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

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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Date Title
July 16, 2014 Conyers: "Speaker Boehner's Lawsuit Against President Obama is Unfounded & Unnecessary"
March 12, 2014 Conyers Challenges Republican Attempt to Undermine Executive Authority
Feb. 26, 2014 Conyers Corrects Colleague's Misconceptions Following Executive Authority Hearing
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
May 16, 2013 Letter to Senator Reid and Senator McConnell - Confirmation of Tom Perez
Dec. 5, 2012 Former Presidents Protection Act of 2012
Sept. 12, 2012 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - "The Obama Administration's Abuse of Power"
Sept. 10, 2012 Hearing of the House Rules Committee - H.R. 5949--FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
Aug. 11, 2011 Conyers Attends Annual White House Iftar Dinner; Praises Contributions of Muslim-Americans
March 31, 2011 Conyers: Witnesses Came Only to Promote Pro-Industry Interests Without Any Knowledge of Pending Legislation
July 29, 2009 Miller Introduces Legislation To Fight Executive Abuses Of Power
June 4, 2009 Hearing Of The Constitution, Civil Rights And Civil Liberties Subcommittee Of The House Judiciary Committee - H.R.984, The State Secret Protection Act Of 2009, To Provide Safe, Fair And Responsible Procedures And Standards For Resolving Claims Of State S
May 14, 2009 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - The Department of Justice
Jan. 9, 2009 Gupta Wrong Choice for Surgeon General
April 11, 2008 Judiciary Committee to Explore Administration Approval of Torture Techniques
Feb. 14, 2008 Conyers' Statement in Support of Contempt
Dec. 20, 2007 Conyers: AG Mukasey Must Answer Congress about New Hampshire Phone Jamming
Nov. 5, 2007 Letter to Counsel to the President Fred Fielding
June 28, 2007 House Judiciary Committee Chairman John Conyers, Jr. (D-MI) Released the Following Statement in Response to the President's Assertion of Executive Pr
June 27, 2007 Oversight, Judiciary Committees Ask Gonzales to Respond to Archives' Request for Advice on Vice President's Obligation to Comply with Executive Order
March 26, 2007 Interim Appointment of United States Attorneys
March 16, 2007 Conyers, Sánchez Disappointed in White House Response; Conyers Schedules Vote on Subpoenas
July 28, 2006 Introduction of the "Integrity and Accountability in Administration Pardons Act of 2006
March 13, 2006 55,000 Have Signed as Citizen Cosponsors for Impeachment Investigation
March 12, 2006 Senator Feingold Has Just Joined Me Calling for Censure
March 2, 2006 Impeachment Forum in NYC
Feb. 11, 2006 Help from Senate Dems on Domestic Spying; Impeachment Talk Continues to Percolate
Feb. 4, 2006 Latest on Impeachment Inquiry
Feb. 2, 2006 Attempting to Defraud the Nation Into War
Feb. 1, 2006 Cheney Emails From Plame Leak Period Have Been Destroyed
Dec. 20, 2005 Conyers Releases Report on Misconduct of Bush Administration Concerning Iraq War
Jan. 4, 2005 Introduction of an Amendment to the Constitution Providing that Foreign-Born Citizens of 20 Years are Eligible for the Office of President
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