Representative Danny K. Davis's Public Statements


Full Name: Danny K. Davis
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
Primary March 18, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
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Davis announces Ways and Means Subcommittee Assignments Issue Position: War in Iraq Issue Position: Education Begins at Home Act Issue Position: African Americans and Healthcare Issue Position: The Health Care & Education Affordability Reconciliation Act of 2010 Issue Position: Second Chance Act Issue Position: Accomplishments of the 111th Congress Issue Position: Federal Prison Work Incentive Act Issue Position: 2010 Census Issue Position: 2010 Nuclear Posture Review Fact Sheet Issue Position: We Need a New Direction! Issue Position: National Health Care Act Issue Position: Recovery Act Issue Position: Employee Free Choice Act Issue Position: House Health Care Bill Summary and Discussion 7/30/14 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - IRS Abuses: Ensuring That Targeting Never Happens Again 7/25/14 Child Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2014 7/24/14 Student and Family Tax Simplification Act 7/24/14 Progressive Caucus 7/24/14 Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act 7/17/14 Fighting Hunger Incentive Act of 2014 7/16/14 Violence in Chicago 7/11/14 Bonus Depreciation Modified and Made Permanent 7/09/14 Supporting Knowledge and Investing in LIfelong Skills Act 6/26/14 Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support Act of 2014 6/20/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions 6/17/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers 6/12/14 S Corporation Permanent Tax Relief Act of 2014 6/12/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei 5/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program 5/29/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras 5/28/14 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses 5/27/14 Letter to Ashley Higgins, United States Department of Education - Gainful Employment Rule 5/22/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits 5/20/14 House Democrats Introduce Legislation To Tighten Restrictions On Corporate Tax Inversions 5/20/14 House Democrats Introduce Legislation to Tighten Restrictions on Corporate Tax Inversions 5/15/14 Durbin, Kirk, Bustos, Davis: Bipartisan Bill to Improve Illinois Locks & Dams Included In Water Resources Reform And Development Act 5/08/14 American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014 5/08/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development - Regarding Fair Housing 5/07/14 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4438, American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2014 5/07/14 Recommending that the House Find Lois G. Lerner in Contempt of Congress 5/02/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for a 2015 Aging Conference 4/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms 4/09/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal 4/08/14 Remembering the Rwandan Genocide 4/04/14 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 4/04/14 Restoration of Unemployment Benefits 4/04/14 Extending Unemployment Insurance 4/04/14 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health 4/02/14 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer