- Name: John Conyers
- Born: 05/16/1929
- Died: 10/27/2019 (90 years old)
John James Conyers Jr. (May 16, 1929– October 27, 2019) was an American politician of the Democratic Party who served as a U.S. Representative for Michigan from 1965 to 2017. The districts he represented always included part of western Detroit. During his final three terms, his district included many of Detroit’s western suburbs, as well as a large portion of the Downriver area.
Birth Name: John James Conyers Jr.
Alias: John James Conyers Jr.
Birth Place: Highland Park, Michigan, U.S.
Death Place: Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
John Conyers quotes :
It is distressing to me that we live in an age in which we still must fight to protect our civil rights as Americans, in which a hate crime perpetrated against someone based their sexual orientation can go unpunished, and in which discrimination is being written into our laws.John Conyers
The Republicans have chosen to neglect young Americans who need assistance with the costs of higher education.John Conyers
Too many of my constituents, like many other hard working Americans across the country, are suffering unnecessarily due to our flawed health care system.John Conyers
Our system of private health insurance that fails to provide coverage to so many of our citizens also contributes to the double-digit health care inflation that is making America less competitive in the global economy.John Conyers
In this most powerful nation in the world, lack of access to health care should not force local and state governments, companies and workers into bankruptcy, while causing unnecessary illness and hospitalization.John Conyers