Congressman Bobby Rush

Representing the 1st District of Illinois

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May 22, 2018 Press Release


WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 5682, FIRST STEP Act:

May 18, 2018 Press Release


WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) released the following statement on the House Republican’s failed Farm Bill:

May 18, 2018 Press Release
WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) signed the bipartisan discharge petition to force a long-overdue vote on the House Floor to protect America’s Dreamers.
 
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May 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), rebuked Republican colleagues for ignoring the issues black and brown Americans face.

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May 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), released the following statement on President Trump’s rash decision to withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action:

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May 7, 2018 Press Release

CHICAGO — U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), released the following statement on plan to introduce bill to make lynching a federal crime:

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May 3, 2018 Press Release

CHICAGO — U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), released the following statement on Speaker Paul Ryan’s reversal of his decision to oust House Chaplain Patrick Conroy:

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Jan 3, 2013 In The News

The One Hundred Thirteenth United States Congress is the next meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, composed of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It is scheduled to meet in Washington, D.C. from January 3, 2013 to January 3, 2015.