Rep. Davis holds back-to-school parade

August 15, 2009 3:57:34 PM PDT
Illinois Congressman Danny Davis held his 30th annual back-to-school parade and picnic Saturday. Although Davis is still not a candidate for Cook County board president officially, he again donned a t-shirt at the event indicating that he is seeking the office.

The parade was marked by marching bands, floats and dancers.

Davis spoke out about the importance of education, and especially, reading.