Congressman Bobby Rush

Representing the 1st District of Illinois

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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
WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) released the following statement announcing he will not vote for a resolution of disapproval of Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) and will continue his push for censure.
Press Release Jan 15, 2019