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John Conyers, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
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March 25, 2014 Conyers Welcomes Obama Administration's Steps Toward Surveillance Reform
Feb. 25, 2014 Conyers Praises President Obama's Establishment of a Detroit Manufacturing Innovation Institute
Dec. 17, 2013 After Federal Ruling, Conyers Renews Calls for Legislative Hearings on Surveillance Reform
Oct. 29, 2013 Sensenbrenner & Conyers Introduce Bipartisan Legislation Curbing Government Surveillance
Sept. 17, 2013 Goodlatte, Conyers, Coble, Watt, Chaffetz Statement on NTIA Petition to FCC
Aug. 21, 2013 Conyers, Nadler, and Scott Call for Immediate Congressional Action to Curb Privacy Abuses
Aug. 9, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder, U.S. Department of Justice - DEA Surveillance Allegations
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
June 25, 2013 Introduction of the Nurse and Health Care Worker Protection Act of 2013
June 18, 2013 McGovern Cosponsors Amash, Conyers LIBERT-E Act
June 17, 2013 The "Limiting Internet and Blanket Electronic Review of Telecommunications and Email (LIBERT-E) Act"
April 17, 2013 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
March 29, 2013 Letter to Julius Genachowski Chairman U.S. Federal Communications Commission - Canadian and Mexican Broadcaster Frequencies
Dec. 18, 2012 Patent Overhaul Technical Corrections
Aug. 7, 2012 Letter to Akram Atallah, Interim CEO and President Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
Aug. 2, 2012 Nadler, Conyers Propose Critical Reforms to Cloud Computing Privacy Laws
Dec. 15, 2011 SOPA Has Strong Support
Dec. 6, 2011 Online Consent for Sharing Video Service Use
Dec. 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Julius Genachowski, Federal Communications Commission
Dec. 1, 2011 Wireless Tax Fairness Act of 2011
Nov. 16, 2011 Conyers: The Stop Online Piracy Act Protects American Jobs and Prevents Theft
Oct. 26, 2011 Section 37 of the America Invents Act
Oct. 18, 2011 Conyers Lauds Two Day Event for Small Business Owners Offering Free Websites
Aug. 31, 2011 Conyers Lauds DOJ's Decision to Block AT&T/T-Mobile Deal
Aug. 23, 2011 Letter to Attorney General Holder and Chairman Genachowski
June 23, 2011 America Invents Act
April 4, 2011 Senate, House Judiciary Committee Leaders Focus On Fighting Online Infringement
March 17, 2011 Prohibiting Federal Funding on National Public Radio
July 29, 2010 United States Patent and Trademark Office Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010
June 17, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Julius Genachowski, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission
June 8, 2010 Conyers Encourages Constituents to Use New Media
May 12, 2010 Satellite Televison and Extension and Localism Act
Dec. 15, 2009 Phone Act Of 2009
Oct. 20, 2009 The FISA Amendments Act Of 2009 Section-By-Section
Sept. 15, 2009 Introduction Of Satellite Home Viewer Update And Reauthorization Act (SHVURA)
May 14, 2009 Conyers Makes Statement Regarding The Performance Rights Act (H.R. 848)
March 3, 2009 Press Conference with Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT), Chairman, and Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Ranking Member, Senate Judiciary Committee; and Rep. John Conyers (D-MI), Chairman, and Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX), Ranking Member, House Judiciary Committee
Sept. 10, 2008 Introduction of the Fair Copy Right in Research Works Act of 2008
April 10, 2008 Conyers and Smith: Yahoo! Talks Call for More Study of Internet Competition and Advertising
March 25, 2008 Conyers: Justice Merger Decision Not Surprising
Jan. 24, 2008 Conyers Responds to WH Granting Committee Access to Wiretapping Documents
Dec. 20, 2007 Conyers: AG Mukasey Must Answer Congress about New Hampshire Phone Jamming
Dec. 17, 2007 Conyers Asks FCC to Delay Vote on Media Ownership
Nov. 27, 2007 Congressman John Conyers, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, today issued the following statement on the decision by the FCC to decline the...
Oct. 30, 2007 Small Business Contracting Program Improvements Act
Oct. 16, 2007 House Passes Internet Tax Moratorium Extension Bill House Passes Internet Tax Moratorium Extension Bill
Oct. 9, 2007 The Introduction of the Restore Act
Sept. 27, 2007 Introduction of the Internet Tax Freedom Act Amendments Act of 2007
July 30, 2007 Conyers Requests Details on "Massive Electronic Databases" Reportedly at Center of NSA Controversy
June 14, 2007 Chairman Conyers Supports Federal Shield Law
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