Extra Extra: Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib

Maggie McGregor: I know you don’t have a lot of time, Denzel told me, so, I’m going she just get right down to the nitty-gritty: Rashida, what is your Starbucks order?

Rashida Tlaib: [Laughs] Oh! I really like flat blonde, it’s called flat white blonde.

MM: Oh, that sounds good.

RT: Yeah. And actually on days where I know it’s going to be long, I’ll do two shots and then that strawberry refresher with no lemonade. So, it depends on my mood that morning, but usually my first thing of go to is the blond white one, flat white blonde, blonde flat white I think it is. And I usually do a tall. But I can tell you when I’m all ready to go in there for some impeachment deposition thing [cheers from MM] I’m like give me two shots and then I always think you know bring down some strawberry refresher drink afterwards to get rid of the bitter taste. But it keeps me awake the rest of the day or energized.

MM: So, what Starbucks do you go to, in DC? Is there a specific one?

RT: Yeah I don’t want to tell you. [laughs from both of us] Is that okay? But it’s around the corner from where I am but it’s really cool because it’s near where kinda I