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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib 16h
The Trump Administration continues with inhumane, dangerous immigration policies. Now they want to send asylum seekers to El Salvador, creating a potentially dangerous situation for them. This is not how we should be treating those coming to the U.S.!
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib 18h
This week I joined striking auto workers at GM in Romulus and Detroit. Yesterday, I went to the House floor to ask my colleagues and folks across the country to stand with those workers asking for fair wages and quality benefits.
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib 19h
In the first six months of 2019, more than 3,400 prescription drugs raised their prices. What’s the use of lifesaving medication if the people who need it can’t afford it? It’s time for Congress to take action to !
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 19
Replying to @RepRashida
Read the full versions of these letters here: and here: .
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 19
Michigan has the most sites in the country. Couldn't be prouder to fight alongside my colleagues in the MI delegation and to protect our communities by holding corporate polluters accountable.
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 19
It’s been 30+ hours since the President tweeted yet another lie about Rep. : . The original post is down, but his isn't. What's doing to prevent this type of activity that continues to put the lives of members of Congress & others in danger?
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 19
Sending the deepest condolences and prayers to and his family. The indelible mark Dr. Emily Clyburn left on this world is one that will inspire me—and Americans across this country—for years to come.
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 18
It's important that we bring Congress to our communities to ensure we're hearing directly from residents. Thank you to those who shared their stories and solutions for us to take action. I won't back down in the fight for clean air and water.
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 18
Here's what we heard from community members, experts, and advocates on Monday: . We must do everything we can to ensure every person has clean, safe drinking water and that we protect the bodies of water we depend on.
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 18
READ: This is very much becoming a pattern for the refinery and I know my residents are increasingly feeling very much that we need to do more to hold accountable. More via below:
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 18
Replying to @RepRashida
Read my full statement urging GM to do the right thing:
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 18
We are now on day three of auto workers striking . I continue to stand in solidarity with the workers striking for fair wages, quality benefits, and job security. They helped GM stay afloat, now the company needs to be there for them.
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 17
Thank you to everyone who made yesterday’s hearing a reality & those who joined us in , especially . We stand committed to keeping the conversation around going & taking action. Our health & future depend on it!
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Oversight Committee Sep 16
Replying to @RepRashida
“Growing up, I thought the smell of industrial pollution was just how air smelled. Entire generations grow up in sacrifice zones, where our air and water is polluted by wealthy corporations for profit and we are expected to accept that.” - on
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 16
🚨HAPPENING NOW🚨: We're bringing Congress to ! Tune in to watch our hearing on environmental justice issues in Michigan here:
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 13
Replying to @RepRashida
Read my full statement here:
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 13
Replying to @RepRashida
I urge the Indian government to accept responsibility for the human rights violations being carried out, hold the responsible parties accountable, and lift the comms blockade and all curfew restrictions to shed light on what is happening in Jammu and Kashmir.
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 13
Replying to @RepRashida
And multiple reports indicate that over 3,000 people have been indefinitely detained without charges by the Indian government under the Public Safety Act, including children, lawyers, doctors, religious leaders, and opposition political leaders.
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 13
Replying to @RepRashida
The communication blockade doesn’t just mean people cannot get in touch with their families, it also means shortages of medicine and an inability to receive medical care.
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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib Sep 13
While I have deep respect for India and its important relationship with the US, I condemn the revocation of & , the imposed comms blockade, suppression of life-saving medical care, and reports of widespread human rights violations in and .
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