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Collins, Barbara-Rose, 1939-

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Personal name headingCollins, Barbara-Rose, 1939-
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Associated countryUnited States
Birth date19390413
Place of birthDetroit (Mich.)
AffiliationWayne State University Michigan. Legislature. House of Representatives Detroit Empowerment Zone Coordinating Council
Profession or occupationLegislators Public officers
Found inU.S. Cong. House. Comm. on Standards of Official Conduct. In the matter of Representative Barbara-Rose Collins, 1997: t.p. (Barbara-Rose Collins) p. 51 (Washington office and Detroit district office)
Cong. dir., 1995-1996: p. 140 (Barbara-Rose Collins; Detroit, MI; b. Apr. 13, 1939)
Black Women in America, Second Edition, accessed December 26, 2014, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Collins, Barbara-Rose; U.S. Representative; born 13 April 1939 in Detroit, Michigan, United States; completed Wayne State University; elected to the Michigan House of Representatives (1974); reelected to Michigan's Thirteenth Congressional District in the House of Representatives (1991); majority whip-at-large for both the 103rd and 104th Congress ; served on the Public Works and Transportation Committee, the Government Operations Committee, the Consumer and Monetary Affairs Subcommittee, the Employment, Housing, and Aviation Subcommittee; developed the Detroit Empowerment Zone and the Ambassador Bridge Project, helped reestablish an Amtrak terminal, created the Caucus for Family, Youth, and Children)