Mich. Rep., Center Of Case For Reparations, May Be Kicked Out Congress

You'd have to be living underneath an internet rock to not have noticed Ta-Nehisi Coates' "The Case For Reparations" in The Atlantic circulating this week. However, a Michigan congressman who has been making the case for reparations since taking office in 1964 is staring down an abrupt end to his career. » 5/23/14 1:32pm 5/23/14 1:32pm

Congressman's Son Has $30K Stolen While Driving Gov't-Leased Escalade

The son of U.S. Rep. John Conyers, D-Detroit, reported some $30,000 in computers and concert tickets were stolen from a Cadillac Escalade he was driving in Detroit last week. The problem? The Escalade is leased by the government. » 11/30/10 4:00pm 11/30/10 4:00pm