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November 17, 2020 Press Release

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, United States Representatives Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Emanuel Cleaver, II (D-MO) introduced the Restructuring Environmentally Sound Pensions in Order to Negate Disaster Act of 2020 (RESPOND Act) to protect federal pensions from the economic impact of climate change by establishing a Federal Ad

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:



In The News

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. 

September 8, 2019 In The News

People work hard for decades, making tough sacrifices for their jobs, compromising on family or leisure time – all for the promise that when they retire, the pension they earned will be there to provide for a comfortable life.

September 3, 2019 In The News

A diverse group of attendees, politicians and non-profit leaders joined U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell (D –12th District) on Aug. 29 to “Take on Hate” at a rally on the campus of the University of Michigan–Dearborn.

September 3, 2019 In The News

Excitement filled the air, as students returned to school recently.

August 29, 2019 In The News

DETROIT, MI -- Michigan congresswoman Rashida Tlaib said President Donald Trump is inciting white supremacist violence by claiming she hates America.