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.
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.
Chicago, IL. ---- Hello, Im Congressman Bobby L. Rush. I represent the people of the 1st Congressional District of Illinois.
This week, the Justice Department announced its is partnering with the State of Mississippi to investigate the brutal murder of Emmett Till.
Chicago, IL. ---- The following statement was released by Congressman Bobby L. Rush:
Chicago, IL. ---- I want to thank the Dont Count Us Out Coalition of Chicago for inviting me here today.
As a member of the House Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet, I stand here today deeply concerned about how truthful Nielsen Media Research is when it comes to counting African-American and Latino television viewership.
Chicago, IL. ---- U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush (IL.), released the following statement:
Postpartum depression is a critical issue, and one that all Americans should recognize as a serious and a debilitating disorder that affects childbearing women and their families everyday.
Today, my Democratic colleagues and I stand here today to present a Congressional report that shows the harsh reality for those Chicagoans who have lost their jobs and continue to struggle to find work.
Washington, DC ---- Congressman Bobby L. Rush issued the following statement:
I am pleased that we are voting on H.R. 3550, The Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy For Users (TEA LU).