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50 Years Later: I'm Still Standing with Selma
I was in Selma, Alabama on the historic Freedom Day to register voters. Tensions were high and leaders were escalating their tactics. I saw the inequality and violence that African-Americans ...
Congressman John Conyers 03/06/2015 49 295 4 -
Republican “DREAM” Act & Cellphone Unlocking: The Week Ahead in the House Judiciary Committee
After a week filled with hearings on the Voting Rights Act and the federal government’s use of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Aact, the House Judiciary Committee is now focusing back on ...
Congressman John Conyers 07/23/2013 1 3 - -
Voting Rights Act and the Surveillance State: The Week Ahead in the U.S. House Judiciary Committee
Following two weeks of marking up Republican-backed immigration “reform” legislation in the House Judiciary Committee, we are now turning our sights towards two issues that have dominated the ...
Congressman John Conyers 07/17/2013 7 22 - -
Follow Our Immigration "Reform" Markup on Twitter
Over the next two days, the House Judiciary Committee will be considering the “Legal Workforce Act” and the “Supplying Knowledge-based Immigrants and Lifting Levels of STEM Visas Act,” – ...
Congressman John Conyers 06/26/2013 3 3 - -
Michigan Emergency Manager Law is Unconstitutional
This past Tuesday, I hosted a forum in Highland Park, Michigan regarding the legal implications of Michigan’s Emergency Manager’s Law. At the forum, I issued a House Judiciary Democratic Staff ...
Congressman John Conyers 02/24/2012 57 263 4 1133
Say No To Secrecy For The Deficit Commission!
At the end of this month, the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and ...
Congressman John Conyers 04/20/2010 29 50 1 52
Is Sanjay Gupta the right choice for Surgeon General?
Is Sanjay Gupta the right choice for Surgeon General? A growing chorus are have questions about his candidacy.
Congressman John Conyers 01/09/2009 821 340 4 55
Note to McCain: You Don't Have to Own a House (or Eight) to Vote
Michigan Republicans have indicated that they plan to challenge Michigan voters at the polls using lists of homes ...
Congressman John Conyers 09/19/2008 440 1336 41 67
McCain Waits 25 Years to Apologize for Voting Against the MLK Bill
Four days after Dr. King's death, on April 8, 1968, I introduced a bill that would allow this nation to celebrate the life and work of its greatest civil rights leader with a federal holiday. Though ...
Congressman John Conyers 04/04/2008 233 499 15 84
White House Subpoenas
I wanted to share with all of you the reasoning behind a significant step I have taken in the investigation of the mass firings of federal prosecutors and the politicization occurring within the ...
Congressman John Conyers 06/13/2007 440 648 28 44
Goodling Testimony Revealing (Except to Republicans)
After today’s testimony from Monica Goodling, I think Republicans need to come up with some new talking points on the United States Attorney matter. They keep saying that “There’...
Congressman John Conyers 05/23/2007 420 625 25 95
Are You For or Against Escalation? No Escaping this Vote in the House.
The House this week is considering a resolution opposing the President's plan to escalate the conflict in Iraq. This resolution reflects the will of the American people. Americans said at the ...
Congressman John Conyers 02/12/2007 273 423 10 31
Congress Is No Longer Silent
Today marks the first hearing I will conduct in the Judiciary Committee since taking over as Chairman and this feels like a momentous occasion. Our country has been run, far too long, by an ...
