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Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence

Representing the 14th District of Michigan

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November 11, 2015 In The News

Southfield – The city celebrated Veterans Day a day early — just in time to wish the U.S. Marine Corps a happy birthday.

The city’s annual commemoration fell on the 240th anniversary of the Marines’ founding on Nov. 10, 1775, in the early months of the Revolutionary War.

November 5, 2015 In The News

The Women’s Alliance of Oakland County is hosting a training program next week designed to help women excel in the professional world.

Business Protocols for Success will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 13 at the Auburn Hills Marriott Centerpoint, located at 3600 Centerpoint Parkway in Pontiac.

November 2, 2015 In The News

Detroit – Yes it is Halloween but that’s not why two members of Congress were dressed in hospital scrubs today.

Their goal was a lot more important than fetching candy.

Rep. Brenda Lawrence, D-Mich, and Rep. French Hill, R-Ark., toured DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital to promote skilled trades.

October 21, 2015 In The News

- The temperatures are beginning to drop, which means it's that time again to start prepping our homes and communities for the fall and winter seasons.

October 13, 2015 In The News

In the wake of two more deadly college campus shootings Friday, Rep. Brenda Lawrence (MI-14) has proposed the formation of the Congressional Black Caucus Task Force to End Gun Violence.

October 7, 2015 In The News

Lawmakers are concerned that financial institutions are rushing a transition to microchip-enabled credit cards, hurting businesses and consumers in the process.

The House Small Businesses Committee on Wednesday heard from financial institutions about how a switch to chip-enabled, or EMV, cards is affecting retailers.

October 7, 2015 In The News
September 29, 2015 In The News

Republicans didn't go easy on Planned Parenthood's president during a highly contentious hearing over the future of federal funding for the women's-health organization.

September 29, 2015 In The News

House Republicans subjected Cecile Richards to questions about her salary and her honesty but she defended her organization’s role in women’s healthcaThey attacked her leadership, accused her of lying and questioned the size of her salary.