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July 28, 2021

Lana Waters is an employee and parent of a child in programs at Ada S. McKinley. She was bartender who became unemployed when restaurants and bars closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While her child was attending the child center, she was offered a job opportunity with Ada S. McKinley, as a contact tracer. “Ada S.

July 23, 2021

CHICAGO — On Saturday, July 24th at 11:30 AM CT, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D‑Ill.) will speak at Emmett Till's gravesite at Burr Oak Cemetery as part of a weekend-long commemoration of what would have been Emmett Till's 80th birthday on Sunday, July 24.

Issues:Civil Rights
July 23, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representatives Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.), Rodney Davis (R-Ill.), and Darin LaHood (R-Ill.) led the entire Illinois delegation in a letter to U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Isabella Guzman supporting Governor J.B.

July 23, 2021
Op-ed

Chicago Sun-Times

You can sense the excitement this summer, the collective feeling of relief in America after a long and grueling year. Across the country, people are closing their screens and getting outside.

July 23, 2021

WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) this week introduced the Mamie Till-Mobley Memorial Stamp Act (H.R.

Issues:Civil Rights
July 20, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representatives Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), Joe Neguse (D-Colo.), Alexandria-Ocasio Cortez (D-N.Y.), Judy Chu (D-Calif.), and Marcy Kaptur (D-Oh.), and U.S. Senators Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), Chris Coons (D-Del.), and Ed Markey (D-Mass.), led a letter signed by over 80 lawmakers urging inclusion of a Civilian Climate Corps in the final budget reconciliation deal.

July 19, 2021

WASHINGTON Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), Chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce's Energy Subcommittee, applauded the bipartisan passage, by voice vote, of his Energy Emergency Leadership Act (H.R.

July 16, 2021

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representatives Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.), Scott Peters (D-Calif.), Neal Dunn (R-Fla.), and Greg Murphy (R-N.C.) introduced the bipartisan Facilitating Innovative Nuclear Diagnostics (FIND) Act of 2021, which would ensure that low-income patients do not lose access to targeted radiopharmaceutical diagnostics.

Issues:Health Care