Rashida Tlaib (born July 24, 1976) is an American Attorney and Politician from Detroit (USA). In fact, she has served in the Michigan House of Representatives from Democratic Party. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar have made history last night.
Both of them are first women to entry in the US Congress. Ms. Tlaib has won the 13th Michigan Congressional district. On the other hand, she has defeated Sam Johnson (WCP) and Ella Wilcoxon (GRE).
Ilhan wins Minnesota 5th Congressional District. Furthermore, she has faced tough competition from Republican Jennifer Zielinski. She congratulated Rashida through an inspiring Twitter post.
Earlier, she has served in Michigan House of Representatives since 2009. During her tenure, she opened health clinics, school education and raised the need for meals on wheels program.
At that time, she is the first woman to get into the mainstream of American politics. However, she opposed US President Donald Trump due to his racist views. She kicked out of the luncheon in Detroit during the presidential campaign of 2016.
After her win in August 2018, she focused on the harsh treatments done to the immigrants. She strongly opposes racial discrimination.
Profile, Family & Early Life
This Politician was born on the 24th of July 1976 in Detroit, Michigan (USA). Now, Rashida Tlaib’s age is 42 years old in 2018. Her father is from Beit Hanina. In fact, Rashida’s mother hails from Beit Ur-El Foka, Ramallah.
She is of Palestinian descent. Furthermore, she is eldest among her fourteen siblings. Ms. Tlaib completed her schooling from Harms Bennett Elementary and Phoenix Academy. Later on, she has gone to Southwestern High School. Rashida received her BA (Political Science) degree from Wayne State University.
Then, she did her JD from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. In 1998, she married to Fayez Tlaib and they have two children Adam Tlaib and Yousif Tlaib. However, Fayez and his wife filed a divorce in 2015. Presently, she is a single mother working hard for her children.
|Full Birth Name||Rashida Tlaib.|
|Profession||Attorney & Politician.|
|Age (As of 2018)||Forty-two (42) years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||24th of July 1976.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Detroit, Michigan, USA.|
|Current Residence||Detroit, Michigan (USA).|
|Famous for||1. Won 13th Michigan Congress District in 2018.
2. First woman to be in US Congress.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 4".
Centimeters: 163 cm.
Meters: 1.63 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 55 Kg.
Pounds: 121 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-28-34.|
|Shoe Size (US)||7.|
|Parents||Father: Name not found.
Mother: Will Update.
|Siblings||Brother: Name Not Known.
Sister: Will Update Soon.
|Famous Relatives||Not Known.|
|Husband & Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not Known.|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Fayez Tlaib.|
|Son||Adam Tlaib & Yousif Tlaib.|
|Highest Qualification||1. Graduate in Political Science from Wayne State University.
2. JD from Thomas M. Cooley Law School.
|School||1. Harms Bennett Elementary.
2. Phoenix Academy.
3. Southwestern High School.
|College/ University||1. Wayne State University.
2. Thomas M. Cooley Law School.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Robert Downey,
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
|Dream Holiday Destination||New Zealand & Paris.|
|Love to do||Shopping, and Traveling.|
|Favorite Food||Salad & Pizza.|
|Net Asset (approx.)||$800,000 US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Not Known.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Rashida Tlaib
- Rashida is a Campaign spokesperson.
- In fact, she is the member in the left wing of the Democratic Socialist of America.
- Her political career started in 2004.
- Furthermore, she did an internship with Steve Tobocman state representative.
- She worked for the rights of illegal immigrants and abolished I.C.E.
- However, the 42-year-old is against the US military aid given to Israel.
- On the other hand, she supports one-state solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.