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John Conyers, Jr.'s Public Statements

Full Name: John Conyers, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (MI) - District 13, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1964
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 13
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Monica; 2 Children: John III, Carl
Birth Date: 05/16/1929
Birth Place: Detroit, MI
Home City: Detroit, MI
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Issue Position: Election Reform
Issue Position: Toxic Mold
Issue Position: Labor/Jobs
Issue Position: Civil Rights: Affirmative Action
Issue Position: Foreign Relations
Issue Position: Women's Issues
Issue Position: Tort Reform
Issue Position: Corporate Accountability
Issue Position: Riverview Trenton Railroad (RTRR)
Issue Position: Foreign Policy - Africa
Issue Position: Homeland Security/Terrorism
Issue Position: Reparations
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Mold
Issue Position: Labor Issues
Issue Position: Foreign Policy - Haiti
Issue Position: Universal Health Care
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Civil Liberties
Issue Position: Jazz
Issue Position: Education for All Americans
Issue Position: Voting Rights
Issue Position: NSA Warrantless Surveillance
July 7, 2014 Conyers Continues Campaign Against Water Shutoffs Veteran Congressman Stands in Solidarity with Detroit Water Brigade & Shutoff Victims
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
July 1, 2014 As House Republicans Block Immigration Reform, Conyers Backs President Obama's Strategy
June 30, 2014 Conyers & Cohen: "Supreme Court Ruling an Affront to Reproductive Rights, While Opening Door to Employer Discrimination"
June 26, 2014 Virginia Pilot - House Hearing on Border Crossing Rise Sparks Tensions
June 26, 2014 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Collateral Consequences
June 26, 2014 Letter to Sue McCormick, Director and Chief Executive Officer of Detroit Water and Sewerage Department - Detroit Water Shutoffs
June 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Detroit Water Shutoffs
June 26, 2014 Conyers & Cohen: "Supreme Court Reaffirms Centrality of Patient Safety When Accessing Healthcare Clinics"
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 26, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Department of Health & Human Services - Detroit Water Shutoffs
June 25, 2014 Congressional Homelessness Caucus Hosts Briefing On Violence Against the Homeless
June 25, 2014 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - An Administration Made Disaster: The South Texas Border Surge of Unaccompanied Alien Minors
June 25, 2014 Sen. Cardin, Rep. Conyers, CPC, CBC, CHC and CAPAC Leaders, Launch #MoreThanAProfile
June 25, 2014 Conyers: "Human Tragedy Along Southern Border Should Not Be a Partisan Issue"
June 24, 2014 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - The Proposed Merger of AT&T and DirecTV
June 24, 2014 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Trade Secrets: Promoting and Protecting American Innovation, Competitiveness and Market Access in Foreign Markets
June 23, 2014 Goodlatte, Conyers, Coble, Nadler Applaud Senate Agreement on Cell Phone Unlocking Bill
June 20, 2014 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Net Neutrality: Is Antitrust Law More Effective Than Regulation in Protecting Consumers and Innovation?
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 20, 2014 House Passes Conyers Amendment to Prevent Shoulder-Fired Anti-Aircraft Missiles to Syrian
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 20, 2014 After Failing to Renew Unemployment Insurance, Congress Is a Culprit in Foreclosure Crisis
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 19, 2014 Conyers Praises Affordable Care Act for Reducing Premiums in Michigan
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