MIRS Biographical Profiles
Talabi, Alberta Tinsley (D)State Representative District 2
Rep. Talabi was first elected to the House in 2010. She served on the Detroit City Council from 1993 to 2009, where she finished 11th out of 18 candidates in the general election. She's also served on the Wayne County Commission.
Former Wayne County Commissioner and founder of a community revitalization center.
B.A. Social Work, Eastern Michigan University
LEAD STAFF PERSON:Roy Jones
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DNR invites public input on forest plans for Arenac, Clare, Gladwin, Isabella and Midland counties
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