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  |Project = SLP
  |Name = Alberta Tinsley Talabi
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  |Name = Alberta Tinsley-Talabi
 
  |Profile picture = Roberta Tinsley-Talabi.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = Roberta Tinsley-Talabi.jpg
  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 2
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  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives, District 2
  |Status = Incumbent
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  |Status = Incumbent | votespotter=yes
  |Tenure = January 1, 2011-Present
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  |Tenure = January 1, 2011 - present
 
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 1, 2013]]
 
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 1, 2013]]
 
  |Assumed office = 2011
 
  |Assumed office = 2011
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  |Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
  |Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Pension  =  
  |Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014|November 4, 2014]]
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
  |First elected =  
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  |First elected = 2010
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
  |Next election = November 4, 2014
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  |Next election =  
 
  |Prior office = Wayne County Commissioner
 
  |Prior office = Wayne County Commissioner
 
  |Prior office years = 1987-1990
 
  |Prior office years = 1987-1990
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  |High school = Scripps, Foch and Southeastern High School  
 
  |High school = Scripps, Foch and Southeastern High School  
 
  |Associate's =  
 
  |Associate's =  
  |Bachelor's = Eastern Michigan University (1976)
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  |Bachelor's = Eastern Michigan University, 1976
 
  |Master's =  
 
  |Master's =  
 
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  |Campaign website =  
 
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  |Personal website = http://www.facebook.com/StateRepAlbertaTinsleyTalabi
 
  |Personal website = http://www.facebook.com/StateRepAlbertaTinsleyTalabi
}}{{tnr}}'''Alberta Tinsley Talabi''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 2 since 2013Previously, she represented District 3 from 2011 until 2013.  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Alberta Tinsley-Talabi''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing [[Michigan House of Representatives District 2|District 2]]She was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
  
==Biography==
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Tinsley-Talabi served on the Detroit City Council from 1993 to 2009, and as a Wayne County Commissioner from 1987 to 1990.<ref name=vs>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=75761 ''Project Vote Smart'', "Alberta Tinsley Talabi Biography," accessed August 2, 2012]</ref>
Talabi grew in the Eastside of Detroit with her large family of eight brothers and sisters. After graduating from Scripps, Foch and Southeastern High School, she went onto pursue a dual major in social work and criminal justice at Eastern Michigan University. Talabi received her bachelor's of science degree in 1976.<ref>[http://003.housedems.com/biography ''Michigan House Democrats,'' "Rep. Alberta Tinsley-Talabi's Bio," accessed August 2, 2012]</ref>
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She served as a Detroit City Council member from 1993-2009 and as the Wayne County Commissioner from 1987-1990. She is the founder of Mack Alive, the Coalition Against Billboard Advertising of Alcohol and Tobacco, and the Partnership for a Drug Free Detroit.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=75761 ''Project Vote Smart,'' "Alberta Tinsley Talabi Biography," accessed August 2, 2012]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Tinsley-Talabi earned her B.S. in Social Work and Criminal Justice from Eastern Michigan University in 1976.<ref>[http://003.housedems.com/biography ''Michigan House Democrats,'' "Rep. Alberta Tinsley-Talabi's Bio," accessed August 2, 2012]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Talabi served on these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Talabi served on the following committees:
  
 
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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A questionnaire distributed by the [http://www.vote411.org/home.php League of Women Voters] ''([[dead link]])'' asked the candidates to provide information about their legislative priorities and proposed actions regarding those priorities. Tinsley-Talabi gave the following responses:
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*'''Job Growth and Employment Opportunities'''
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"I will propose the state spending priorities focus on those activities that generate "real" jobs with particular consideration given to economically distressed areas."<ref name=themes>[http://onyourballot.vote411.org/candidate-detail.do?id=10444529 ''Vote411-On Your Ballot,'' "Michigan House District 002 Candidate Detail," accessed August 2, 2012] ''([[dead link]])'' </ref>
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*'''Preventing Mortgage Foreclosures'''
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"I will propose that OFIR establish criteria for financial institutions to grant families with underwater loans new mortgages at current market value."<ref name=themes/>
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*'''Quality Public Education'''
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"I will support higher state funding for K-12 School Aid Fund and improved teacher continuing education and technical support funding."<ref name=themes/>
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===Voting record details===
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*List of all of Alberta Tinsley-Talabi’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Results=50&CVN=10000&AP=False&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2010&EndDate=2%2F8%2F2013&EntityID=27297&Keywords=&op=Search roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments] from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/Search.aspx "advanced search"] to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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{{MI HD2 2014}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Talabi won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 2. She defeated District 1 incumbent [[Tim Bledsoe]] and [[Anthony Zander]] in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated [[Daniel Corrigan Grano]] (R) and [[Hans Christopher Barbe]] (G) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/12GEN/08.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'' "General Election Results" Accessed November 7, 2012]</ref>
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Tinsley-Talabi won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 2. She defeated District 1 incumbent [[Tim Bledsoe]] and [[Anthony Zander]] in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated [[Daniel Corrigan Grano]] (R) and [[Hans Christopher Barbe]] (G) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/12GEN/08.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'', "General Election Results," accessed November 7, 2012]</ref>
  
