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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Tuesday, March 20, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Congressman Danny K. Davis (7th) easily prevailed over challenger Anthony Clark in the March 20 Democratic primary election. With roughly 90 percent of precincts reporting as of 10:20 p.m., Davis was up on Clark by a 74 percent to 26 percent margin.
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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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