Congressman John Conyers 01/31/2007 262 482 9 39
One Day Until Victory (Let's Close the Deal Together)
Congressman John Conyers 11/06/2006 168 296 6 36
Now Is the Time to Dig Deeper
Congressman John Conyers 10/26/2006 189 467 5 49
The People Have Spoken
Congressman John Conyers 08/09/2006 432 668 1 195
The Constitution in Crisis Final Report Released
Congressman John Conyers 08/04/2006 300 568 38 73
Newsflash: Key Item in House GOP Values Agenda Goes Down to Defeat (Again)
Congressman John Conyers 06/29/2006 165 275 5 30
Through the Looking Glass on Internet Gambling Regulation
Congressman John Conyers 05/23/2006 27 22 3 -
Preserving Net Neutrality
Congressman John Conyers 05/18/2006 132 274 9 63
72 Democrats Challenge Illegal NSA Domestic Spying
Congressman John Conyers 05/11/2006 375 506 23 22
Taking the President to Court
Congressman John Conyers 04/27/2006 375 734 21 427
Why We Act
Congressman John Conyers 03/02/2006 150 266 15 37
Republicans Block Investigation of Domestic Spying Program
Congressman John Conyers 02/15/2006 149 417 14 82
C-SPAN others to cover my Domestic Spying Hearing
Congressman John Conyers 01/19/2006 148 305 4 60
The Constitution in Crisis: Censure and Investigate Possible Impeachment
Congressman John Conyers 12/20/2005 347 628 25 128
Patriot Act Update
Congressman John Conyers 12/08/2005 94 204 6 24
UPDATE: Patriot Act Becomes An Anti-Civil Liberties Christmas Tree
Congressman John Conyers 11/16/2005 89 229 12 55
Stop the Expansion of the U.S.A. Patriot Act
Congressman John Conyers 11/14/2005 80 237 6 66
Mr. Chalabi Comes to Washington
Congressman John Conyers 11/08/2005 112 241 7 10
UPDATE: 8,240 Letters to Bush: No Pardons for Treason
Congressman John Conyers 10/25/2005 199 406 7 33
Nonpartisan GAO Confirms Security Flaws in Voting Machines
Congressman John Conyers 10/21/2005 287 486 38 408
"You Could Abort Every Black Baby in this Country"
Congressman John Conyers 09/29/2005 400 362 9 107
Stop James Baker, III from Doing It Again
Congressman John Conyers 09/19/2005 262 295 3 16
Fighting Bush's Katrina Smear Campaign
Congressman John Conyers 09/17/2005 132 257 5 42
[Update] Congressional Republicans Vote to Oppose Plame Leak Inquiry
Congressman John Conyers 09/13/2005 170 545 34 58
Public Policy and Katrina
Congressman John Conyers 09/01/2005 135 312 6 148
2,000 Letters Supporting Cindy
Congressman John Conyers 08/19/2005 62 139 4 10
Support Cindy
Congressman John Conyers 08/09/2005 140 299 - 78
My DSM Rovegate Chronology Released Today
Congressman John Conyers 07/22/2005 104 221 - 17
91 Members Tell Karl Rove: Explain Your Role or Resign
Congressman John Conyers 07/15/2005 156 236 - 112
Fixing the Facts: A Time Line
Congressman John Conyers 07/08/2005 208 254 - 18
The President Needs To Answer the Lingering Questions Tonight
Congressman John Conyers 06/28/2005 226 267 - 15
Media Accountability
Congressman John Conyers 06/17/2005 370 485 - 34
Downing Street Minutes Hearing
Congressman John Conyers 06/09/2005 312 360 - 36
DSM Letter Update: 86,000 and Counting
Congressman John Conyers 06/02/2005 128 229 - 36
Smoking Bullet in the Smoking Gun?
Congressman John Conyers 05/29/2005 190 251 - 459
100,000 Signatures Needed on Downing Street Letter
Congressman John Conyers 05/27/2005 289 344 - 60
Breaking - My Letter Calling For Hearings on Gitmo and Other Abuses
Congressman John Conyers 05/26/2005 150 330 - 39
From the Newsweek Controversy to the Downing Street Memo
Congressman John Conyers 05/20/2005 95 215 - 13
Push Back on the White House Newsweek Scam
Congressman John Conyers 05/17/2005 323 505 - 54
A War Crimes Special Counsel -- Why it is Important
Congressman John Conyers 05/14/2005 108 248 - 27
[UPDATED] The Good Bad and Ugly of Downing Street Coverage
Congressman John Conyers 05/13/2005 133 231 - 13
88 Representatives Want Answers on Leaked Memo
Congressman John Conyers 05/06/2005 247 442 - 14
Creating Reasons to Go to War
Congressman John Conyers 05/02/2005 362 467 - 396
Bush Parties While Engaging in Racial Profiling
Congressman John Conyers 05/01/2005 67 166 - 12
21 Members and I Write DOJ to Stop GA Voter ID Law
Congressman John Conyers 04/22/2005 73 172 - 9
Baker-Carter Election Reform Hearing: Outrageous
Congressman John Conyers 04/18/2005 266 515 - 105
Investigating John Kerry Post-Haste, While Condoleezza Rice Goes to the Back Burner
Congressman John Conyers 04/13/2005 169 519 - 10
Expansion of IG Investigation Into Patriot Act Abuse
Congressman John Conyers 04/06/2005 126 234 1 49
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