WASHINGTON – This week, Representatives Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) and Chuy García (IL-04) released a letter addressed to the US-based financial institutions providing the greatest financing to the companies driving current destruction in the Brazilian Amazon, including BlackRock and Vanguard.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) introduced legislation to repeal controversial opportunity zones from the United States tax code. The legislation comes after investigative journalists have found political favoring within the selection of opportunity zones to benefit wealthy individuals and their developments.
Washington, D.C. – On Tuesday, November 19, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) and Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) introduced the Protecting Consumers from Market Manipulation Act, a bill to limit the revenue that large non-financial companies can derive from financial activity.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) wrote a letter to Ben Carson, Secretary of the U.S.
WASHIGNTON, DC.—Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) and Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) introduced the Tax Excessive CEO Pay Act, which rewrites the federal tax code to tackle the inequality crisis created by corporate America’s unrestrained greed.
DETROIT – Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) sent a letter to the chairmen of the House Committee on Ways and Means, Committee on Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy, and the Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations to request they hold investigative hearings into whether political campaign contributions influenced the designati
WASHINGTON–Today, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13), Congressman Earl Blumenauer (OR-03), and 19 Democratic colleagues sent a letter to House Judiciary Committee Chair Jerry Nadler (NY-10) and Ranking Member Doug Collins (GA-09) urging them to make robust, progressive reforms to Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act, which sunsets on December 15, 2019.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Representatives Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) and Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit) introduced the Standing Against Dirty Diplomacy (SADD) Act to block U.S. financing of fossil fuel projects abroad, in conjunction with the House Financial Services Committee's vote to reauthorize the United States Export-Import Bank.
DETROIT – Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib released the following statement following the passing of Congressman John Conyers Jr.:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) release the following statement regarding the House of Representatives formally moving forward with impeachment proceedings of President Trump: