Congressman Bobby Rush

Representing the 1st District of Illinois

Press Kit

Media Contact Information

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Legislative Schedule: Schedule of legislation before the House.

Bills This Week: A list of bills to be considered on the House floor this week with links to the text of the bill.

Daily Committee Schedule: A detailed schedule of House Committee meetings for the current legislative day.

Legislative Calendar: Calendar of days the House is in session and District Work Periods.

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