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Danny Davis' Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
June 27, 2013 Struggle for Equality
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson - National Endowment for the Arts Funding
April 27, 2012 Reps Davis and Gowdy Honor the Bicentennial of the 1940s Census
March 16, 2011 Rep. Davis Congratulates the Congressional Black Caucus for 40 Years of Service
Oct. 2, 2009 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
June 4, 2008 Library of Congress Sound Recording and Film Preservation Programs Reauthorization Act of 2008
April 30, 2008 Supporting the Mission and Goals of Workers Memorial Day
Sept. 10, 2007 Recognizing September 11 as a Day of Remembrance
July 11, 2007 Celebrating the 500th Anniversary of the First Use of the Name "America"
June 26, 2007 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 18, 2007 Recognizing the Significance of Juneteenth Independence Day
June 18, 2007 Recognizing the Significance of National Caribbean-American Heritage Month
May 21, 2007 George B. Lewis Post Office Building
May 21, 2007 Leonard W. Herman Post Office
May 8, 2007 Commemorating the 400th Anniversary of the Jamestown Settlement
May 1, 2007 Congratulating the City of Chicago for Being Chosen to Represent the United States to Host the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games
March 12, 2007 Establishing Dutch-American Friendship Day
Feb. 7, 2007 Recognizing the African American Spiritual as a National Treasure
Dec. 7, 2006 Expressing Sense Of The House Of Representatives That There Should Be Established An Irish-American Hertiage Month
Dec. 6, 2006 Sense Of Congress That President Should Posthumously Award Presidential Medal Of Freedom To Leroy Robert "Satchel" Paige
Sept. 20, 2006 Benjamin Franklin Tercendtenary Commission Act of 2005
Sept. 14, 2006 Honoring National Grandparents Day
Sept. 6, 2006 Abraham Lincoln Commemorative Coin Act
June 15, 2006 Iraq War Resolution
June 6, 2006 Supporting National Tourism Week
June 6, 2006 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of National Passport Month
April 5, 2006 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of Financial Literacy Month
Feb. 8, 2006 Supporting the Goals and Ideals of the Year of the Museum
Feb. 8, 2006 Congratulating the Pittsburgh Steelers for Winning Super Bowl XL
Feb. 6, 2006 Olver Opposes Warrantless Spying on Americans
Dec. 18, 2005 Little Rock Central High School Desegregation 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act
Dec. 14, 2005 Urging Observance of American Jewish History Month
Dec. 14, 2005 Expressing Sense of the House that Symbols and Traditions of Christmas Should be Protected
Dec. 6, 2005 Recognizing 50th Anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Nov. 16, 2005 Hurricane Regulatory Relief Act of 2005
Nov. 8, 2005 Clayton J. Smith Memorial Post Office Building
Nov. 1, 2005 Heinz Ahlmeyer, Jr. Post Office Building
Oct. 25, 2005 Rosa Parks
Oct. 18, 2005 U.S. Cleveland Post Office Building
Oct. 6, 2005 Ava Gardner Post Office
Oct. 6, 2005 Authorizing Use of Capitol Grounds for Event to Commemorate 10th Anniversary of Million Man March
July 29, 2005 In Recognition of Rosa Parks
June 21, 2005 Recognizing the Historical Significance of Juneteenth Independence Day
May 23, 2005 Celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Jan. 25, 2005 Celebrating 100 Years of the Rotary Club of Chicago's Service
Sept. 22, 2004 Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission Act
Sept. 22, 2004 Hudson - Fulton - Champlain 400th Commemoration Commission Act of 2004
July 12, 2004 Expressing Sense of Congress that Dinah Washington be Recognized as One of the Most Talented Vocalists in American Popular Music History
July 12, 2004 Congratulating California State University Fullerton Titans Baseball Team on 2004 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I World Series
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