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

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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Date Title
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
Jan. 6, 2014 Conyers Welcomes President Obama's Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence
Dec. 3, 2013 Extension of Undetectable Firearms Act or 1988 for 10 Years
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder, U.S. Department of Justice - Request for DOJ to Collect More Data on "Stand Your Ground" Laws
Feb. 6, 2013 Bipartisan Support Grows Quickly for House Bill to Combat Gun Trafficking
June 28, 2012 Holder Contempt Vote A Partisan Distraction; House Should Focus on Job Creation Legislation
March 22, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder Jr., Attorney General - Investigation of Trayvon Martin Shooting
Nov. 17, 2011 H.R. 822, the National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act, Undermines State Gun Protections
Nov. 16, 2011 National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011
Oct. 26, 2011 Conyers Fights Dangerous Gun Legislation: Bill Would Override States' Efforts to Reduce Gun Violence
Sept. 13, 2011 Conyers: Concealed Gun Carry Should Not Be Allowed Across State Lines
Aug. 19, 2010 U.S. Representatives Convene Chicago Forum on Gun Show Loophole
May 20, 2009 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
Dec. 19, 2007 H. R. 2640
June 13, 2007 NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007
Sept. 25, 2006 Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives Modernization and Reform Act of 2006
Oct. 11, 2004 In Recognition of Admiral Thomas H. Moorer
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