17 Burst results for "Congressman Conyers"
"congressman conyers" Discussed on KKAT
"Man well this must infuriate congressman clyburn another white woman has come out against congressman conyers this time it's nancy pelosi pelosi forget about that whole i come thing you know that i come thing you heard so much about forget it the icon is out in pelosi's office she says that she prays for him she hasn't pray for him she had imprint anybody except the party however she says congressman conyers should resign so there you go nancy turned down another white woman churning out not congressman just can't trust these what moment and i guess you just can't make up her mind with her the dow has cracked twenty four thousand for the first time ever shattering a record i've got news about mccain coming up president trump could be his own worst enemy when it comes to a possible obstruction of justice case against him that's the opinion of california democrat senator dianne feinstein one day it's one story the next day it's another story a third day it's another story it's very concerning to get at the truth feinstein down on nbc's meet the press along with maine republican susan collins who is defending her vote for the tax overall bill i think can we can stimulate the economy create more jobs that that does generate more readily the bill now goes to conference to reconcile its differences with the house.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on No Agenda
"I pray for congressman conyers in his family and wish them well health ever congressman conyers should resign esteem congressman conyers the served at our congress than more than five decades and shape some of the most consequential legislation of the last halfcentury however zero tolerance means consequences for everyone no matter how great the legacy it's no life to harrass or discriminate so she's very clear but still hill he's been a great guy savvy lewis his lawyers a whole different story though you you see this guy conyers lawyer no not at a ball this guy's is he's a black guy with a bow tie so know just a it's a look very very specific kind of looked at he's not having any of it and if you listen to the iaea rebuttals from any of these accused men that near they remember the night differently deng on the circumstances weren't quite that way mr caballe indicates that he never saw anything it verified that the congressman higher the accusers daughter but there became a problem all hell broke loose when the congressman fire the daughter and then all of a sudden we get the sexual harassment sexual allegation problem here's the predator this she's talking about he's holding of a picture of the two of them in party dress at the barest of all the 2011 barrister ball she said that he took every opportunity during hours to harass he was an animal what you booed up with him at the barrister ball komo now come with those in work like that.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on KOMO
"Carleen johnson more than two hundred thirty women signed onto a letter titled stand with us denouncing the current culture and reporting system at the capital but they don't like is the fact that the state house and senate currently have separate human resources departments for reporting misconduct and those departments are overseen by political leadership the women who signed the letter include lobbyists staffers and lawmakers and say they fear retaliation if they reports something and think it could harm chances for legislation the working on or hurt their career lobbyist rebecca johnson told the northwest news network the good thing is the veil has finally been lifted on sexual harassment what occurred and shannon besides a more neutral reporting system they want the state house and senate to work together on change and they want to work group that includes lawmakers lobbyists another capitol hill workers to come up with recommendations for a new reporting system and conduct standards carleen johnson komo news veteran congressman john conyers is under growing pressure to resign terry moraes's elitist of michigan democrat has rejected numerous allegations of sexual misconduct but his political lifeline is shrinking the allegations against congressman conyers are serious disappoint disappointing and very credible house democratic leader and longtime conyers ally nancy pelosi congressman conyers should resign sfeir said of the brave women of came forward air obed justice republican house speaker paul ryan so yes i think he should resign i think should resign immediate i've just been briefed on on on on the torrent of allegations and i think he should in washington i'm teary more the sounders returning to the mls finals to defend their championship fans.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on KOIL
"The same time i think is again enough of appetite where notches republicans in the senate republicans in the house as well we'll say um you know even if we have just passed the exact senate bill but then you know i would support that because it's significantly better than the status quo so um you know i would expect to see that to lean more towards the senate version or whatever dozen a passing the senate just because there is a smaller margin for error there and you can lose some republicans in the house whether that comes from the far right on the freedom caucus side or unease centrist tuesday group side uh see but uh either way i had expected to come out closer to the senate version then we turn to the scandals that have been in congress uh of calls of course from both house speaker pelosi and speaker paul ryan who don't agree that the sun rises in the east but they both agree that john conyers should resign no such call on the senate side regarding senator al franken of of minnesota granted beat the accusations in each case are are somewhat different but is there a case to be made by congressman conyers that its racism at work bacon up putting claiming i dunno through uh you know a few different examples here you know obviously connors has been um either been settlements that have been paid our right so it's it's clear that they have been things that have going on for decades in his office allegedly and uh that settlements funded by taxpayers have been uh the result of those accusations whereas that hasn't been the case for al franken yet um you know if there are enough accusations against him that could result in um such harassment settlements that are funded by the taxpayer or whomever but um uh i think you have after agree that there are differences in these cases and that uh racist necessarily the biggest factor that is the difference here now looking at uh what might happen with more and more first of all our after the.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on KOIL
