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May 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— On Friday, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) released the following statement following the House of Representatives’ passage of the fourth coronavirus response bill, the Heroes Act (H.R. 6800), which will now head to the Senate:   

 

May 15, 2020 Press Release

DETROIT—Yesterday, May 15, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13), along with fellow Michigan Congressmembers Debbie Dingell (MI-12), Dan Kildee (MI-05), Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), Andy Levin (MI-09), and Haley Stevens (MI-11), sent a letter to The Kroger Company, the largest US supermarket by revenue, calling on it to maintain the $2 per hour “Hero Pay” it previously instituted in

May 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) led a bicameral letter to Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell, with 45 of their colleagues, opposing the Fed’s expansion of the Main Street Lending Program to companies within the oil and gas industry.

May 13, 2020 Press Release

DETROIT—Since the COVID-19 crisis began, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) has fought to secure funding for hospitals in and around her hard-hit district—and today she announced her efforts helped result in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) awarding several of them millions of dollars in federal COVID-19 aid.

May 13, 2020 Press Release

DETROIT – Today, Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) and Debbie Dingell (MI-12) wrote to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Labor for Occupational Safety and Health, Loren Sweatt, requesting that OSHA conduct an immediate investigation into workplace safety in Amazon facilities nationwide and issue guidance to Amazon about policies it must implement to keep their workers safe d

May 12, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As the nation’s unemployment rate climbs to figures not seen since the Great Depression—and following more than 20 million people losing their jobs in April alone—U.S. Representative Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) led a bicameral letter to U.S.

May 6, 2020 Press Release

DETROIT, MI (May 06, 2020) – Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Wheeler announced EPA’s selection of Downriver Community Conference ($600,000), Jackson County ($300,000), Macomb County ($300,000), and Oakland County ($600,000) for Brownfields grants totaling $1.8 million.

May 1, 2020 Press Release

Detroit, MI- Today, Representatives Rashida Tlaib (MI-13), Brenda L. Lawrence (MI-14), and Andy Levin (MI-09) sent a letter to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar requesting information on the department’s plan for increasing testing capabilities across the United States.

May 1, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In March, Committee Democrats led by Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of the House Committee on Financial Services, released the Financial Protections and Assistance for America’s Consumers, States, Businesses, and Vulnerable Populations Act (H.R.

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