Representative Alberta Tinsley-Talabi attended the conference of the National Foundation for Women Legislators. As the state director for Michigan, Rep. Talabi presented a review of Michigan legislative events noting such things as the passage of the Detroit Bankruptcy Grand Bargain and earlier passage of expanded Medicare services. During the presentation, the NFWL awarded Representative Talabi’s nominee, Wayne County Commissioner Jewel Ware, with a “2014 — Outstanding Female Legislator” award.