"The nation's high eighty five in both mccallum and edinburgh this is america in the morning it is 16 after the hour calls for veteran congressman john conyers to resign are growing terry more reports from dc the michigan democrat has rejected numerous allegations of sexual misconduct but his political lifeline is shrinking the allegations against congressman conyers are serious disappoint disappointing and their incredible house democratic leader and longtime conyers ally nancy pelosi congressman conyers should resign sfeir said at the brave women of came forward are owed justice meantime the third ranking democrat in the house south carolinas jim clyburn also called on conyers to step down clyburn in conyers are longtime members of the congressional black caucus republican house speaker paul ryan so yes i think he should resign i think he should resign immediately i've just been briefed on on on on the torrent of allegations and i think he should ryan said there must be zero tolerance no woman should have to endure harassment in any form and any institution let alone here in congress the eighty eight year old conyers was hospitalized in detroit yesterday for a stressrelated illness i'm teary more in washington it's seven scene after congressman joe barton accused of sex thing multiple women will not seek reelection barton's home state of texas send our clayton novel is they're covering the story congressman barton announced earlier this year that he would run for reelection since that time three women have come forward alleging they had sexually motivated conversations online with them one woman posting a nude photo of barton he allegedly sent to her on social media and another claiming she had enough there were the congressman with two of three women coming forward this week burton announced he won't run again after more than thirty years serving.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on KHNR 690AM
"The news this hour thrown found all dot com i'm rhonda roster senate republicans continue work on the tax bill friday after hitting a speed bump thursday over concerns about the deficit linda kenyon has our latest republicans like 10 scott of south carolina have been saying since the start of the debate that the corporate tax cuts in the bill would help spur economic growth our workers deserve the opportunity to work for companies whose tax rates are competitive the ranking democrat on the senate finance committee senator ron wyden says the democrats have been saying all along that the corporate tax cuts will not erase the deficit it is a trillion dollar miss the house has already passed its own version of a tax reform bill linda kenyon washington just days after saying he was an icon house minority leader nancy he pelosi says it's time for michigan congressman john conyers to step aside dover misconduct charges i pray the constant kindness that his form length wish them well health ever congressman conyers should resign conyers is the longestserving member of the house he's faced increasing calls to step down after several former aides accused him of inappropriate sexual behaviour his attorney says conyers is innocent and has no plans to resign meanwhile texas congressman joe barton says he's not going to stand for reelection after a nude photo and allegations of sexual misconduct surfaced about him in announcing that he'll retire next year and make way for someone new this senior texas representative made no mention at the embarrassing events of this month republican joe barton a member of a conservative clock as head a nude photo of him posted on twitter and then a tea party organizer willie's lurid messages she says they exchanged in 2012 including his asking if she was wearing underwear that organizer kelly cannon says she's will leave that barton's resigning and that's jackie.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on MSNBC Rachel Maddow (audio)
"When the full leadership of the democratic party in the house said not just that the sexual harassment allegations against john conyers should be investigated today the democratic leadership in the house moved on from that position to say in fact that john conyers should resign democratic leader nancy pelosi and steny hoyer and james clapper an all now calling for john conyers his resignation congressman conyers is eighty eight years old he was reportedly hospitalized today first stressrelated illness at home in michigan so it remains to be seen how and when the congressman will make this decision but the pressure on him is now quite intense all that said here's what's going on right now tonight in terms of the drama that we have been watching four in expecting in washington in an important cents what has gone wrong tonight for republicans in washington all has to do with this man who is our nation's treasury secretary one thing that i'd like to clear up first and foremost is how you pronounce your name because i've heard it pronounced fifteen different ways by people who swear they know your family mnuchin i'll go with steve mnuchin just for the record cleared up and we get it right here in steven mnuchin just so people know that you guys it's it's stephen it's not not steve it's steven steven mnuchin he was a fundraiser for the donald trump campaign he has no background in public service he did make a ton of money in the financial crisis foreclosing on low income californians which led to march is like this on his twenty three thousand square foot california mansion marches led by some of the people he was turfing out onto the street because of the wall street collapse.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on KARN 102.9
