Conyers Announces Retirement, Endorses Son To Succeed Him

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Rep. John Conyers on Tuesday announced his immediate retirement and endorsed his son John Conyers III to take his seat in Congress.

“I am retiring today,” Conyers, D-Mich., said in a local radio interview. “I want everyone to know how much I appreciate people’s support.”

The 88-year-old Conyers made his decision two weeks after allegations first surfaced and after returning last week to his Detroit-area district to discuss his political future with family and advisers. Read more at Fox News.

{Matzav.com}

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  1. What does he mean, he wants his son to take over? Aren’t there elections? Is this a family business? What happened to democracy?

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