John Conyers Jr.

John James Conyers Jr. is a retired 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, and during his final three terms included many of Detroit's western suburbs, as well as a large portion of the Downriver area. Wikipedia*

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John Conyers Jr. has 1,098 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1968 Vignette as a Democratic Representative for Michigan's 1st district. The year with the most videos was 2007 with 66 videos as a Democratic Representative for Michigan's 14th district. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 16,156 views per program. Most appearances with Sheila Jackson Lee (42), Bobby Scott (27), Maxine Waters (22). Most common tags: African Americans, Law Enforcement, Gun Control.

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U.S. Representative, D-MI 13th View Map January 3, 2013 - December 5, 2017 Videos: 189 U.S. Representative, D-MI 14th January 5, 1993 - January 2, 2013 Videos: 783 U.S. Representative, D-MI 1st January 3, 1965 - January 4, 1993 Videos: 126

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

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