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WASHINGTON — Today, on Earth Day, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), Chair of the Energy Subcommittee of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, joined U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) and U.S.

Press Release Apr 22, 2021

WASHINGTON — This Earth Day, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) joined Robert D. Bullard, Co-chair of the National Black Environmental Justice Network, and Cheryl Johnson, Executive Director of People for Community Recovery, to champion legislation he introduced to commemorate the life and legacy of Hazel M.

Press Release Apr 22, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), issued the following statement after a Minnesota jury found Derek Chauvin guilty on all three charges — second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter — in the murder of George Floyd in May 2020.

Press Release Apr 20, 2021