Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s approach to governing as an unapologetic fighter and member of the “squad” has made her a target. Now, the Michigan Democrat is the squad’s most vulnerable member (July 23)
- We're going to congress!
Rashida Tlaib: The American people need to be brought first. We cannot not be paused in this.
There's all these young women, and it's beyond just the four of us. The squad is all of you, and I could you, you are all the squad. Trust me.
No waiting for others to save us. No more waiting for others to fix this mess. We are the only ones who can, so run for office. Vote, be in the room.
I am very much still not done. You know, I'm just getting started.
BRENDA JONES: The most important thing for this district is green, and that is green money, bringing home the money. So I feel good, and I feel very confident. And I'm ready to go and represent them. I'm ready to return to DC to give them the representation that they deserve to have in this district.
- And I hope you will win your election. Hands down.
- [INAUDIBLE], so I get worked up very easily sometimes.
RASHIDA TLAIB: Look, I'm working as hard as I can. I know we have to win for my people. And as long as they know it's not about me, it's about everything that we stand for. To me, it's not my name only on the ballot.
- My name's [? Stephanie. ?] I'm the state representative for house district six, which is--
- Rashida, Rashida, Rashida, Rashida, Rashida!