Congressman Bobby Rush

Representing the 1st District of Illinois

Statement By U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush Regarding The Passing Of Congressman Robert T. Matsui

Jan 3, 2005
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. (JANUARY 3, 2005) ---- I am saddened by the recent death of Congressman Robert T. Matsui.  A friend and fellow colleague, Bobs presence will be sorely missed in the walls of Congress and on the streets of California.  Bobs commitment to fight on behalf on his constituents is undeniable, and his dedication to equality is unforgettable. I want to express my deepest condolences to his family, and pray that they find comfort in Bobs indelible contributions to American history.