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September 4, 2004

Chicago, IL. ---- As follow up to Mondays State of Sudan meeting, Congressman Bobby L. Rush, and Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. announced today their plans to expand their Sudan briefing outreach to city, state and community leaders. Rep. Rush will give an update on what is being done on a federal/congressional level while Rev. Jackson, Jr.

August 3, 2004

Chicago, IL. ---- Congressman Bobby L. Rush announced today the renaming of a South Side post office after retired Chicago letter carrier, James E. Worsham.

July 23, 2004

Chicago, IL. ---- Congressman Bobby Rush released the following statement after a meeting today between the Congressional Black Caucus and U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell regarding the crisis in Sudan.

July 15, 2004

Washington, DC. ---- (July 15, 2004) - Congressman Bobby Rush was arrested today at 12:50 p.m. in front of the Sudan Embassy by the United States Secret Service. Rep. Rush follows former Congressman Bob Edgar, now the President of the National Council of Churches, who was arrested Wednesday (July 14) and New York Congressman Charles B.

July 13, 2004

Chicago, IL. ---- Congressman Bobby L. Rush (IL), the First Congressional District of Illinois Housing Task Force and the Rebirth of Englewood Community Development Corporation (ROE CDC) will graduate participants of the first class of 2004s Ten Weeks to Homeownership participants on Saturday, July 17, 2004, from 10:00 A.M.

July 12, 2004

Chicago, IL. ---- U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush (D-IL.), the First Congressional District of Illinois Housing Task Force, and the Rebirth of Englewood Community Development Corporation (ROE CDC) will host the second in its 2004 series 10 Weeks to Homeownership Conference on Saturday, July 31, 2004, from 9:00 A.M.

June 25, 2004

Washington, DC. ---- Thank you to Postpartum Support International for hosting this conference. I sincerely regret not being able to be with you this evening.

June 14, 2004

Chicago, IL. ---- Good morning. I want to thank Congressman Danny Davis, Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr., and the distinguished organizing committee for convening this important Conference.

May 24, 2004

Chicago, IL. ---- My heart is heavy learning of the passing of veteran writer, reporter, and columnist Vernon Jarrett. My heartfelt condolences go to his wife Fernetta, his son Thomas, and his three wonderful grandchildren.