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July 2, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) applauded key provisions he secured in the INVEST in America Act, a $715 billion five-year surface transportation reauthorization bill that passed the House of Representatives on Thursday.

July 2, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) announced his introduction of the Insulin Access for All Act of 2021 (H.R.

Issues:Health Care
July 2, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) introduced legislation to encourage more primary care doctors to work in medically underserved communities. The COMMUNITIES Act (H.R.

Issues:Health Care
June 28, 2021

CHICAGO — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) announced that he has learned that Eddie C. Morgan, Jr. has replaced Wanda Prater as Chicago Postmaster, effective Saturday, June 12.

June 25, 2021

CHICAGO — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), Chairman of the Energy Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, announced that the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) will receive $6,988,646 in funding from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) at the U.S.

June 24, 2021

WASHINGTON — In a recent letter to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) and eight of his House colleagues raised alarm over a "critical and growing gap" in Federal investments for the development of therapeutics to treat patients hospitalized with COVID-19.

Issues:Health Care