Candidate”

A crowded field of candidates are vying for the 13th Congressional District. Wayne County Executive Warren Evans recently created a coalition of Detroit-area political elite to select their “consensus candidate” and for Black representation. After a transparent interview process of candidates, the Legacy Committee for Unified Leadership announced state senator Adam Hollier as their preferred choice.

Coalition Group Endorses Adam Hollier as their “Consensus Candidate”

Mar 21, 2022

State Sen. Adam Hollier eyes Congressional seat in Michigan's 13th District

A Detroit native who was first elected to the state Senate in 2018, Adam Hollier is now vying to represent Detroit in Congress amid the shakeup of districts. He discussed the need for better child care, finding a solution on gas taxes, and war in Ukraine as he seeks a bid in a crowded Democratic primary.

State Sen. Adam Hollier eyes Congressional seat in Michigan's 13th District

Mar 18, 2022

Michigan Democrat to propose adding sexual orientation to hate crimes law

State Sen. Adam Hollier says all too often transgender people of color are victims of violence which has often ended in their death.

Michigan Democrat to propose adding sexual orientation to hate crimes law

Mar 15, 2022

As candidates crowd into race for metro Detroit congressional seat, it's anyone's to win

At this point in the race, Hollier appears to be among the most active candidates, lining up endorsements, raising money and issuing a steady string of emails and fundraising pleas to potential supporters to join the "A-team," as he refers to his organization.

As candidates crowd into race for metro Detroit congressional seat, it's anyone's to win

Mar 11, 2022

Tips for helping young people cope with news about Ukraine and Russia

“Michigan has always been a welcoming community,” Hollier said. “It has always been a state that took in people who were looking for a better opportunity, and we have an opportunity to do that again.”

Tips for helping young people cope with news about Ukraine and Russia

Feb 19, 2022

New bills would bring back Michigan film incentives

“This is about Michigan jobs,” said Sen. Adam Hollier, D-Detroit. “As we witness the devastation and business losses from the pandemic, we know that attracting an industry that reinvented itself amid the crisis is a wise investment in our state’s economy and its workers.”

New bills would bring back Michigan film incentives

Feb 11, 2022

Bills would give Michigan Parole Board power to delay hearings for some inmates

A package of bills moving through the Michigan legislature would give the Michigan Parole Board the power to delay hearings for people convicted of serious crimes and save the victims from recurring trauma.

Bills would give Michigan Parole Board power to delay hearings for some inmates

Feb 11, 2022

Senators want supplemental funding for new, revamped veterans homes

Senators Ed McBroom and Adam Hollier want to use one-time funds to replace the DJ Jacobetti Home in Marquette and construct a new home in Detroit.

Senators want supplemental funding for new, revamped veterans homes

Feb 3, 2022

State Sen. Adam Hollier seeks to replace statue of Lewis Cass with Detroit mayor Coleman Young

Michigan senators seek replacement of Lewis Cass statue, suggesting longtime Detroit mayor Coleman Young

State Sen. Adam Hollier seeks to replace statue of Lewis Cass with Detroit mayor Coleman Young

Jan 31, 2022

State Sen. Adam Hollier to run in new 13th District

State Sen. Adam Hollier will seek election for Michigan's new 13th District U.S. Representative seat.

State Sen. Adam Hollier to run in new 13th District

Jan 24, 2022

State Sen. Adam Hollier enters race for open Detroit-based seat in Congress

State Sen. Adam Hollier, D-Detroit, who grew up in the city's North End and has served in the Army and as a firefighter, formally announced his bid Monday for an open Detroit-based seat in Congress.

State Sen. Adam Hollier enters race for open Detroit-based seat in Congress

Jan 24, 2022

State Sen. Adam Hollier announces bid for Michigan’s 13th Congressional District

The Army lieutenant and former firefighter seemed destined for this campaign as soon as Rep. Brenda Lawrence said she was retiring from the House.

State Sen. Adam Hollier announces bid for Michigan’s 13th Congressional District

Nov 19, 2021

Off the Record with Tim Skubick

Sen. Hollier discusses redistricting, protecting voting rights and bringing film tax credits back to Michigan at the 15 minute mark.

Off the Record with Tim Skubick

Nov 1, 2021

You May Not Know These Black Millennials, But They're Helping Detroit Make Its Comeback

“That’s the thing that I think will really fix this city, is if people from my generation say, the neighborhood I grew up in is the neighborhood I am going to invest my time, money and resources in,” he said. “Unless we occupy and develop the spaces that are in our neighborhood, no one else will.”

You May Not Know These Black Millennials, But They're Helping Detroit Make Its Comeback

Oct 7, 2021

Congress Must Pass Build Back Better's Childcare Investments for Michigan Families

Between COVID-19, an economic crisis, and disruptions to work and life, the last year and a half has been incredibly difficult for millions of Michigan families.

Congress Must Pass Build Back Better's Childcare Investments for Michigan Families