Congressman Bobby Rush

Representing the 1st District of Illinois

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CHICAGO — After a weekend of record violence in Chicago, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) and U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) today hosted a roundtable discussion on gun violence with community members and stakeholders at the Gary Comer Youth Center in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.
Press Release Aug 7, 2018
CHICAGO — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) delievered the following remarks at a press conference to discuss the Blair Holt Firearm Owner Licensing and Record of Sale Act of 2018.
Press Release Aug 7, 2018
WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) underscored an important new study from the Center for American Progress (CAP). This report details that after a 19-month long concentrated effort — pushed by the Trump Administration and Congressional Republicans to sabotage Americans’ health care and drive up premiums — hard-working families in every corner of America will now endure skyrocketing new costs.
Press Release Jul 25, 2018