John Conyers

OPINION: Rashida Tlaib Is Not Fit For Congress

4:38 PM 09/18/2018<p>Future Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib, who recently won the primary race in Michigan to replace disgraced Rep. John Conyers and …

Rashida Tlaib

Something Old, Something New, Someone Appointed, Neither Blue

Republicans Jon Kyl and Troy Balderson sworn in on Tuesday<p>Congress grew by two Republicans on Wednesday when Jon Kyl was sworn on the Senate side and …

Politics

WATCH: Aretha Franklin's Funeral Service: A Final Good-Bye To The Queen

Today, we lay to rest the daughter of Detroit, Motown and the soul of the world. Watch the immaculate, final good-bye to the Queen of Soul, <b>Aretha</b> …

Aretha Franklin

The Congressional Black Caucus Should Cut Its Ties to Louis Farrakhan

The anti-Semitism of the Nation of Islam leader has no place in America’s civil society.<p>In January, photojournalist Askia Muhammad released a …

Politics

Three Antiwar Congress Members

- Advertisement -<p>Rashida Tlaib has nothing about war or peace on her website. And she's going to be elected to the seat held by Congressman John …

Liberal View

Brenda Jones May Be Able To Serve On Detroit City Council, In Congress

<b>DETROIT (AP)</b> — The Detroit councilwoman elected to serve just two months in Congress to finish former Rep. John Conyers’ term may not have to leave …

City Politics

ICYMI: Michigan's Schools Ranked; Key Races From The Election

The must-see stories of the week, in case you missed it.<p>MICHIGAN — Looking for a recap of this week's news? The big story of the week was Michigan's …

John Conyers

Michigan US House Seat Deals With Quirky Double Election

<b>DETROIT (AP)</b> — A U.S. House district representing Detroit and some surrounding cities has made some major news: First came last year, when longtime …

City Politics

Democratic Socialist Rashida Tlaib Poised to Become First Palestinian-American Congresswoman

Rashida Tlaib<br>(Image by Rashida for Congress) Permission Details DMCA<p>RT @EVRYBODYvsTRUMP: Rashida Tlaib is on track to becoming the first Muslim woman …

Rashida Tlaib

A candidate who was kicked out of a lunch for heckling Trump is set to become the first Muslim Congresswoman

An unapologetic progressive who was once kicked out of a luncheon for heckling Donald Trump is set to become first Muslim woman elected to Congress.<p>The candidate, Rashida Tlaib, defeated five Democratic contenders in a crowded primary for Michigan’s 13th Congressional District, which includes part …

Donald Trump

Palestinian Congressional Candidate Has Made A Litany of Anti-Israel Statements

A Palestinian congressional candidate is being celebrated as the presumptive first Muslim woman to be elected to Congress. She also has a lengthy …

Israel

Majority Of Ocasio-Cortez-Endorsed Candidates Lost Tuesday Races

Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez failed her first major test on how much influence she has in pushing progressive Democrat's far-left agenda as the …

U.S. Politics

Rashida Tlaib: Dems Need Whole Ocean, Not Just a 'Blue Wave'

Rashida Tlaib, who is poised to become the first Muslim woman elected to Congress, said Thursday that Democrats need to push for more than a "blue …

Conservative View

Rashida Tlaib wins John Conyers’ seat, likely to become first Muslim woman to join Congress

DETROIT — Former Michigan state Rep. Rashida Tlaib has won the Democratic nomination to run unopposed for the House seat long held by former Rep. …

Politics

Rashida Tlaib, With Primary Win, Is Poised to Become First Muslim Woman in Congress

DETROIT — By the time Rashida Tlaib was finished, not a dry eye remained in the room.<p>“I want people across the country to know that you don’t need to sell out,” Ms. Tlaib said early Wednesday morning. “You don’t have to change who you are to run for office — and that is what this country is …

News (U.S.)

Rashida Tlaib set to become first Muslim woman elected to US Congress

Former Michigan state lawmaker Rashida Tlaib is set to become the first Muslim woman elected to Congress after winning the Democratic primary on Tuesday for a House seat in the state.<p>Tlaib will run unopposed in the general election in November, with no Republicans on the ballot in the …

Rashida Tlaib

Tlaib wins Conyers' seat; Congress to get 1st Muslim woman

DETROIT (AP) — Former Michigan state Rep. Rashida Tlaib has won the Democratic nomination to run unopposed for the House seat long held by former Rep. John Conyers, setting her up to become the first Muslim woman elected to Congress.<p>No Republicans or third-party candidates ran in Tuesday's District …

Politics

Rashida Tlaib Wins Democratic Primary For Congress In Michigan

She’s all but guaranteed to win in November, and could become one of America’s first Muslim congresswomen.<p>Former Michigan state legislator Rashida Tlaib won the Democratic primary on Tuesday for a U.S. House seat in the state’s 13th Congressional District.<p>She beat out five other Democratic …

Rashida Tlaib

Michigan's Rashida Tlaib to become first Muslim woman to join U.S. Congress

Former Michigan state Rep. Rashida Tlaib has won the Democratic nomination to run unopposed for the House seat long held by former Rep. John Conyers, …

Rashida Tlaib

First Muslim Woman in US Congress: Rashida Tlaib Poised For Historic Victory

Rashida Tlaib, a former state Representative, has won a crowded battle to replace former US Representative John Conyers Jr. in the Michigan's 13th …

India News

Michigan just effectively elected the first Muslim woman to Congress, Rashida Tlaib

Democrats in Michigan's 13th congressional district picked former state Rep. Rashida Tlaib in Tuesday's Democratic primary, and since there is no …

Rashida Tlaib

Live Michigan primary election results: House, Senate and governor’s races

Voters in Michigan Tuesday will nominate a Republican Senate candidate to take on incumbent Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow in the fall. The state …

Politics

Tuesday’s Campaign Round-Up, 8.7.18

Today’s installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.<p>* In addition to the congressional special election in Ohio’s 12th …

Government

Michigan’s 13th district is depriving its people of a voting representative

It is a darned shame that Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) chose to deprive 700,000 people in Michigan’s 13th Congressional District of a voting House member for nearly a year, until after November’s election [“In race to replace Conyers, fury over his downfall,” front page Aug. 5 ]. It’s sad that a …

Opinion

First Muslim woman poised to join Congress

WESTERVILLE, Ohio — Former Michigan state lawmaker Rashida Tlaib has won the Democratic nomination to run unopposed for a House seat, setting her up …

Chicago

Rashida Tlaib: 1st Muslim Woman Poised to Join US Congress

Former Michigan state lawmaker Rashida Tlaib, who is of Palestinian Origin, has won the Democratic nomination to run unopposed for a House seat, …

Rashida Tlaib

First Muslim Woman Set To Join Congress

<b>WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) —</b> Former Michigan state lawmkaer Rashida Tlaib has won the Democratic nomination to run unopposed for a House seat, setting …

Sexual Harassment

U.S. Congress to get first Muslim woman as Tlaib wins nomination

Former Michigan state Rep. Rashida Tlaib has won the Democratic nomination to run unopposed for the House seat long held by former Rep. John Conyers, setting her up to become the first Muslim woman elected to Congress.<p>No Republicans or third-party candidates ran in Tuesday’s District 13 primary …

World News

Michigan set to send first Muslim woman to Congress

Former Michigan state Rep. Rashida Tlaib won the Democratic nomination for Michigan's 13th Congressional District, paving the way for her to become …

Democratic Primaries

1st Muslim woman poised to join U.S. Congress (10 things to know for Wednesday) | NOLA.com

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:<p>Two high-stakes elections -- one for a House …

Rashida Tlaib