Former state legislator Jim Slezak, who is running for the seat being vacated by Congressman Dale Kildee, will be speaking at the Great Flint Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Monday.

According to the Chamber's newsletter,  as a small business owner, Jim claims to "understand the type of economic climate that is needed in Michigan to help create jobs and provide a better future for our children."

The luncheon is being held Monday, June 18th at Hollywood Diner on Corunna Road in Flint Township. The program begins at 11:45 a.m.