"Tammy fay baker back in nine seventy eight or '19 seventy not travel implement has can ask you think i hear is more in your caucus are calling on her to resign how can you haven't called on him to resign whether the uh the allegations against congressman conyers as we have learned more since sunday or serious disappoint disappointing and very credible sfeir said of the brave women of came forward are owed justice i pray for congressman conyers in his family and wish them well health ember congressman conyers should resign as far as capitol hill is concerned going to be sure that everyone workers here who might be the nazis so sunday night's he pelosi was running cover for john conyers due process hera media surrogates and i would now include the morning schmo joe scarborough and msnbc is a network came to her defence and came to the defence of john conyers then there was pushback by women even within the democratic caucus in the house by others saying that ninety pelosi just set back the right of women and the rights of women and the democrat party decades she could see the ground moving under her feet and she reverse course now she's called for the resignation of john conyers and she pretends is because more women came for it we we have mr clyburn the number three democrat in the house who insisted that elected officials have one standard and the rest of us another as he was getting on an elevator even though the man is very serious incoherent at times uh i don't know if it's the way he speaks he speaks hunters breath three intends to be that way so he could move in one direction or another i don't know he also made it abundantly clear with this reference to susan smith to is that in new york times reporters aware of susan smith accused a black man falsely of course of having killed her children when in fact she drowned our children and he made the reference to susan smith of the john conyers case suggesting that only white women had attacked conyers when in.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on 1170 The Answer
"And with the french of the of michael medved y'all russell mirror it's albin it's expand curve its welcoming its filled what life this is michael beck gucci 21 minutes after the hour on the michael medved show both the republican and democratic leaders of the house of representatives of called for john conyers to resign and the problem with congressman conyers is not only the four very credible statements about a fairly gross assault and not just harassment not just making some comments not just grabbing someone on the rear end while you're doing a selfie but serious stuff and serious enough so the taxpayer money was used to buy silence from people which is the real problem here and nancy pelosi who before had been saying the john conyers was an icon in the house and cheeses dear friend she actually spoke this morning having flipped her position the allegations against congressman conyers as we have learned more sense uh sunday or serious disappoint disappointing and very credible fair said of the brave women of came forward are owed justice i pray for congressman conyers and his family and wish them well how ever congressman conyers should resign ah yes he should uh his attorney however named arnold read does not agree but if not out congressman issue sure is hail won't be the one still the congress to leave that decision will be completely up to the congressman he's not thought about that he's thinking about his health these thinking about getting wale that is the main focus of the family they would ask of their privacy at this time while he is being treated.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on KHNR 690AM
"While michael medved y'all crossover or give albin it's expand who've its welcoming it fills what life this is the michael medved show 21 minutes after the hour on the michael medved show both the republican and democratic leaders of the house of representatives have called for john conyers to resign and the problem with congressman conyers is not only the four very credible statements about a fairly gross assault and and not just harassment not just making some comments not just grabbing someone on the rear end while you're doing a selfie but serious stuff and serious enough so the taxpayer money was used to buy silence from people which is the real problem here and nancy pelosi who before had been saying the john conyers was an icon in the house and she's as dear friend she actually spoke this morning having flipped her position and he allegations against congressman conyers that we have learn more sense uh sunday or serious disappoint disappointing and very credible terror said are the brave women of came forward are owed justice i pray for congressman conyers than his family and wish them well hell ever congressman conyers should resign yes he should uh his attorney however named arnold read does not agree but if not a congressman shearer's hail won't be the ones still the congress in the to leave that decision booby completely up to the congressman.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on KQED Radio
"The listeners of kqed high pressure is continuing the presentation of dry and mild weather that'll be the case through the end of this week and the weekend as well into next week and a were expecting daytime highs today in the '60s it's thirty three minutes past eight this is morning edition from npr news i'm david greene at npr west in culver city california significant development this morning in washington house minority leader nancy pelosi is now calling for congressman john conyers to resign she spoke about this just a few moments ago let's listen in the allegations against congressman conyers that we have learned more sense as sunday are serious disappoint disappointing and their incredible sfeir said at the brave women of came forward owed justice i pray for congressman conyers them his family and wish them well hell ever congressman conyers should resign let's talk about this now with npr's mara liasson who center studios in washington i mara had even take us back to the beginning of bid if you can with the kind your story but what does he accused of in what has been a situation of until this point while he is accused of sexual harassment with several of his aides uh they've been coming forward one of them is still anonymous she was the subject of a settlement that was made width through the car congressional process but what's what happened when nancy you heard nancy pelosi say since sunday on sunday she did a fairly disastrous according to many democrats television interview where she seemed to support him or at least she said we should have a process we should have due process we should find out what these accusations are now what you're hearing her saying is we i've looked into this the women are credible and congressman conyers should resign conyers by the way is it home in detroit and he is in the hospital for a stressrelated illness he is eighty eight years old occur um will vote of the redick at the.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on KBNP AM 1410