 
{{Election box 2012
 
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|party2 = Republican
 
|party2 = Republican
 
|party3 = Green
 
|party3 = Green
|winner1 = Alberta Tinsley Talabi
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|winner1 = Alberta Tinsley-Talabi
 
|Inc1 = Y
 
|Inc1 = Y
 
|candidate2 = Daniel Grano
 
|candidate2 = Daniel Grano
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|votes3 = 938
 
|votes3 = 938
 
}}
 
}}
 
 
 
{{Primary election box 2012
 
{{Primary election box 2012
 
|Chamber=Michigan House of Representatives, District 2
 
|Chamber=Michigan House of Representatives, District 2
 
|party=Democratic
 
|party=Democratic
|winner1 = Alberta Tinsley Talabi
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|winner1 = Alberta Tinsley-Talabi
 
|Inc1 = Y
 
|Inc1 = Y
 
|candidate2 = Tim Bledsoe
 
|candidate2 = Tim Bledsoe
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|votes3 = 374
 
|votes3 = 374
 
}}
 
}}
 
===Campaign themes===
 
A questionnaire distributed by the [http://www.vote411.org/home.php League of Women Voters] asked the candidates to provide information about their legislative priorities and proposed actions regarding those priorities. Talabi gave the following response:
 
 
*'''Job Growth and Employment Opportunities'''
 
 
"I will propose the state spending priorities focus on those activities that generate "real" jobs with particular consideration given to economically distressed areas."<ref name=themes>[http://onyourballot.vote411.org/candidate-detail.do?id=10444529 ''Vote411-On Your Ballot,'' " Michigan House District 002 Candidate Detail," accessed August 2, 2012]</ref>
 
 
*'''Preventing Mortgage Foreclosures'''
 
 
"I will propose that OFIR establish criteria for financial institutions to grant families with underwater loans new mortgages at current market value."<ref name=themes/>
 
 
*'''Quality Public Education'''
 
 
"I will support higher state funding for K-12 School Aid Fund and improved teacher continuing education and technical support funding."<ref name=themes/>
 
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
Talabi won election to the District 3 Seat in 2010.  She defeated [[Carol Banks]], [[Kenneth Jackson]], Isaiah Lawson, [[Liscious Williams III]] and [[Kirk Young]]  in the August 3 Democratic primary. She defeated [[Daniel Lamar]] (R) and [[Fred Vitale]] (G) in the general election on [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
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Tinsley-Talabi won election to the District 3 seat in 2010.  She defeated [[Carol Banks]], [[Kenneth Jackson]], Isaiah Lawson, [[Liscious Williams III]] and [[Kirk Young]]  in the August 3 Democratic primary. She defeated [[Daniel Lamar]] (R) and [[Fred Vitale]] (G) in the general election on [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/10PRI/08.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'', "State Representative," accessed March 23, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/10GEN/08.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'', "State Representative," accessed March 23, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Alberta Tinsley Talabi (D)'''
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| align="right" | '''13,200'''
 
| align="right" | '''13,200'''
  
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===More voting record details===
 
*List of all of Alberta Tinsley Talabi’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Results=50&CVN=10000&AP=False&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2010&EndDate=2%2F8%2F2011&EntityID=27297&Keywords=&op=Search roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments] from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/Search.aspx "advanced search"] to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
 
  
 
