OPRF Teacher Announces Bid For 7th District Congressional Seat
OPRF teacher announces bid for 7th District Congressional seat
A recent trip to Knoxville, Tenn., was the final confirmation Oak Park’s Anthony Clark needed to pursue a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.
This month, Clark announced his intention to seek the 7th District seat in the 2018 election, a seat currently held by longtime U.S. Rep. Danny K. Davis.
“Career politicians, the top 1 percent, they’re not listening to the people,” Clark said. “It should be people before politics, but that’s not how we’re currently operating. The systemic issues that have plagued our society for so long still exist, and I think we see that with the …