"Having hailed as zero tolerance movement against sexual misconduct as quote unquote transformative sohail some so refreshing so different unquote so while pelosi is demanding due process for congressman conyers and refusing to call for the resignation of either congressman years orb minnesota senator al franken pelosi and democrats still think that alabama you ascetic kennedy more should pull out because of his multiple accusers now how is this intellectually defensible on any level now again will i'm inclined to believe the accusers in all these cases bagged ever ever really be the measure should uh uh anyway um embassies jonathan admiral sir rights cope pelosi's comments were criticized as tone death and a bad flab won the deluded the message the democrats want to be sending on sexual misconduct particularly in light of roy more syndicate an alabama and president donald trump's support for him quote i'm trying to think of a political interview in recent history that's been as damaging to a politician simply because she was so unprepared and could not answer questions about a huge crisis that is sweeping across the nation and so many industries not just politics said a lease jordan they republican strategist and embassies and msnbc analyst jonah said quote name think the democrats on capitol hill are underestimating the movement that's happening right now in the tenor of the kgb when it comes out with zero tolerance for sexual harassment and sexual assault it's another example of washington protecting their own their protecting the boys were in the club unquote jordan added quote again it's about the ties of the club the bonds of the club no one will defy that noone will defy that even when it's a question of morality and standards from the party that extensively says they support women however it's not just republican efforts that are coming out with knitted consternation gene jonathan allen continues to write quote as democrats.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on KQED Radio
"Dense fog advisory is in place for the sacramento valley in the delta that'll be the case till eleven this morning otherwise it it'll be partly cloudy with highs in the upper 60s to the upper 70s it's eight 80 seven it's morning edition from npr news i'm rachel martin and i'm steve inskeep a house ethics committee the house ethics committee has formally investigating congressman john conyers the latest lawmaker to face accusations of sexual harassment the michigan democrat admits that he settled the case with an aide she says she rejected his advances in was wrongfully fired conyers says though he did nothing wrong congresswoman debbie dingell is on the line she is also a democrat from michigan welcome to the program it's good to be with you this morning so you know congressman conyers are you surprised when the story broke i'm going to use the words that i was deeply disturbed you know i've heard stories about many people over the years there are thousands of names out there and i think we may be at a breaking moment it won't be breaking moment it will not be assu nami it will not be that water should moment until it's real for every woman across the country whether you're a waitress were unaffected floor et cetera but you cannot be we simply cannot tolerate this kind of sexual harassment if it's true in any way but every man every person is entitled innocent until proven guilty so the right thing has happened this has gone to the ethics committee for investigation does it bother you the public money parental used for the settlement the conyers approved it deeply bothers me i did no that there was a fund that was being used to fund any of this until it was testified about at the house administration committee about ten days ago i have been one of the loudest in the clearest that we must change these rules we must be transparent and no public money should ever be used to pay off somebody for inappropriate behaviour should congressman conyers resigned based on what you're no no.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM
"Called all american made join us today at two on 939 fm w nysc it's morning edition from npr news i'm rachel martin and i'm steve inskeep our house ethics committee the house ethics committee is formally investigating congressman john conyers the latest lawmaker to face accusations of sexual harassment the michigan democrat admits that he settled the case with an aide she says she rejected his advances and was wrongfully fired conyers says though he did nothing wrong congresswoman debbie dingell is on the line she is also a democrat from michigan welcome back to the program it's good to be with you this morning so you know congressman conyers were you surprised when the story broke i'm going to use the words that i was deeply disturbed you know i've heard stories about many people over the years through thousands of names out there and i think we may be at a breaking moment it won't be a break in mumbai it will not be assu nami it will not be that water should moment until it real for every woman across the country whether you're a waitress were unaffected floor uh at said trump but you there cannot be resolved flick cannot tolerate this kind of sexual harassment if it's true in any way but every man every person is entitled innocent until proven guilty so the right thing has happened this has gone to the ethics committee for investigation does it bother you that public money was apparently used for the settlement the conyers approved it deeply bothers me i did not know that there was a fund that was being used to fund any of this intel it was testified about at the house administration committee about ten days ago i have been one of the loudest in the clearest that we must change these rules we must be transparent and no public money should ever be used to pay off somebody for inappropriate behaviour should congressman conyers resigned based on what you're know now i think he is entitled to his day at the ethics committee a be very careful you know we've heard about bats out there making accusations against people that are too but there's clearly the stories were hearing are disturbing that it go to the ethics committee i hope that they will act fairly transparently and quickly what about al franken senator from minnesota also member of your party what are.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on Anderson Cooper 360