==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
 
{{Comprehensive donor history
 
{{Comprehensive donor history
|Name=Talabi
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|Full name=Alberta Tinsley Talabi
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|Full name=Alberta Tinsley-Talabi
 
|year=2010
 
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|Editdate=June 1, 2013  
|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=143815 ''Follow the Money'', "Talabi, Alberta Tinsley." Retrieved June 1, 2013.]</ref>
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=143815 ''Follow the Money'', "Talabi, Alberta Tinsley," accessed June 1, 2013]</ref>
 
|party=Democratic
 
|party=Democratic
 
|totalraised2012=31600
 
|totalraised2012=31600
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
{{SLP donor box 2012
 
{{SLP donor box 2012
|name = Talabi
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|name = Tinsley-Talabi
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|full Name = Alberta Tinsley-Talabi
 
|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=139427
 
|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=139427
 
|office= Michigan House of Representatives
 
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
{{SLP donor box 2010
 
{{SLP donor box 2010
|name = Talabi
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|full Name = Alberta Tinsley Talabi
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|full Name = Alberta Tinsley-Talabi
 
|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125497
 
|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125497
 
|office= Michigan House of Representatives
 
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==Scorecards==
 
==Scorecards==
 
===Tea Party Scorecard===
 
===Tea Party Scorecard===
The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.<ref name="Tea3">[http://www.michiganvotes.org/VotingIndex.aspx?ID=736 ''Michigan Votes,'' "Tea Party Scorecard Jan 2011-Mar 2012," accessed June 22, 2012]</ref>
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The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.<ref name="Tea3">[http://www.michiganvotes.org/VotingIndex.aspx?ID=736 ''Michigan Votes'', "Tea Party Scorecard Jan 2011-Mar 2012," accessed June 22, 2012]</ref>
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====January 2011 - March 2012====
 
====January 2011 - March 2012====
'''Alberta Tinsley Talabi''' received a '''6%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
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'''Alberta Tinsley-Talabi''' received a '''6%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
  
==District==
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==Personal==
 
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Tinsley-Talabi is the founder of Mack Alive, the Coalition Against Billboard Advertising of Alcohol and Tobacco, and the Partnership for a Drug Free Detroit.
District 3 is located in [[Sunshinereview:Detroit, Michigan|Detroit]].
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==Campaign Contributions==
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[http://miboecfr.nicusa.com/cgi-bin/cfr/mi_com_res.cgi Contributions Report] from Michigan Secretary of State
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==Contact==
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Rep. Alberta Tinsley Talabi<br>
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S587 House Office Building<br>
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P.O. Box 30014<br>
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Lansing, MI 48909-7514<br>
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'''Phone:''' (517) 373-1776<br>
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:albertatalabi@house.mi.gov albertatalabi@house.mi.gov]
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term '''Alberta + Tinsley + Talabi + Michigan + Legislature'''
 
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Alberta+Tinsley+Talabi+Michigan+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Alberta Tinsley-Talabi News Feed}}
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==See also==
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*[[Michigan State Legislature]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[Michigan state legislative districts]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://003.housedems.com/biography Official Biography]
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*[http://003.housedems.com/ Office website]
*[http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Results=50&CVN=10000&AP=False&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2010&EndDate=2%2F8%2F2011&EntityID=27297&Keywords=&op=Search Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org]
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*[http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Results=50&CVN=10000&AP=False&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2010&EndDate=2%2F8%2F2013&EntityID=27297&Keywords=&op=Search Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org]
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*[http://openstates.org/mi/legislators/MIL000041/alberta-talabi/ Profile from Open States]
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* [http://vote-mi.org/Intro.aspx?State=MI&Id=MITinsleytalabiAlberta Profile from Vote-USA]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=75761 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=75761 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=75761 Project V ote Smart legislative profile]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=75761 Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.facebook.com/StateRepAlbertaTinsleyTalabi Talabi on Facebook]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/StateRepAlbertaTinsleyTalabi Campaign Facebook page]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125497 2010]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125497 2010]
 
*[http://mivote.org/mi-election-2012/ MiVote.org]  
 
