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Who Really Represents Illinois?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Danny K. Davis (IL-07)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|DAVIS, Danny K., a Representative from Illinois; born in Parkdale, Ashley County, Ark., September 6, 1941; graduated from Savage High School; B.A., Arkansas A.M. & N. College, 1961; M.S., Chicago State University, Chicago, Ill., 1968; Ph.D., Union Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1977; clerk, Chicago, Ill., Post Office, 1961-1965; teacher, Chicago Public Schools, 1962-1968; executive director, Greater Lawndale Conservation Commission, 1969; director of training, Martin L. King Neighborhood Health Center, 1969-1971; executive director, Westside Health Center, 1975-1981; alderman, Chicago, Ill., city council, 1979-1990; commissioner, Cook County, Ill., board, 1990-1996; unsuccessful candidate for the United States House of Representatives in 1984 and 1986; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1997-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Danny K. Davis|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||86.13 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||370 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||264 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||378 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||283 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||367 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 44,250|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 11,031|
|Total Privately Funded Travel†||$ 80,001 to $ 90,000|
|Yrs of Service||5.5|
|Privately Funded Travel (with years-of-service multiplier)**||$ 80,001 to $ 90,000|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 102,711|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||19.60 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 25,584|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 371,129|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 87,513|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||41.40 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 822,033|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||51.10 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 101,849|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 97,729|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 206,325|