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October 13, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) released the following statement on the passing of legendary 102-year-old Chicago historian and activist Timuel Black:

Issues:Civil Rights
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October 6, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) participated in a legislative hearing on his Martha Wright Prison Phone Justice Act (H.R.

Issues:Civil Rights
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September 29, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representatives Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) and Jason Smith (R-Mo.) introduced bipartisan legislation to expand access to home dialysis for kidney patients.

Issues:Health Care
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September 28, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. RepresentativeBobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) joined U.S. Representatives Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.) Cindy Axne (D-Iowa), Angie Craig (D-Minn.), and U.S.

Issues:Agriculture
Haiti Border Crisis
September 20, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) called on the Biden Administration to immediately halt its deportations of Haitian migrants from the   U.S.Mexico border. Rep. Rush also announced that he has joined the recently-formed House Haiti Caucus.

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September 17, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) introduced bipartisan legislation with Rep. John Katko (R-N.Y.) that would award a Congressional Gold Medal to honor the contributions of all of those whose efforts led to the successful development of the lifesaving COVID-19 vaccines.

Issues:Health Care
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September 14, 2021

WASHINGTON — This week, U.S. Representatives Bobby L.

Issues:Health Care
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September 14, 2021

WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), Chair of the Energy Subcommittee, today led debate and helped marshal Committee passage of key clean energy provisions in the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s portion of the Build Back Better Act.