The following is the statement of U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush (D-1st).
Chicago, IL ---- U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush (D-1st) was deeply saddened by the recent passing of Alderman William Barnett, former alderman of Chicago's Second Ward.
Rep. Rush has expressed his deepest regrets and condolences to Mrs. Esther Barnett, wife of the Alderman, and the Barnett family.
The following is Rep. Rush's statement:
The following is the statement of Congressman Rush delivered at his press conference.