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Danny Davis' Public Statements

Full Name: Danny K. Davis
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 7, Democratic
First Elected: 11/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 7
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Vera; 2 Children: Jonathan, Stacey
Birth Date: 09/06/1941
Birth Place: Parkdale, AR
Home City: Chicago, IL
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Davis announces Ways and Means Subcommittee Assignments
Issue Position: War in Iraq
Issue Position: Education Begins at Home Act
Issue Position: The Health Care & Education Affordability Reconciliation Act of 2010
Issue Position: Recovery Act
Issue Position: Employee Free Choice Act
Issue Position: Federal Prison Work Incentive Act
Issue Position: House Health Care Bill Summary and Discussion
Issue Position: National Health Care Act
Issue Position: 2010 Nuclear Posture Review Fact Sheet
Issue Position: African Americans and Healthcare
Issue Position: Second Chance Act
Issue Position: We Need a New Direction!
Issue Position: 2010 Census
Issue Position: Accomplishments of the 111th Congress
July 17, 2014 Fighting Hunger Incentive Act of 2014
July 16, 2014 Violence in Chicago
July 11, 2014 Bonus Depreciation Modified and Made Permanent
July 9, 2014 Supporting Knowledge and Investing in LIfelong Skills Act
June 26, 2014 Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support Act of 2014
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 12, 2014 S Corporation Permanent Tax Relief Act of 2014
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
May 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
May 27, 2014 Letter to Ashley Higgins, United States Department of Education - Gainful Employment Rule
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
May 20, 2014 House Democrats Introduce Legislation to Tighten Restrictions on Corporate Tax Inversions
May 20, 2014 House Democrats Introduce Legislation To Tighten Restrictions On Corporate Tax Inversions
May 15, 2014 Durbin, Kirk, Bustos, Davis: Bipartisan Bill to Improve Illinois Locks & Dams Included In Water Resources Reform And Development Act
May 8, 2014 American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014
May 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development - Regarding Fair Housing
May 7, 2014 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4438, American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014
May 7, 2014 Recommending that the House Find Lois G. Lerner in Contempt of Congress
May 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for a 2015 Aging Conference
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 8, 2014 Remembering the Rwandan Genocide
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 4, 2014 Restoration of Unemployment Benefits
April 4, 2014 Extending Unemployment Insurance
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 31, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Frank Wolf, and Chakah Fattah - Increase Funding for SCAAP Reimbursements
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 28, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee - Fund Non-Profit Security Grant Program
March 28, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman and Jim Moran, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies, of the Committee on Appropriations - Funding for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
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