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

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
General Nov. 4, 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
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 20, 2014 House Passes Conyers Amendment to Prevent Shoulder-Fired Anti-Aircraft Missiles to Syrian
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 16, 2014 Congressman Honda Introduces Toxic Exposure Research and Military Support Act of 2014
June 16, 2014 Conyers Joins with Congressman Honda to Introduce Toxic Exposure Research & Military Family Support Act
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of the Department of Defense - Predatory Lenders
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
July 31, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - No Troops in Afghanistan After 2014
March 20, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Military Tuition Assistance
Dec. 21, 2012 Conyers Opposes Flawed Defense Bill; Applauds Inclusion of Amendment Rejecting Push for War with Iran
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
Dec. 14, 2011 Conference Report on H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2012
Nov. 4, 2011 Voter Suppression in America
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 10, 2011 Letter to Chairman McKeon
May 5, 2011 Sens. Franken, Menendez, Reps. Conyers, Gutierrez, Capuano Release GAO Report Investigating Foreclosure "Robo-Signing"
March 30, 2011 Legality for the Use of Force
March 30, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 22, 2011 Conyers: "President Lacks Power under Constitution to Launch U.S. Into War in Libya"
Oct. 13, 2010 Letter to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
Oct. 8, 2009 Conference Report On H.R. 2647, National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
June 22, 2009 Letter To Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Suspend "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
May 20, 2009 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
April 1, 2009 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Proposals to Fight Fraud and Protect Taxpayers
Oct. 2, 2008 National Guard and Reservists Debt Relief Act of 2008
Sept. 27, 2008 Equal Justice for Our Military Act of 2007
Sept. 27, 2008 Military Personnel Citizenship Processing Act
Aug. 2, 2007 Ensuring Military Readiness Through Stability and Predictability Deployment Policy Act of 2007
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
June 21, 2007 Skelton/Conyers Introduce Habeas Reform Legislation
May 15, 2007 Army Specialist Joseph P. Micks Federal Flag Code Amendment Act of 2007
May 10, 2007 With Two Votes, Conyers Supports Change of Course in Iraq
May 10, 2007 Providing for Redeployment of United States Armed Forces and Defense Contractors from Iraq
Dec. 8, 2006 Prohibition On Disruptions Of Funerals Of Members Or Former Members Of The Armed Forces
Sept. 29, 2006 Military Commissions Act of 2006
Sept. 27, 2006 Military Commissions Act of 2006
April 27, 2006 Conyers Introduces Resolution Honoring African Americans in the Military
Dec. 7, 2005 Let's Get Serious About Supporting Our Troops
Nov. 3, 2005 Rebuild Lives and Families Re-Entry Enhancement Act of 2005
May 17, 2005 We Need to Address the Questions Looming in Iraq
Oct. 11, 2004 In Recognition of Admiral Thomas H. Moorer
Oct. 5, 2004 Universal National Service Act of 2003
June 24, 2004 Conyers Supports Emergency Measure to Compensate Iraq and Afghanistan Military Personnel Caught by Administration's "Stop Loss"
May 17, 2004 Iraq Watch
May 5, 2004 Congressional Democrats Call on Chairman Hunter to Help Military Widows
Jan. 30, 2004 Rep. Conyers Calls on Bush to Protect the Rights of Veterans and Military Retirees to Overtime Pay
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