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Congressman Danny Davis from Illinois

Profile for Congressman Danny Davis from Illinois

Congressman Danny K. Davis
Democrat
Illinois
202-225-5006
District: 7

Next Election: 2020

Missed 1 Votes

Absent for 2% of Votes

Votes with Party 95%

Seniority: 24

Latest Votes:

Jul 18 2019

Voted Yes On Passage on HR582

Raise the Wage Act

Jul 18 2019

Voted No On Motion to Recommit with Instructions on HR582

Raise the Wage Act

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Latest Announcements:

Dec 31 1969 - 7:00 PM

Statement in Support of H.R. 1994, the SECURE Act

Dec 31 1969 - 7:00 PM

DURBIN, DAVIS CALL FOR INCREASED SUPPORT FOR CHILDREN TRAUMATIZED BY VIOLENCE FOLLOWING GAO REPORT FINDINGS

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $444,796
Individual $52,486
PAC & SuperPac $390,757
Disbursements: $551,754
Individual Refunds $0
Committee Refunds $0
Debts owed $58,955
Cash on Hand $203,987

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Bills Sponsored:

Jun 26 2019

hr3507

House Agriculture Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend title IV of the Social Security Act to ensure funding for grants to promote responsible fatherhood and strengthen low-income families, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Agriculture, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. - Jun 26 2019

Jun 18 2019

hr3298

House Ways and Means Committee

3 cosponsors

To increase entitlement funding for child care.

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 119. - Jul 18 2019

Jun 10 2019

hr3180

House Judiciary Committee

1 cosponsors

To improve the identification and support of children and families who experience trauma.

Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. - Jun 10 2019

May 23 2019

hr2940

House Ways and Means Committee

2 cosponsors

To extend the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families and related programs through September 30, 2019.

Signed by President. - Jul 8 2019

Apr 10 2019

hr2233

House Judiciary Committee

1 cosponsors

To require that States release persons charged with a misdemeanor on non-monetary conditions only prior to court adjudication.

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. - Apr 10 2019

Dec 13 2018

hr7296

House Ways and Means Committee

2 cosponsors

To ensure that foster children are able to use their Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits to address their needs and improve their lives.

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. - Dec 13 2018

Dec 6 2018

hres1171

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

10 cosponsors

Expressing the condolences of the House of Representatives and honoring the memory of the victims of the shooting at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois, on November 19, 2018.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. - Dec 6 2018

Apr 27 2018

hr5668

House Judiciary Committee

0 cosponsors

For the relief of Mykhaylo Gnatyuk and Melnik Gnatyuk.

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. - Apr 27 2018

Feb 27 2018

hr5103

House Energy and Commerce Committee

9 cosponsors

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the excise tax and special occupational tax in respect of firearms and to increase the transfer tax on any other weapon, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Natural Resources, the Judiciary, Education and the Workforce, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the - Feb 27 2018

Jan 18 2018

hr4833

House Judiciary Committee

8 cosponsors

To require that States release persons charged with a misdemeanor on non-monetary conditions only prior to court adjudication.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. - Jan 24 2018

Sep 12 2017

hr3742

House Education and the Workforce Committee

3 cosponsors

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide formula grants to States to improve higher education opportunities for foster youth and homeless youth, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. - Sep 12 2017

Jul 25 2017

hr3381

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

3 cosponsors

To establish in the Administration for Children and Families of the Department of Health and Human Services the Federal Interagency Working Group on Reducing Child Poverty to develop a national strategy to eliminate child poverty in the United States, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. - Jul 25 2017

Jun 8 2017

hr2834

House Ways and Means Committee

1 cosponsors

To improve the well-being of, and improve permanency outcomes for, children and families affected by heroin, opioids, and other substance abuse.

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. - Jun 21 2017

May 18 2017

hr2512

House Ways and Means Committee

2 cosponsors

To amend title IV of the Social Security Act to expand foster parent training and provides new appropriations to support the obtainment of a driver's license.

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. - May 18 2017

May 11 2017

hr2410

House Energy and Commerce Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize a sickle cell disease prevention and treatment demonstration program and to provide for sickle cell disease research, surveillance, prevention, and treatment.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Feb 27 2018

Apr 28 2017

hr2236

House Agriculture Committee

3 cosponsors

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to provide certain alternative eligibility requirements applicable to foster care youth, and homeless youth, who are enrolled at least half-time in an institution of higher education.

Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture. - Apr 28 2017

Apr 27 2017

hres290

House Energy and Commerce Committee

2 cosponsors

Expressing support for celebrating the fourth week in April as Every Kid Healthy Week.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Apr 27 2017

Mar 28 2017

hr1757

House Judiciary Committee

2 cosponsors

To address the psychological, developmental, social, and emotional needs of children, youth, and families who have experienced trauma, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. - Apr 12 2017