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John Conyers, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

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
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Sam Johnson
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Horace Sheffield III
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Date Title
March 6, 2014 Top Democrats Call for End to House GOP's Abuse of Power, Demand Vote to Condemn Issa's Action
Oct. 9, 2012 Letter to Committee Chairmen
Sept. 11, 2012 Reporting Efficiency Improvement Act
June 28, 2012 Holder Contempt Vote A Partisan Distraction; House Should Focus on Job Creation Legislation
March 14, 2011 Introduction on the Bill: To Protect the Safety of Judges by Extending the Authority of the Judicial Conference to Redact Sensitive Information Contained in their Financial Disclosure Reports, and for Other Purposes
Jan. 6, 2011 Resolution to Cut Congress' Budget
Feb. 11, 2009 Dreier, Conyers Call for Direct Election of All U.S. Senators
Dec. 18, 2007 Introduction of Legislation to Codify Title 51 , U. S. Code
July 31, 2007 Honest Leadership and Open Government Act of 2007
May 24, 2007 Lobbying Transparency Act of 2007
May 24, 2007 Honest Leadership and Open Government Act of 2007
April 23, 2007 Conyers Statement on the passing of House Administration Chairwoman Juanita Millender McDonald
Jan. 24, 2007 Permitting Delegates and the Resident Commissioner to Cast Votes in the Committee of the Whole
May 23, 2006 Conyers Criticizes FBI Raid of Congressional Office
May 3, 2006 Lobbying Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006
March 16, 2006 Balanced Reporting
March 12, 2006 Senator Feingold Has Just Joined Me Calling for Censure
Dec. 13, 2005 Recognizing and Honoring an American Giant: Congressman John D. Dingell, Jr.
June 20, 2005 Tribute to Peter Rodino
June 16, 2005 Privileges of the House--Integrity of Proceedings of the House
May 3, 2005 Privileges of the House--Integrity of Processdings of the House
April 28, 2005 Announcement of Intention to Offer Resolution Raising Question of Privileges of the House
Sept. 29, 2004 Parliamentary Inquiry
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Appropriations
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