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Rep. Danny K. Davis, D-Ill.

Member of the House (10th term)



District: Illinois - 7th District
Political Highlights: Chicago City Council, 1979-90; sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House, 1984; sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House, 1986; Cook County Commission, 1990-97; sought Democratic nomination for mayor of Chicago, 1991
Born: September 6, 1941; Parkdale, Ark.
Residence: Chicago
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, Vera G. Davis; two children
Education: Arkansas AM&N College, B.A. 1961; Chicago State U., M.A. 1968; Union Institute, Ph.D. 1977
Elected: 1996
Committee Assignments: Ways & Means (Health; Human Resources)
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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 174th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 3,119 followers
State Clout: Illinois is 16th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

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