JohnConyers

  • Could John Conyers resignation open the floodgates ???

    John Conyers’ resignation from the U.S. House amid sexual harassment allegations unlocks the seat he has held for more than a half-century — and sets off a free-for-all race to replace him with at least three potential legacy candidates, including two relatives of Conyers and a son of a...
  • Rep. John Conyers says he will quit Congress after new accuser says he groped her in church

    Michigan Rep. John Conyers called in to a local radio show Tuesday to announce his decision He said ‘I am retiring today’ He endorsed his son John Conyers III  State Sen. Ian Conyers has also said he’ll run  Conyers has faced multiple calls to resign after it was revealed...
  • Rep John Rogers announced he is retiring

    Democratic Rep. John Conyers, who has been accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct, announced Tuesday that he is retiring and is backing his son to replace him in Congress. The veteran congressman told a Detroit radio station the allegations against him were part of the “game of politics”...
  • Family members states Rep John Conyers will not seek re-election

    Currently facing multiple allegations of sexual harassment, veteran Congressman Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., will not run for re-election in 2018, according to a family member who now plans to run for his seat. Ian Conyers, 29, the grandson of Rep. Conyers’ brother, confirmed the news by phone with ABC News...
  • Nancy Pelosi no longer supporting Rep. John Conyers and calls for him to resign

    The Republican and Democratic leaders of the House both called on Rep. John Conyers to resign Thursday amid mounting allegations of sexual harassment from his former staffers. Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said the allegations are “very credible” and the Detroit Democrat should no longer serve in Congress. “The allegations against Congressman...
  • Nancy Pelosi calls on Conyers to resign amid sex allegations

    WASHINGTON (AP) – The top Democrat in the House on Thursday called on Michigan Rep. John Conyers to resign in the face of multiple accusations of sexual misconduct against the longest-serving member of the House. “The allegations against Congressman Conyers, as we have learned more since Sunday, are serious, disappointing...
  • Rep. John Conyers admitted to hospital

    Rep. John Conyers, who is at the center of sexual harassment claims, is in the hospital, according to an aide to Conyers. Conyers was in his home district at the time he was admitted, CNN reports, but details about his medical condition remain unclear. The 88-year-old is currently the longest serving member...
  • Former female staff members speaks out on Rep John Conyers past behavior

    Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) is the latest politician to be hit with a wave of sexual harassment allegations, but on Sunday, a group of former female staffers for Conyers defended him, saying that they had not seen the kind of behavior Conyers is accused of exhibiting. “While we do not pass...
  • Conyers accuser: People ‘shrug off’ deplorable acts on Capitol Hill

    In an interview with ABC News, Melanie Sloan, a lawyer who worked with Michigan Rep. John Conyers on the House Judiciary Committee, says the congressman was “increasingly abusive” to her and often berated her loudly in public. She also says on one occasion she “walked into his office having...