"Congressman spear the house ethics committee is now investigating the allegations against your colleague congressman john conyers which is something i know you called for earlier today what's your reaction to the allegations well the allegations are serious and that's why they need to be investigated and moreover i think the member what's called the mra the member representation allowance needs to be looked at because it in many respects i think the number that we've been using as to the number of cases and the amount of money that has been doled out out of taxpayer funds may be actually much larger than seventeen million dollars to the extent that members have used their mra accounts to pay off individuals who have been sexually harassed use different money to pay off this claim apparently then the seventy million the uber talking about so much recently i do wanna talk about this oh last week you touched off a firestorm when you said you knew of two sitting members of congress a republican in a democrat who have quote engaged in sexual harassment is congressman conyers one of those people no he's not so there are two more e in that gets to my next question do you believe that members of congress who settle sexual harassment claims should be named publicly because the end of the day it's all of us it's taxpayers were paying these settlements well that's why the bill that i've introduced would require much more transparency the members office would be identified and the member would have to repay the us treasury for any amount of money that the settlement his were acquired they would have to pay out of their own pocket in i know there are nondisclosure agreements would isn't heaven things going beyond the at this point particularly if you know two members who been gauge in sexual harassment dope people need to know who they are people who work in the halls of congress.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on WGTK
"Steve moore is uh is from heritage chief economic adviser from with wall street journal and the one thing while the news rooms across america chase the boudoir stories or or what they think are scintillating democrats layoff reagan congressman conyers cbs's charlie rose they have given absolute tiny little pebble of time the economy under president trump and things have going on each steve moore who constantly reminded us rigs uptodate steve welcome to the dennis prager show how you doing i say i am great to be with value you're probably a little bit almost than i am but i have learned today hair than you do that's have great ages have great stylist steve out the one thing in a you know we will need you and i talk about this and i probably weekly were every other week is that while the stories the fake news whatever you want to call hatched a crumb media will focus on chasing this about a trump russia story or go into a you know more story the economy and the market from when trump was sworn in in january two two day i mean that's that's straw at stronger than horseradish as we say tech's biggest story of the year and of course a story that nobody's covering right so there is some and i'm i'm kinda proud of this because i as you know i worked with a donald trump during the campaign with my buddy larry kudlow as as senior economic advisor assent in this counties growing even faster than we.
"congressman conyers" Discussed on WMAL 630AM
"The leader of the country to order the criminal justice system to retaliate against his political opponents that was congressman conyers question is it common for the president two politically retaliate against his opponents and by the way i amazing to me that attorney general sessions couldn't raise the question of lois lerner and the irs in response to that question could i owed justice department nol no that's not common bought you know under barack obama the treasury department used quite a bet against his political opponents if they had the word tea party in their organisational man the conyers i would say that it's on the department of justice can never be used to retaliate politically against opponents and that would be wrong interpreters no the eu stands for itself i guess we'll with just that that would make it a little easier if you just responded yes or no if you can five bat really good with alba's multi subotic words salambek uh that's what the day was like for attorney general jeff sessions abded with this though and i want to give him a little credit for gave fiery lastly i would like to address the false charges made about my previous testimony my answers have not changed i've always told the truth and i have answered every question as i understood them to the best of my recollection as i will continue to do today all right and he continued with uh uh because he knew going into the pretty much every democrat was going to say either trump is using the justice department to punish hillary clinton has political opponent because hillary didn't do anything wrong except of course we just talk about all the democrats were now stepping up in saying that she was protecting a rapist but saw for a moment uh and the other part of the democrats testimony today or questioning of his testimony stay was all going to be you lied about russia you lied about rushie light about russia and all of my testimony i can only do my best to answer your questions as i understand them and to the best of my memory but i will not accept and reject accusations that.