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

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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Sam Johnson
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Horace Sheffield III
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Date Title
June 19, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
April 10, 2014 Letter to John S. Pistole, Administrator of Transportation Security Administration - House Members Seek Information on Expansion of TSA Behavior Detection Programs
March 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Latham, Chairman, and Ed Pastor, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) - Great Lakes Navigation System
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Sept. 19, 2013 Levin, Stabenow, Dingell and Conyers Announce Additional $12 Million Grant for Willow Run Airport
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
Dec. 14, 2011 Conyers: City of Detroit Should Reconsider Light Rail Decision
Sept. 21, 2011 Conyers: Republican Spending Bill Holds Disaster Relief Hostage to Partisan Politics, Destroys Green Manufacturing Jobs in the Auto Industry
July 15, 2011 Conyers: Cuts to High Speed Rail Funding Highlights House Republican's Intent to Undermine America's Future
May 19, 2011 Letter to the Leaders of the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
Aug. 4, 2010 Conyers Applauds funding for Woodward Light Rail
July 20, 2010 Surface Transportation Savings Act of 2010
March 4, 2010 Commerce, Justice, Science, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
June 4, 2009 Letter To Mr. Frederick Henderson, CEO, General Motors Corp.
May 22, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President Of The United States - Auto Task Force
April 9, 2009 Conyers Applauds The President's Efforts To Modernize The Government Fleet With American Cars
July 26, 2007 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
May 22, 2007 Securing Aircraft Cockpits Against Lasers Act of 2007
Jan. 17, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Mary Peters, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation
Aug. 10, 2006 One Attack Spared
July 17, 2006 Volunteer Pilot Organization Protection Act of 2006
May 3, 2006 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee for Transportation, Treasury, HUD and the Judiciary Committee on Appropriations Joe Knollenberg
Feb. 23, 2006 Letter to Treasury Secretary John Snow, Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff, and Attorney General Alberto Gonzales - Foreign Investment Law
March 9, 2005 Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users
Sept. 24, 2004 Letter to Mr. Glenn Tilton, Chair of United Airlines
April 22, 2004 Conyers Announces Department of Transportation Funding Grants For Detroit and Downriver
Feb. 11, 2004 Congressional Leaders Ask President Bush: How Will You Protect Passenger Privacy?
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