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  1. Tom Kacich: Even without Ammons, 13th District race is Democrat-heavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | The News-Gazette

    Even with state Rep. Carol Ammons opting not to run, there could be as many as five contenders for the Democratic Party nomination to take on U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis next year. There were two Democratic candidates in the 2012 primary, three in 2014 and one in 2016.

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  2. Alabama Won't Help Disenfranchised Citizens Understand If They Can Now VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Switched

    ... now be eligible. It's also unclear what kind of legal process those need to go through to get on the rolls, said Artur Davis, the executive director of Legal Services Alabama. But Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill (R) told HuffPost he was ...

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  3. Davis main target of barbs at Democrat luncheonRead the original story

    May 1, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    President Donald Trump and Gov. Bruce Rauner were hit by speakers at Sunday's Champaign County Democrat spring luncheon, but no one was targeted more than three-term U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis. The Taylorville Republican was criticized not only by four avowed or potential Democratic congressional candidates, but also by a gubernatorial contender and a state senator.

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  4. Weekend campaign roundupRead the original story

    May 1, 2017 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Pritzker's campaign last evening confirmed the coming endorsement but would not go much beyond the names of unions that POLITICO already knew of from sources, including: Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters, United Food and Commercial Workers Local 881 United Association of Plumbers Local 130 and a local laborers group. Trade unions in this state are historically allied with Speaker Madigan.

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  5. Kenyen Brown: Departing U.S. attorney looks back at time as Mobile's top prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... Ethics Committee. He liked the work and was happy in Washington, but he'd caught the eye of Alabama congressman Artur Davis, who was helping the new Obama administration select appointees. Davis believed that Brown would make a fine U.S. attorney. ...

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  6. Another death in the family of Congressman DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Northwest Herald

    Davis' son, Stacey Wilson, was found dead in his Chicago home on Thursday. A spokeswoman for Davis says no foul play is suspected in the 44-year-old man's death.

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  7. Trump budget supports NASA & Army, hits other north Alabama programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... also be eliminated. It represented roughly 11,000 Alabama residents last year, according to executive director Artur Davis, in cases involving foreclosures, domestic violence, veterans' issues and bankruptcies. - The Appalachian Regional Commission ...

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  8. Trump Budget Would Gut Legal Aid For Veterans, Domestic Abuse Victims And Disaster SurvivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Switched

    ... 80 percent of its funding from us. So yes, our impact is felt disproportionately in rural areas," Sandman said. Artur Davis, a former member of Congress who now serves as the executive director of Legal Services Alabama, recently wrote that his ...

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  9. Artur Davis: The case for legal aid's survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Alabama Live

    The myth endures, in some circles, that federally funded legal aid is subsidized activism. The claim persists that rather than represent the poor in "routine" civil legal matters, that legal services organizations have been diverted to an ideological mission that taxpayers shouldn't have to support.

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  10. Free legal services clinic hires former Congressman to help low-income residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | WALA

    ... with low income who need legal representation. Legal Services Alabama recently hired a new Executive Director. Artur Davis is a former three-term us congressman from Alabama and has been a big part of Alabama issues and concerns over the last number ...

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  11. The Orange Grove: Foothill-South at a dead end for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Laguna News Post

    Last May, during a late-night markup in the House of the National Defense Authorization Act, HR1585, a curious event occurred. Rep. Susan Davis, D-San Diego, offered an amendment that, in effect, revised federal legislation authorizing the Navy to grant an easement for the construction of the Foothill-South Toll Road through a corner of Camp Pendleton.

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  12. How Black Democrats Stole Votes in Alabama And Jeff Sessions Tried to Stop ItRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... has long been plagued by accusations of voter fraud in local elections. As former Alabama Democratic congressman Artur Davis said , "The most aggressive contemporary voter suppression in the African American community" that he saw in Alabama was ...

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  13. Former Alabama Congressman Artur Davis has new jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Alabama Live

    He ran for governor in 2010 but failed to win the Democratic nomination. In 2015, he lost in a bid to unseat Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange. Davis has outlined a five-year plan intended to expand the organization's ability to represent poor citizens in civil court, the press release said.

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