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Danny Davis
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 7th district
Assumed office
January 3, 1997
Preceded by Cardiss Collins
Cook County Commissioner
for the 1st District
In office
1994–1997
Preceded by District created
Succeeded by Darlena Williams-Burnett
Cook County Commissioner
for the City of Chicago
In office
1990 – 1994
At-Large
Chicago City Alderman
for the 29th Ward
In office
1979–1990
Preceded by Leroy Cross
Succeeded by Sam Burrell
Personal details
Born
Daniel K. Davis

September 6, 1941 (1941-09-06) (age 80)
Parkdale, Arkansas, U.S.
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s)
Vera G. Davis (m. 1974)
Children Jonathan Davis
Stacey Davis
Residence Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Alma mater UAPB
Chicago State University
Union Institute & University
Profession Educator, politician, nonprofit program coordinator

Daniel K. Davis (born September 6, 1941) is an American politician. He is the U.S. Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district, serving since January 1997. Davis is a member of the Democratic Party.

Davis is a member of the Congressional Black Caucus, Progressive Caucus, and Democratic Socialists of America.

Davis was one of 31 U.S. Representatives who voted against counting the electoral votes from Ohio in the 2004 presidential election.

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