U.S. Representative Danny Davis sits in his west side congressional office, long ago the headquarters of Sears Roebuck & Co. , and watches black Chicago slip away.
Two-time Olympic snowboard defending champion Shaun White finished fourth in the halfpipe at the Sochi Games, as Switzerland’s Iouri Podladtchikov and two Japanese teenagers took the medals.
U.S. Representative Danny Davis , a Democrat from Chicago’s South Side, was surprised to see his name in an October ad that criticized proposed regulations on for-profit colleges.
House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp signaled that he might break off a piece of the U.S. tax code revamp he outlined last week and try to advance it separately.
The father of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin told members of Congress that he wants his son’s name on a federal law that would make it a crime to profile minors and kill them in self-defense.
Congress should respond to the shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin with a law that would make it a crime to racially profile minors and kill them in self-defense, the Florida youth’s father told lawmakers.
"Shaun White did not win the Olympics: Wow."
- Danny Davis on Feb 11, 2014