John Conyers, longest serving U.S. black congressman, dies at 90

World / Politics Oct 28, 2019

John Conyers, longest serving U.S. black congressman, dies at 90

Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers, one of the longest-serving members of Congress whose resolutely liberal stance on civil rights made him a political institution in Washington and back home in Detroit despite several scandals, has died. He was 90. Conyers, among the high-profile politicians topped ...