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

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
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
March 14, 2014 Conyers Announces $16 Million in Improvement Grants for Michigan Schools
Feb. 27, 2014 Obama Administration Teaming Up with Businesses & Community Organizations to Improve Educational & Vocational Opportunities for Minority Youth
Oct. 16, 2013 Conyers Urges House Republicans to End the Government Shutdown and Protect Head Start Programs in Michigan
Aug. 6, 2013 Conyers Applauds $101,000 Grant Award to Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries
April 22, 2013 Letter to Honorable Jack Kingston, Chairman, and Honorable Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services - Technical Education Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Environmental Education Act Programs Funding
April 17, 2013 Letter to Chairman Aderholt and Ranking Member Farr, Subcommittee on Agriculture - Additional Funding for Child Nutrition Programs
April 12, 2013 Letter to The Honorable Seth D. Harris, Acting Secretary of Labor - Reduction of On Board Strength
March 14, 2013 H.R. 803, "The Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong Skills Act"
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 8, 2010 Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010
Dec. 1, 2010 Accrediation of the English Language
Aug. 10, 2010 Education Jobs and Medicaid Assistance Act
July 19, 2010 Supporting Title VI International Education Programs
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
July 15, 2009 Hearing of the House Committee on the Judiciary - Youth Prison Reduction Through Opportunities, Mentoring, Intervention, Support and Education Act or the Youth PROMISE Act
June 12, 2009 Conyers Testifies In Education And Labor Committee Hearing: Examining The Single Payer Health Care Option
June 10, 2009 Hearing of the Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions Subcommittee of the House Education and Labor Committee - Examining the Single Payer Health Care Option
April 2, 2009 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2010
July 29, 2008 Letter to Samuel Bodman, Secretary of the Department of Energy, Re: Locate Rare Isotope Beam Facility at MSU
Feb. 7, 2008 Passing H.R. 4137 Strengthens the Middle Class, Increases Access to Higher Education
Dec. 17, 2007 Correcting the Enrollment of H. R. 1593, Second Chance Act of 2007
Nov. 15, 2007 Veto Override of Labor-Health-Education Appropriations Bill : A Rejection of President Bush's Misguided Priorities
Nov. 7, 2007 Providing a Better Tomorrow for America's Children, Workers and Veterans
July 23, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
May 2, 2007 Conyers: Reauthorization of Head Start an Important Step Forward
March 20, 2007 Letter: To Dave Obey, Chairman, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; James Walsh, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor, H
April 25, 2006 H.R. 609 Fails America's Students
June 24, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
Sept. 28, 2004 Piracy Deterrence and Education Act of 2004
May 13, 2004 Expressing Sense of Congress That All Americans Observe the 50th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Jazz
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Civil Rights: Affirmative Action
Issue Position: Education for All Americans
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