*[http://mivote.org/mi-election-2012/ MiVote.org]  
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Alberta Tinsley-Talabi
Roberta Tinsley-Talabi.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives, District 2
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2011 - present
Term ends
January 1, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First elected2010
Term limits3 terms
Prior offices
Wayne County Commissioner
1987-1990
Detroit City Council
1993-2009
Education
High schoolScripps, Foch and Southeastern High School
Bachelor'sEastern Michigan University, 1976
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Alberta Tinsley-Talabi is a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 2. She was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Tinsley-Talabi served on the Detroit City Council from 1993 to 2009, and as a Wayne County Commissioner from 1987 to 1990.[1]

Biography

Tinsley-Talabi earned her B.S. in Social Work and Criminal Justice from Eastern Michigan University in 1976.[2]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Talabi served on the following committees:

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Financial Liability Reform
Local Government

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Talabi served on the following committees:

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

A questionnaire distributed by the League of Women Voters (dead link) asked the candidates to provide information about their legislative priorities and proposed actions regarding those priorities. Tinsley-Talabi gave the following responses:

  • Job Growth and Employment Opportunities

"I will propose the state spending priorities focus on those activities that generate "real" jobs with particular consideration given to economically distressed areas."[3]

  • Preventing Mortgage Foreclosures

"I will propose that OFIR establish criteria for financial institutions to grant families with underwater loans new mortgages at current market value."[3]

  • Quality Public Education

"I will support higher state funding for K-12 School Aid Fund and improved teacher continuing education and technical support funding."[3]

Voting record details

Elections

2014

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Michigan House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 22, 2014. Incumbent Alberta Tinsley-Talabi defeated Andrew Casazza and Bill Miller in the Democratic primary. Daniel Lamar was unopposed in the Republican primary. Tinsley-Talabi defeated Lamar in the general election. Danetta Simpson ran as an independent candidate but was disqualified before the general election.[4][5][6][7]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 2 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAlberta Tinsley-Talabi Incumbent 69.4% 17,369
     Republican Daniel Lamar 30.6% 7,664
Total Votes 25,033
Michigan House of Representatives, District 2 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAlberta Tinsley-Talabi Incumbent 64.6% 5,413
Andrew Casazza 27.6% 2,315
Bill Miller 7.8% 654
Total Votes 8,382

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Tinsley-Talabi won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 2. She defeated District 1 incumbent Tim Bledsoe and Anthony Zander in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Daniel Corrigan Grano (R) and Hans Christopher Barbe (G) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[8]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 2, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAlberta Tinsley-Talabi Incumbent 71.8% 28,990
     Republican Daniel Grano 25.9% 10,459
     Green Hans Barbe 2.3% 938
Total Votes 40,387
Michigan House of Representatives, District 2 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAlberta Tinsley-Talabi Incumbent 51% 5,272
Tim Bledsoe Incumbent 45.4% 4,699
Anthony Zander 3.6% 374
Total Votes 10,345

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Tinsley-Talabi won election to the District 3 seat in 2010. She defeated Carol Banks, Kenneth Jackson, Isaiah Lawson, Liscious Williams III and Kirk Young in the August 3 Democratic primary. She defeated Daniel Lamar (R) and Fred Vitale (G) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[9][10]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 3 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Alberta Tinsley-Talabi (D) 13,200
Daniel Lamar (R) 522
Fred Vitale (G) 322

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Tinsley-Talabi is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Tinsley-Talabi raised a total of $47,015 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.[11]

Alberta Tinsley-Talabi's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 2 Won $31,600
2010 Michigan State House, District 3 Won $15,415
Grand Total Raised $47,015

2012

Tinsley-Talabi won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Tinsley-Talabi raised a total of $31,600.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Alberta Tinsley-Talabi's campaign in 2012
DTE Energy$2,750
Michigan Farm Bureau$2,500
Michigan Education Association$2,000
American Council Of Engineering Companies Michigan$1,000
Ayar, Tom$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$31,600
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Tinsley-Talabi won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Tinsley-Talabi raised a total of $15,415.

Scorecards

Tea Party Scorecard

The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.[12]

January 2011 - March 2012

Alberta Tinsley-Talabi received a 6% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[12]

Personal

Tinsley-Talabi is the founder of Mack Alive, the Coalition Against Billboard Advertising of Alcohol and Tobacco, and the Partnership for a Drug Free Detroit.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term Alberta + Tinsley + Talabi + Michigan + Legislature

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

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See also

External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Lisa Howze (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 2
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Bettie Scott (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 3
2011–2013
Succeeded by
John Olumba (D)