Rep. Danny Davis (D-Illinois) biography

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Rep. Danny Davis (D-IL 7th District)

12th term Democrat from Illinois 7th District.

Bio

Residence: Chicago

Marital Status: Married (Vera)

Prev. Occupation: Health Care Association Executive, Teacher, Community Organizer

Prev. Political Exp.: Chicago City Council, 1979-90; Cook Co. Board of Commissioners, 1990-97, US House 1996-present

Education: BA AR AM&N Col., 1961; MA Chicago St. Univ., 1968; PhD Union Institute, 1977

Birthdate: 09/06/1941

Birthplace: Parkdale, AR

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 84%

Major Opponent: Jeffrey Leef


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Danny Davis.

Website: davis.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2159 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-1307
Phone: (202) 225-5006
Fax: (202) 225-5641

Chicago Office: (more district offices)

2815 West Fifth Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60612
Phone: (773) 533-7520
Fax: (773) 533-7530



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Yul Edwards
  • Scheduler: Jenell Brown
  • Legis. Dir.: Jill Hunter-Williams
  • Comm. Dir.: Ira Cohen
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Jill Hunter-Williams
  • Education LA: Jill Hunter-Williams
  • Telecomm LA: Jill Hunter-Williams
  • Transportation LA: Yul Edwards
  • Trade LA: Caleb Gilchrist
  • Commerce LA: Caleb Gilchrist
  • Labor LA: Lavell Brown
  • Budget LA: Jill Hunter-Williams
  • Government Affairs LA: Yul Edwards
  • Space - NASA LA: Jill Hunter-Williams
  • Animal Welfare LA: Caleb Gilchrist

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Danny Davis voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/08/2007 Yea Voted For
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/06/2007 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Danny Davis's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Danny Davis a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.3043 - Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and... No Send Message to Rep. Danny Davis
H.R.609 - 'To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965. No Send Message to Rep. Danny Davis
H.R.27 - 'To enhance the workforce investment system of the Nation by strengthening one-stop career center... No Send Message to Rep. Danny Davis
H.R.366 - 'To amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to strengthen and im... No Send Message to Rep. Danny Davis
H.R.250 - 'To establish an interagency committee to coordinate Federal manufacturing research and developme... No Send Message to Rep. Danny Davis
 

PAC

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