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November 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) and Congressmen Stephen Lynch (MA-08) led a letter, which was cosigned by Reps. Jesús G.

October 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14) introduced the historic Public Banking Act, which allows for the creation of state and locally administered public banks by establishing the Public Bank Grant program administered by the Secretary of the Treasury and the Federal Reserve Board which would

October 29, 2020 Press Release

DETROIT—This week, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (M1-13) sent a letter to Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell asking for clarity as to why the nation’s central banking system is financially propping up corporate polluters like Marathon Petroleum while still failing to sufficiently help cities and municipalities grappling with the loss in tax revenue and exorbitan

October 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Yesterday, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) introduced the Justice for All (JFA) Act of 2020, historic legislation that pushes back against decades of conservative court rulings to restore the original intent of our civil rig

October 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib (MI-13), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14), Ilhan Omar (MN-05), and Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) sent a letter to United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet, the Organization of American States’ Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, the Unite

October 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13), Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), and Congressman Mark Takano (CA-41) announced they will introduce the Preventing Auto Insurance Discrimination (PAID) Study Act, which requires the U.S.

October 6, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Yesterday, Rep. Harley Rouda, the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Environment, and Rep.

September 30, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTONCongresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) joined House Committee on Oversight and Reform Chairs and senior Members in sending a letter to Acting Director Russell Vought, O

September 29, 2020 Press Release

DETROITCongresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) released the following statement on the Detroit City Council’s 6-3 vote to renew the city’s facial recognition technology contract, which expired in July, for an additional two years:


September 28, 2020 Press Release

BROWNSTOWN CHARTER TOWNSHIP, MI – This weekend, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D-MI) and Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) kayaked the Detroit River during Michigan Trails Week and National Public Lands Day.


The representatives launched from Lake Erie Metropark and emphasized the importance of public lands, especially during the pandemic.



In The News

December 15, 2019 In The News

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At the late October funeral of former U.S. Congressman John Conyers, his widow -- Monica Conyers – told Detroit mourners she was sorry for them because no one now will fight their fights.

October 23, 2019 In The News


Rep. Rashida Tlaib wants some answers.

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.