|David Earl Williams III|
January 8, 1984
Evanston, Illinois, U.S.
Lethbridge College, Alberta-
On February 25th, a Wikipedia page was created for David Earl Williams III, an independent candidate for Congress in Illinois’ 9th congressional district. From Wikipedia:
David Earl Williams III (born January 8, 1984) is a U.S. Navy Iraqi Freedom War veteran, a Republican candidate in 2014  and an Independent candidate in 2016  for U.S. Representative for Illinois’s 9th congressional district.
Born in Evanston, Illinois, he and his two sisters’ grew up in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood in the care of his mother. He was a member of the Academic decathlon team at Nicholas Senn High School which he would graduate from in 2002. Several months upon graduating from high school, he would then enlist into the U.S. Navy during Operation Iraqi Freedom where he worked as a Logistics Specialist. He was stationed on board theU.S.S Cowpens in Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan, from 2002 until he received an honorable discharge and decorated 8x times in 2006. After leaving the Navy, he studied abroad at Lethbridge College in Alberta, Canada, where he earned an associate degree in general studies in 2008. Returning back to the U.S. in 2010, he was involved with community organizations such as WeAreChange Chicago, Blue Republican, Convoy of Hope,National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Restore the Fourth, American Legion and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks  Williams also wrote and published a novel in 2007, titled Valor Tale.
Illinois’s 9th congressional district: Results 2014 Primary results  2014 David Earl Williams III 14,148 47.6% Susanne Atanus 15,575 52.4%
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