Rashida Tlaib aka Rashida Harbi Tlaib is an American politician and lawyer, since 2019 she’s been serving as the U.S. Representative for Michigan’s 13th congressional district. Rashida is the single mother of two sons, Adam and Yousif. Previously, she was married to Fayez Tlaib.
How Rich is Rashida Tlaib?
Rashida Tlaib Net Worth
$800k to $1 Million USD
Rashida Tlaib was born to Palestinian immigrant parents, she is the eldest of 14 children. Her father worked on an assembly line in a Ford Motor Company plant, talking about her education she attended elementary school, Bennett Elementary, and Phoenix Academy. Later, she graduated from Southwestern High School in 1994 and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Wayne State University. Then in 2004, she earned Juris Doctor at Thomas M. Cooley Law School and then received her Michigan bar in 2007. In 2004, she worked as an intern with State Representative Steve Tobocman and she was hired again by State Representative Steve after becoming Majority Floor Leader in 2007. In 2008, Rashida ran for Tobocman’s seat and won with a majority vote. Then, in 2010 she won the general election with 92% vote against Republican challenger Darrin Daigle. Also, she won the 2012 reelection again. Following next, Rashida worked at Sugar Law Center, a Detroit nonprofit that provides free legal representation for workers. In 2018, she ran for the 13th congressional district and finished second to Detroit City Council President Brenda Jones. Additionally, she defeated Jones and Wild in the 2018 general election and became the first Palestinian-American and second Muslim woman to be elected to Congress. Later, she won the 2020 Democratic primary with a 66% vote. Besides, Rashida is a member of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA). For her work, she earned several awards including the Role Model award from Alternatives for Girls, the Women of Wayne Headliners award, the United Community Housing Coalition’s Maryann Mahaffey Award, Zeta Phi Beta’s Woman of the Year award, and also named as the Hero of the Year award by Immigrants’ List. On Linkedin, she describer herself as “As a resident of Detroit and a product of Detroit Public Schools, she is committed to working to create a safer, cleaner, and stronger community for all of us. Representative Tlaib has distinguished herself with her tireless work ethic and visibility on a multitude of issues that affect her district.”
The estimated Net Worth of Rashida Tlaib is between $800k to $1 Million USD.
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