John Conyers

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The son of a former Detroit mayor plans to run for the 13th Congressional District seat vacated by John Conyers following allegations by former staffers of sexual harassment and inappropriate touching.

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The resignation of Detroit Congressman John Conyers leaves a vacancy that must be filled by a special election. 


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Besieged by allegations of sexual harassment, Democratic Rep. John Conyers resigned from Congress on Tuesday, bringing an abrupt end to the Detroit liberal's nearly 52-year career in the House.

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Prominent clergy, Detroit elected leaders and community activists said Monday they will go to Washington — if necessary — to demand due process for Rep. John Conyers, who faces allegations of sexual harassment from several former staffers.

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Supporters of U.S. Rep. John Conyers are planning a Monday rally in Detroit for the embattled congressman. 

On the December 2-3, 2017 edition of Current State we explore everything from sexual misconduct investigations to why high speed broadband is scarce in some parts of Michigan to special K-9's to new safety equipment for Michigan drivers this winter.

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A former deputy chief of staff for Rep. John Conyers says the veteran lawmaker made unwanted sexual advances toward her, including inappropriate touching. 

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The pressure is building on Congressman John Conyers as Michigan Democrats call for a House Ethics Committee investigation into allegations of sexual harassment and using taxpayer money to cover it up. We have more from Michigan Public Radio’s Rick Pluta.