Washington, DC. ---- Congressman Bobby L. Rush announced today that the Committee on Energy and Commerce, of which he is a member, passed his amendment during mark ups of the energy bill to increase funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and the Weatherization Assistance Program.
Washington, DC. ---- Congressman Bobby L. Rush will be recognized as a recipient of the first annual With Ownership, Wealth (WOW) National Program of the Year award, where the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation commended his leadership and development of programs to increase minority homeownership in the First Congressional District.
Chicago, IL. ---- Congressman Bobby L. Rush was on hand today at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new University of Chicago Comer Childrens Hospital, the newest pediatric hospital in the city, which is slated to open in late winter.