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

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
Issue Position: Social Security
July 30, 2014 Medicare's 49th Birthday
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
March 24, 2014 Conyers: Under Obamacare, Michigan Medicare Enrollees Have Saved $350 Million on Prescription Drugs
Nov. 26, 2013 Conyers Flags $301 Million in Prescription Drug Savings for Michigan Seniors Under the Affordable Care Act
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Aug. 1, 2013 Honoring Medicare's 48th Birthday
July 31, 2013 Conyers Rallies Advocates Behind Medicare-for-All, on 48th Anniversary of Medicare
July 29, 2013 The Hill - Happy 48th birthday, Medicare
July 29, 2013 Letter to Representative Harold Rogers, Representative Jack Kingston, Representative Nita Lowey, and Representative Rosa DeLauro - Meals on Wheels
April 18, 2013 Conyers and House Democrats Urge President Obama to Shield Social Security
April 9, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Vote Against Benefit Cuts
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
April 17, 2012 Same Old Republican Tricks: No to the Buffett Rule, Another Yes to Voucherizing Medicare and Taxing the Poor
March 21, 2012 Protecting Access to Health Care Act
Nov. 8, 2011 Kucinich, Burton and Young Lead Bipartisan Appeal to Protect Men from Prostate Cancer
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 21, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Cuts to Social Security Revenue
July 15, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Protect Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
July 11, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 16, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the US House of Representatives - Prescription Drug Costs
April 14, 2011 Conyers Calls on Colleagues to Raise the Debt Ceiling
Dec. 16, 2010 Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010
Dec. 8, 2010 Seniors Protection Act of 2010
Dec. 6, 2010 Conyers Opposed to Tax Cuts for the Wealthy: We Can't Mortgage the Future of Social Security and Medicare
Dec. 1, 2010 Letter to Alan Simpson, co-chair of National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility
Oct. 22, 2010 Conyers Calls on President to Include Cost of Living Increase for Social Security Recipients in Budget
Oct. 18, 2010 Letter to Honorable Barack Obama, President, United States of America
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
July 1, 2008 Conyers Decries Medicare Cuts Championed by the Bush Administration and Congressional Republicans
Dec. 20, 2007 Proposed SSA Change Would Cut Benefits for Disabled Individuals
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Feb. 8, 2006 President Bush's FY2007 Budget
April 28, 2005 Conyers Questions Republicans' Morality in Federal Budget Criticizes the Majority for Putting the Rich and Powerful over Those in Need
Sept. 24, 2004 Letter to Mr. Glenn Tilton, Chair of United Airlines
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Protecting Social Security and Medicare
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
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