David Davis (U.S. politician)

David Davis ( born November 6, 1959 in Johnson City, Tennessee) is an American politician. Between 2007 and 2009 he represented the state of Tennessee in the U.S. House of Representatives.


David Davis graduated in 1979 at East Tennessee State University and then to 1983 with a distance learning program at the California College. His field was medicine, and this breathing. Until 1991 he continued his education at Milligan College in Tennessee continued. Later he became president of Advanced Home Health Care Inc.

Politically, Davis joined the Republican Party. In 1996 he applied unsuccessfully for his party's nomination for the congressional elections. Between 1999 and 2006 he sat as an MP in the House of Representatives from Tennessee. In the congressional elections of 2006, he was then in the first electoral district of Tennessee in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of William L. Jenkins on January 3, 2007. Since he was defeated in the primaries of his party in 2008, he was able to complete only one term in Congress until January 3, 2009. Both the state legislature and in Congress was Davis as conservative.

Today he is president of the company Shared Health Services Inc., with his wife Joyce, he has a son. The family lives in Johnson City.