John Conyers

Former Congressman John Conyers Jr. died at his home on Sunday of natural causes, Detroit police say. Conyers was the longest-serving black member of Congress and founder of the Congressional Black Caucus. He became one of only six black house members in 1964 after he won his first election by 108 votes. This marked the […]

The new legislation will allow civil rights cold cases that happened prior to 1970 to be reopened.

Carl Conyers Jr., the son of Michigan Rep. John Conyers, was found safe in Houston, Texas, Friday morning after going missing on Tuesday.