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

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
Date Title
March 17, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, John Culberson, Pete Visclosky, Sanford Bishop - Increase Funding for Military and Veteran Suicide Prevention and Outreach Programs
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs - Veteran Military Sexual Trauma Survivors
Aug. 6, 2013 Conyers Applauds $101,000 Grant Award to Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
April 25, 2013 Conyers Co-Sponsors Legislation Boosting Mental Health Access to Veterans
April 22, 2013 Letter to John Culberson, Chair, and Sanford Bishop, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans' Affairs and Related Agencies
April 18, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Services Funding
Nov. 7, 2011 Conyers Joins With President Obama To Promote Veterans Hiring
Oct. 12, 2011 Hearing of the Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee - H.R. 1996, the "Government Litigation Savings Act"
Oct. 5, 2011 The 10th Anniversary of the War in Afghanistan
June 15, 2011 Republicans Make it Virtually Impossible to Repeal Special Tax Breaks for the Wealthy or Big Oil and Gas Producers, But It Would Allow Congress to Destroy Medicare or Veterans' Hospitals by Simple Majority
April 21, 2010 Caregivers And Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act
Nov. 7, 2007 Providing a Better Tomorrow for America's Children, Workers and Veterans
May 24, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007
May 15, 2007 Army Specialist Joseph P. Micks Federal Flag Code Amendment Act of 2007
May 10, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007
April 25, 2007 US Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 7, 2007 Walter Reed Medical Center
Sept. 26, 2006 Veterans' Memorials, Boy Scouts, Public Seals, and Other Public Expressions of Religion Protection Act of 2006
May 30, 2006 Conyers Fights for Veterans' Financial Security
Nov. 3, 2005 Rebuild Lives and Families Re-Entry Enhancement Act of 2005
Jan. 30, 2004 Rep. Conyers Calls on Bush to Protect the Rights of Veterans and Military Retirees to Overtime Pay
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