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This was part of a 500 image collection made to document the first holiday event sponsored by US Congressman Danny Davis in Chicago, Illinois USA. Dinner was primarilly an African American event "Chicago-style" aimed at getting out the vote for the then candidate for president Barack Obama, and himself as well as other Chicago "machine" candidates. District is 80% low income African americans. Event was highly political in nature and also used for voter registration, too.