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Rep. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.)

  • District: 13th District, Part of Detroit and most of Dearborn Heights
  • Residence: Detroit
  • Born: May 16, 1929; Detroit, Mich.
  • Religion: Baptist
  • Family: Wife, Monica Conyers; two children
  • Education: Wayne State U., B.A. 1957; Wayne State U., LL.B. 1958
  • Military Service: Mich. National Guard 1948-50; Army 1950-54; Army Reserve 1954-57
  • Political Highlights: Candidate for mayor of Detroit, 1989, 1993; U.S. House, 1965-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1964 (25th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Judiciary - Ranking Member (Courts, Intellectual Property & the Internet)
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State Information: 13th District, Part of Detroit and most of Dearborn Heights

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general (MI-13 representative) John Conyers (D) 235,336 82.8%
Harry Sawicki (R) 38,769 13.6%
Chris Sharer (LIBERT) 6,076 2.1%
Martin Gray (USTAX) 4,089 1.4%
2010 general (MI-14 representative) John Conyers (D) 115,511 76.8%
Don Ukrainec (R) 29,902 19.9%
Marc Sosnowski (USTAX) 3,206 2.1%
Richard Secula (LIBERT) 1,859 1.2%
2008 general (MI-14 representative) John Conyers (D) 227,841 92.4%
Richard Secula (LIBERT) 10,732 4.4%
Clyde Shabazz (GREEN) 8,015 3.2%
2006 general (MI-14 representative) John Conyers (D) 158,755 85.3%
Chad Miles (R) 27,367 14.7%
2004 general (MI-14 representative) John Conyers (D) 213,681 83.9%
Veronica Pedraza (R) 35,089 13.8%
Michael Donahue (LIBERT) 2,278 0.9%
Lisa Weltman (GREEN) 2,224 0.9%
Wilbert Sears (USTAX) 1,307 0.5%
write-in (Write-In) 1  
2002 general (MI-14 representative) John Conyers (D) 145,285 83.2%
Dave Stone (R) 26,544 15.2%
Francis Schorr (LIBERT) 1,532 0.9%
John Litle (GREEN) 1,247 0.7%
2000 general (MI-14 representative) John Conyers (D) 168,982 89.1%
William Ashe (R) 17,582 9.3%
Constance Catalfio (LIBERT) 2,113 1.1%
Richard Miller (NL) 1,030 0.5%
1998 general (MI-14 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 126,321 86.9%
Vendella M. Collins (R) 16,140 11.1%
Michael Freyman (LIBERT) 1,764 1.2%
Richard R. Miller (NL) 1,080 0.7%
1996 general (MI-14 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 157,722 85.9%
William A. Ashe (R) 22,152 12%
Scott Boman (LIBERT) 1,705 0.9%
Richard R. Miller (NL) 736 0.4%
Willie M. Reid (I) 717 0.4%
Helen Halyard (SE) 660 0.4%
write-ins (Write-In) 3  
1994 general (MI-14 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 128,463 81.5%
Richard Charles Fornier (R) 26,215 16.6%
Richard R. Miller (NL) 2,953 1.9%
1992 general (MI-14 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 165,496 82.4%
John W. Gordon (R) 32,036 15.9%
Richard R. Miller (NL) 2,043 1%
D'Artagnan Collier (WL) 1,296 0.6%
write-ins (Write-In) 8  
1990 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 76,556 89%
Ray Shoulders (R) 7,298 9%
Robert Mays (I) 1,134 1%
Jonathan Paul Flint (LIBERT) 764 1%
1988 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 127,800 91%
Bill Ashe (R) 10,979 8%
1986 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 94,307 89%
Bill Ashe (R) 10,407 10%
1984 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 152,432 89%
Edward J. Mack (R) 17,393 10%
1982 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 125,517 97%
1980 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 123,286 95%
1978 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 89,646 93%
1976 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 126,161 92%
1974 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 97,620 91%
1972 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 131,353 88%
1970 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 93,075 88%
1968 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 127,847 100%
1966 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 89,908 84%
Rhecha R. Ross (R) 16,853 16%
1964 general (MI-01 representative) John Conyers Jr. (D) 138,589 84%
Robert B. Blackwell (R) 25,735 16%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 85% Mitt Romney: 14%
2008 Barack Obama: 85% John McCain: 14%

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