Rep. Danny Davis
Democrat • 7th District, Illinois • 9th Term • Sworn In 1997
- 7 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 329 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 266 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 163 of 438) 7 Made Into Law (Ranks 374 of 438)
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: 5
- Past Seven Days: 24
- All-Time: 34,187
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 0 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 8 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 5 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.699Motion to reconsider laid Aug 01, 2014 27 Views
Welcoming African leaders to the first United States-Africa Leaders' Summit and African trade ministers to the 13th Forum of the African Growt...
H.Res.701Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 26 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the current outbreak of Ebola in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia is an internation...
H.R.5280 - Employee Empowerment ActReferred to House Judiciary Jul 30, 2014 27 Views
To strengthen the current protections available under the National Labor Relations Act by providing a private right of action for certain viol...
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Nay (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Nay (with party)August 01, 2014