Rep. Danny Davis
Democrat • 7th District, Illinois • 9th Term • Sworn In 1997
- 7 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 320 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 75 of 436)
- 259 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 152 of 439) 7 Made Into Law (Ranks 330 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: 10
- Past Seven Days: 37
- All-Time: 34,053
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5124 - Sickle Cell Disease Research, Surveillance, Prevention, and Treatment Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 16, 2014 18 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 13 Views
To amend the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act to include bullying and harassment prevention programs.
H.R.3124 - Investing in Permanency for Youth in Foster Care ActReferred to the House Committee Sep 18, 2013 3 Views
To amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to extend the adoption incentive payments program to incentive payments for foster chil...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.673Referred to the House Committee Jul 17, 2014 12 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of National Clinicians HIV/AIDS Testing and Awareness Day, and for other purposes.
H.R.5130Referred to the House Committee Jul 17, 2014 14 Views
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish a national usury rate for consumer credit transactions.
H.Res.671Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Jul 16, 2014 10 Views
Recognizing the 100th anniversary of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 3230: Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 3230 Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014Abstain (against party)July 22, 2014
H.R. 1022: Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1022 Securing Energy Critical Elements and American Jobs ActAbstain (against party)July 22, 2014
H.R. 4411: Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 4411 To prevent Hezbollah and associated entities from gaining access to international financial and other institutions, and for other purposes.Abstain (against party)July 22, 2014