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

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
Aug. 18, 2014 Why Protecting Our Trade Secrets is Essential to Saving the Economy
June 24, 2014 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Trade Secrets: Promoting and Protecting American Innovation, Competitiveness and Market Access in Foreign Markets
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Outdated Fast Track For Trans-Pacific Partnership
July 11, 2013 Conyers Celebrates Record High $55.4 Billion in Exports from Detroit Metropolitan Area
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
March 14, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Concerns About Japan's Possible Entry to the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Dec. 18, 2012 Patent Overhaul Technical Corrections
Oct. 2, 2012 Letter to Chairman Williamson and Commissioners
Aug. 28, 2012 Letter to Ron Kirk, Ambassador United States Trade Representative - Request to Access as Observers for the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Dec. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 6, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 10, 2011 Letter to Ambassador Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative
Nov. 8, 2011 Letter to Chairman Hensarling and Chairwoman Murray, Co- Chairs of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ron Kirk, United States Trade Representative
Oct. 12, 2011 The U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement: A No Win Situation For American its Workers
July 8, 2011 Kildee Leads 27 House Members in Call to Obama to Include Worker Protections in Free Trade Agreements
July 6, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama - Columbia Free Trade Agreement
June 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ben Bernake, Chairman, Board of Governors for the Federal Reserve System
Jan. 19, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - China Unfair Trade Practices
Dec. 1, 2010 Conyers Applauds Bill Prohibiting Importation of Asian Carp
Sept. 29, 2010 Currency Reform For Fair Trade Act
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
July 29, 2010 James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010--Continued
May 5, 2010 Haiti Economic Lift Program Act Of 2010
June 3, 2009 Calling for a Bilateral Incidents at Sea Agreement
March 17, 2009 Hearing Of The Courts And Competition Policy Subcommittee Of The House Judiciary Committee - Too Big To Fail?: The Role Of Antitrust Law In Government- Funded Consolidation In The Banking Industry
Oct. 31, 2007 Empowering American Workers Harmed by Globalization
May 22, 2007 No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels Act of 2007
May 17, 2007 Michigan Democrats Call for Comprehensive Initiative to Revitalize U.S. Manufacturing
May 16, 2007 Antitrust Task Force Examines Rising Gas Prices Conyers' NOPEC bill to Address Oil Cartels
May 11, 2007 Introduction of the "No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels Act of 2007"
May 1, 2007 Observing the 200th Anniversary of the Abolition of the British Slave Trade
March 7, 2007 Letter: To Charles Rangel, Chair, Committee on Ways and Means, & Sander Levin, Chair, Subcommittee on Trade
June 28, 2006 Conyers Cosponsors Legislation to Keep Jobs in America
April 11, 2006 Letter to President of the United States George W. Bush
Dec. 13, 2005 Michigan Delegation Joins Together to Send Strong Message to U.S. Negotiators on Auto-related Issues at WTO
July 18, 2005 Acknowledging African Descendants of the Transatlantic Slave Trade in All of the Americas
Feb. 9, 2005 Introduction of the no Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels
Feb. 12, 2004 Conyers calls for White House Economist's Resignation
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Creating Jobs in Southeast Michigan
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