Tag: Congressman Davis

Community Members Meet To Strategize Future Of Hampton Boyhood Home

Saturday, November 3, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Community members, including Fred Hampton Jr. and Congressman Danny K. Davis, meet at Irving in Maywood to discuss the future of Fred Hampton Sr.’s boyhood home. | VFP 

Around two dozen community members met Nov. 1 at Irving Middle School, 805 S. 17th Ave. in Maywood, to discuss the longterm future of the boyhood home of Black Panther icon Fred Hampton.

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Davis Glides To Primary Victory In 7th District

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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Area Physician to Run for Congress Again

Friday, October 20, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Dr. Jeffrey Leef, a local doctor who recently announced that he’s running for Congress for a second time. | Photo Submitted

Dr. Jeffrey Leef, a River Forest radiologist who ran as the Republican challenger against U.S. Rep. Danny K. Davis (7th) in 2016, recently announced that he’s running for Congress again.

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