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John Conyers

  1. capitol hill
    Conyers Brought Up Chandra Levy After an Intern Rejected His Sexual AdvancesLevy, a federal intern, went missing in 2001 and was found dead the following year.
  2. sexual harassment
    This Congressman Is Retiring Amid Sexual-Harassment AllegationsThe Michigan Democrat announced his retirement on a Detroit radio program.
  3. Woman Says Democratic Congressman Harassed Her During CampaignNevada’s Ruben Kihuen is the latest lawmaker to face allegations.
  4. Nancy Pelosi Calls on John Conyers to Resign Over Sexual-Harassment AllegationsPelosi’s statement comes as the 88-year-old was reportedly hospitalized in Detroit.
  5. power
    Woman Who Accused Michigan Congressman of Harassment Sheds Her Anonymity“I am taking a risk.”
  6. Report: Congressional Black Caucus Members Calling on Conyers to ResignTwo lawmakers have publicly called for his resignation.
  7. Franken ‘Embarrassed and Ashamed’ Over Allegations, But Won’t Quit SenateThe senator said he’s not sure if more women will come forward.
  8. sexual harrassment
    Conyers Steps Down As Ranking Democrat on House Judiciary CommitteeHe is continuing to deny the allegations of sexual harassment that have been made against him.
  9. Nancy Pelosi Punts on Whether John Conyers Should Quit“He’s done a great deal to protect women.”
  10. select all
    BuzzFeed’s Conyers Scoop Shows That Mike Cernovich Isn’t Going AwayIn normal times, someone like Mike Cernovich wouldn’t be allowed anywhere near “traditional” journalism. But these aren’t normal times.
  11. denial
    Congressman Denies Settling Sexual-Harassment ComplaintJohn Conyers said he’s been looking at allegations “with amazement,” but a former staffer says his office reportedly paid her to settle a complaint.
  12. Conyers Settled Sexual-Harassment Complaint Using Taxpayer Money: ReportCongress has a secretive process for handling sexual-misconduct allegations. Will a complaint against a top Democratic congressman change that?
  13. early and awesome
    Stephen Colbert Invents New Gay Slang in Testimony to Congress“Corn packer.”
  14. Congressman Conyers Opposes Sanjay Gupta, Bestows Peace Prize on Paul KrugmanWhat a busy year for Paul Krugman.