Local Activist Launches Congressional Bid

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Anthony Clark, an Oak Park activist and teacher, has announced that he plans to run for a 7th District Congressional seat again. | File

Well, it’s official. Anthony Clark, the outspoken Oak Park and River Forest High School teacher and founder of the nonprofit social justice organization Suburban Unity Alliance, is running for Congress again. 

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7th District Candidates Face-off For First Time

Monday, February 5, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Danny K. Davis and Anthony Clark in Melrose Park. | VFP 

Congressman Danny K. Davis (7th) and Anthony Clark, his challenger in the Democratic Primary, faced each other during a formal campaign event for the first time on Feb. 3.

The short exchange was a study in contrasts, as Davis presented himself as the experienced statesman while Clark presented himself as the face of change.

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