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Feb 26, 2012 Press Release

(WASHINGTON) – House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr.

Feb 15, 2012 Press Release

(WASHINGTON) – Today the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing on “Executive Overreach:  The President’s Unprecedented ‘Recess’ Appointments”.  The hearing’s purpose is to examine President Obama’s recent recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and 3 members to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB).  President Obama resorted to recess

Feb 14, 2012 Press Release

(DETROIT) – House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr. (D-M14) will host a Democratic Judiciary forum concerning the legal implications of the Emergency Manager Law.  The forum will start at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February, 21, 2012 and will be held at Soul Harvest Ministries in Highland Park.

Feb 13, 2012 Press Release

(WASHINGTON)  – Yesterday, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr. (D-MIch.) joined his colleagues Representatives Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) and  Robert Brady (D-Pa.) as an original cosponsor of H.R.

Feb 9, 2012 Press Release

(WASHINGTON) – House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr. (D-Mich.) commented on today’s announcement that the federal government and 49 state attorneys general have reached a $25 billion settlement agreement with the Nation’s five largest mortgage servicers to address mortgage loan servicing and foreclosure abuses. 

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Feb 9, 2012 Press Release

(WASHINGTON) –  Today on the House Floor, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr. (D-Mich.) called on the House of Representatives to move quickly to conference with the Senate in order to strengthen S.

Feb 8, 2012 Press Release

(WASHINGTON) – At a markup held today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr. (D-Mich.) opposed H.R. 3541, the Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act, the purpose of which is to limit a woman’s right to choose and restrict her access to safe, legal medical care. 

Feb 1, 2012 Press Release

(WASHINGTON) – Today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr.

Feb 1, 2012 Press Release

(WASHINGTON) –  Today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr. (D-Mich.) and Reverend Charles E. Williams II, president of the Detroit chapter of the National Action Network, met Governor Rick Snyder to discuss Michigan’s Emergency Managers law, Public Act 4.  The meeting occurred prior to Governor Snyder’s testimony before the House Committee on Education and Workforce. 

Jan 20, 2012 Press Release

(WASHINGTON) –  Today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr. (D-Mich.) released the following statement in advance of the second anniversary of the Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United v.

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