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January 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13), Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), and Congresswoman Veronica Escobar (TX-16) sent a letter to acting U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf calling on the agency to end collection of DNA from detained immigrants currently being conducted by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and U.S.

January 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) sent a letter to administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Andrew Wheeler, requesting additional assistance in light of potentially hazardous material found in the city of Detroit within her district. The site is owned by Gary Sayers, who also owns the Electro-Plating Services building in Madison Heights.

January 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, an amendment introduced by Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) to ensure that communities that have been disproportionately impacted by pollution, climate change, and environmental destruction receive the priority funding they need and deserve to rebuild infrastructure and deal with PFAS contamination, was successfully passed by the House of Representatives.

January 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This evening, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib released the following statement in the wake of a reported over 12 Iranian missiles being launched at two U.S. military bases in Iraq:

January 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib released the following statement regarding news that Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) will start collecting DNA from immigrants and migrants at the border in Detroit:

January 3, 2020 Press Release

DETROIT – Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) released the following statement regarding an airstrike carried out by the United States in Iraq:

December 20, 2019 Press Release

Please see below for Congresswoman Tlaib's end of year newsletter:

 

 

 

 

 

December 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Today, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) released the following statement regarding the House of Representatives’ vote to impeach President Donald Trump:  

December 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Ron Wyden, D-Ore., Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, Cory Booker, D-N.J., Edward Markey, D-Mass., and Kamala D. Harris, D-Calif., and U.S. Representatives Yvette D. Clarke, D-N.Y., Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., today asked the U.S.

December 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib released the following statement regarding the today’s upcoming House vote on the conference report for the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA):

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In The News

October 9, 2019 In The News

There was smoke, fire and a thick haze over the area that lasted for hours.

From a distance, it looked like Southwest Detroit was on fire, but it actually was a raging blaze of debris in the polluted Rouge River.

October 4, 2019 In The News

Re: The Detroit News' Oct. 3 editorial, "Rashida Tlaib should wake up": My eyes are wide open. I’m not asleep at the wheel as I continue to represent the 13th Congressional District.

September 24, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON — This year in Detroit, crews working for the city’s public housing authority cut down a row of bushy trees that had shaded the entryways to two public housing units known as Sheridan I and II.

September 16, 2019 In The News

Detroit — Emma Lockridge often slips on a surgical mask at bedtime. She then piles pillows over her head and a blanket, hoping she'll get enough sleep.

September 14, 2019 In The News

Four Freshman Congresswomen, nicknamed “The Squad,” got candid about politics, President Donald Trump and even personal likes and dislikes during an NAACP town hall that drew a crowd of onlookers and fans. 

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