Congressman Bobby Rush

Representing the 1st District of Illinois

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WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) introduced legislation to observe the month of April of each year as Hazel M. Johnson Environmental Justice Month.

Press Release Feb 11, 2020

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) called on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to investigate environmental contamination at site of the former Tinley Park Mental Health Center following a botched investigation by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA).

Press Release Feb 7, 2020

WASHINGTON —Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) applauded U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and other state and local officials for their renewed commitment to addressing Southshore Lakefront erosion.

Press Release Feb 7, 2020