Rep. Danny Davis
Democrat • 7th District, Illinois • 9th Term • Sworn In 1997
- 8 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 324 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 122 of 437)
- 287 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 160 of 439) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 319 of 439)
Davis was born September 6, 1941 in Parkdale, Arkansas. He was educated at Chicago State University (Ph.D 1968) and the Union Institute & University in Cincinnati, Ohio, and was a clerk, a teacher, executive director of the Greater Lawndale Conservation Commission, director of training at the Martin L. King Neighborhood Health Center, executive director of the Westside Health Center, and a member of the Chicago City Council before entering the House in 1997.
- Today: 6
- Past Seven Days: 40
- All-Time: 34,786
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5787Referred to the House Committee Dec 03, 2014 21 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude payments received under the Work Colleges Program from gross income, including payments ...
H.R.5124 - Sickle Cell Disease Research, Surveillance, Prevention, and Treatment Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Jul 18, 2014 4 Views
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize a sickle cell disease prevention and treatment demonstration program and to provide for ...
H.R.3911Referred to the House Committee Jan 16, 2014 4 Views
To amend the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act to include bullying and harassment prevention programs.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5838 - Private Prison Information Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Dec 10, 2014 16 Views
To require non-Federal prisons and detention facilities holding Federal prisoners under a contract with the Federal Government to make availab...
H.Res.762Referred to the House Committee Nov 20, 2014 3 Views
Expressing support for the goals of National Adoption Day and National Adoption Month by promoting national awareness of adoption and the chil...
H.R.5739 - No Social Security for Nazis ActSigned by President Dec 18, 2014 56 Views
To amend the Social Security Act to provide for the termination of social security benefits for individuals who participated in Nazi persecuti...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5699: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5699 John Muir National Historic Site Expansion ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 83: To require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of technical, policy, and financial experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and the Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to affordable, reliable energy, including increasing use of indigenous clean-energy resources, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment: H R 83 An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energyNay (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 5806: Supporting America's Charities Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5806 Supporting America’s Charities ActNay (with party)December 11, 2014