Congressman Bobby Rush

Representing the 1st District of Illinois

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WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), the newly elected Chairman of the House Energy Subcommittee released the following statement after meeting with Department of Energy Secretary Rick Perry to discuss priorities and goals for the 116th Congress.
Press Release Jan 17, 2019
WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) released the following statement after Democratic Members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee voted to elect him Chair of the Energy Subcommittee.
Press Release Jan 16, 2019
WASHINGTON — Today, President Trump and Congressional Republicans have led America into Day 26 of the Trump Shutdown. There is no reason to keep government shut down over the demands for an ineffective and wasteful wall. The Democratic House Majority has brought forth seven pieces of legislation to open government.
Press Release Jan 16, 2019