John Conyers

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Democratic Michigan

U.S. House (Michigan 14)


Family: Wife: Monica; 2 Children: John, Carl

Born: 05/16/1929 Detroit, MI

Home: Detroit, Michigan

Religion: Baptist

Education: JD, Wayne State University, 1958 BA, Wayne State University, 1957

Profession: Lawyer, 1958-1964 Appointed Referee, Workmen's Compensation Department, State of Michigan, 1961 Legislative Assistant, Office of Congressman John Dingell, United States House of Representatives, 1958-1961 United States Army Reserves, 1954-1957 United States Army, 1950-1954 Michigan National Guard, 1948-1950 United States Army Corps of Engineers, Korean War

Political: Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1964-present Candidate, Mayor of Detroit, 1989, 1993

Congressional Membership: Founding Member/Dean, Congressional Black Caucus Member, Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues Member, Congressional Census Caucus Member, Congressional Family Caucus Member, Congressional Human Rights Caucus Member, Congressional Progressive Caucus Member, Congressional Steel Caucus Founder/Chair, Congressional Universal Health Care Task Force Member, Congressional Urban Caucus Member, Democratic Homeland Security Task Force

Organization Membership: Former Vice Chair, Americans for Democratic Action Member, Kappa Alpha Psi Member, Lawyer's Committee for Civil Rights Vice Chair, National Advisory Council, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Lifetime Member, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)



Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law

Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy

Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property

Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties