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Rashida Tlaib (D)House District 13
U.S. Rep. Tlaib is an attorney and former member of the Michigan House from 2009 through 2014.
Prior to her election to the U.S. House, Tlaib served as an advocate with the Sugar Law Center for Economic and Social Justice.
She was the first Muslim woman to ever serve in the state legislature and rose to the level of Minority Vice Chair of the House Appropriations Committee. Upon her election in 2018, she earned the honor of becoming the first Muslim woman ever elected to Congress.
Tlaib is the mother of two boys, and is the daughter of Palestinian immigrants. She was born and raised in Detroit.
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Slotkin Reports $1.7M In Cash On Hand (10-16-2019)
More Than A Dozen Michigan Lawmakers Attend ALEC Conference (08-16-2019)
Tlaib: Israel's Decision To Ban Her, Omar Is 'Sign Of Weakness' (08-15-2019)
Bits And Tidbits (08-02-2019)
Bits And Tidbits (07-31-2019)
Bits And Tidbits (07-24-2019)
One Fair Wage Doesn't Embrace Tlaib's Call For $20 Minimum Wage (07-23-2019)
Will Bishop Run Again In MI-8? (07-22-2019)
Afendoulis Calls 'Send Her Back' Chants 'Wildly Inappropriate' (07-19-2019)
Bits And Tidbits (07-19-2019)
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Kildee Voted Most Effective Member Of Congress (05-29-2019)
Bits And Tidbits (04-03-2019)
Bits And Tidbits (02-26-2019)
Convention Bits: Tlaib Pushes Trump Impeachment (02-02-2019)
Whitsett's Love For Community Lands Her In State House (02-01-2019)
Bits And Tidbits (01-23-2019)
MRP Says Benson Move In Lawsuit Is 'Power Grab" For Dem Party (01-18-2019)
Tlaib On Trump: 'We're Going To Impeach The Motherfucker' (01-04-2019)
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