Congressman Bobby Rush

Representing the 1st District of Illinois

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CHICAGO — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) released the following statement slamming the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Press Release Oct 6, 2018
CHICAGO — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) released the following statement on the conviction of Jason Van Dyke.
Press Release Oct 5, 2018
WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) joined 50 Members of the Safe Climate Caucus in a letter to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler demanding he rescind the Agency’s proposed so-called Affordable Clean Energy Rule, or at least allow for additional public hearings and time to comment. According to the EPA, the proposed rule would result in more than 1,600 deaths by 2030.
Press Release Oct 4, 2018