Congressman Bobby Rush

Representing the 1st District of Illinois
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Committees and Caucuses

Congressman Rush is proud to be part of the following committees and caucuses:


Congressman Rush currently serves on the Committee on Energy and Commerce where he serves on the:

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Congressional Caucuses

A caucus is a group of Representatives with shared interest in an issue. Caucus members introduce legislation, educate other Members of Congress and are public advocates for the issues they support. Below is a list of the caucuses that Congressman Rush belongs to. Bold indicates which caucuses he co-chairs.

  • Bipartisan Congressional Privacy Caucus
  • Congressional Asthma and Allergy Caucus
  • Congressional Bicameral High-Speed and Intercity Passenger Rail Caucus
  • Congressional Black Caucus
  • Congressional Caucus on Community Health Centers
  • Congressional Caucus on Crime Prevention and Youth Development
  • Congressional Caucus on Green Jobs
  • Congressional Caucus on India and Indian Americans
  • Congressional Caucus on the Deadliest Cancers
  • Congressional Creative Rights Caucus
  • Congressional Diabetes Caucus
  • Congressional Direct Selling Caucus
  • Congressional Entertainment Technology Caucus
  • Congressional Labor and Working Families Caucus
  • Congressional National Guard Youth ChalleNGe Caucus
  • Congressional Natural Gas Caucus
  • Congressional Pakistan Caucus
  • Congressional Peace Corps Caucus
  • Congressional Smart Cities Caucus 
  • Congressional Soccer Caucus
  • Congressional Travel and Tourism Caucus
  • Congressional Ukrainian Caucus
  • Congressional Veterans Job Caucus
  • Financial and Economic Literacy Caucus
  • Great Lakes Task Force
  • House Army Caucus
  • House Cancer Caucus
  • House Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Caucus
  • House Small Brewers Caucus
  • Midwest High Speed Rail Congressional Caucus
  • Northeast Midwest Congressional Coalition, Congressional Task Force on Manufacturing
  • Northeast Midwest Congressional Coalition, Great Lakes Task Force
  • Out of Poverty Caucus
  • Peace Corps Caucus
  • U.S.-China Working Group