Congressman Bobby Rush

Representing the 1st District of Illinois

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WASHINGTON — Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Enhancing State Energy Security Planning and Emergency Preparedness Act of 2019 (H.R. 2114). The bill, originally introduced by U.S. Representatives Bobby L.

Press Release Sep 9, 2019

WASHINGTON — U.S. Representatives Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) and Katie Porter (D-Cal.) sent  a letter to Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma, calling on the Administration to consider the impact of both current and future policies on vulnerable populations receiving dialysis treatment.

Press Release Sep 6, 2019

CHICAGO — Yesterday, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), joined by Senator Dick Durban (D-Ill), Representative Mike Quigley (D-Ill.), and Representative Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-Ill.), urged his constituents to participate in the 2020 U.S. Census so that vital community resources are not reduced or lost.

Press Release Aug 27, 2019