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Rep. Bobby Rush (D-IL 1st District)

11th term Democrat from Illinois 1st District.

Bio

Residence: Chicago

Marital Status: Married (Carolyn)

Prev. Occupation: Insurance Broker, Political Activist

Prev. Political Exp.: Chicago City Council, 1983-93

Military: USA, 1963-68

Education: BA Roosevelt University, 1973; MA University of Illinois, 1994; MA McCormick Theological Seminary, 1998

Birthdate: 11/23/1946

Birthplace: Albany, GA

Religion: Protestant

Percentage in Last Election: 74%

Major Opponent: Donald Peloquin


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Bobby Rush via Web Form.

Website: rush.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2268 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515
Phone: (202) 225-4372
Fax: (202) 226-0333

Chicago Office: (more district offices)

700 East 79th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60619
Phone: (773) 224-6500
Fax: (773) 224-9624



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Stanley Watkins
  • Director of Administration and Operations: N. Lenette Myers
  • Legis. Dir.: Timothy Robinson
  • Comm. Dir.: Debra Johnson
  • Energy LA: John Marshall
  • Environment LA: John Marshall
  • Transportation LA: Stanley Watkins

Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Bobby Rush's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Bobby Rush a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.1462 - RFS Reform Act of 2013 No Send Message to Rep. Bobby Rush
H.R.2455 - Nevada Native Nations Lands Act No Send Message to Rep. Bobby Rush
H.R.2919 - Open Book on Equal Access to Justice Act No Send Message to Rep. Bobby Rush
H.R.2808 - Wasatch Wilderness and Watershed Protection Act No Send Message to Rep. Bobby Rush
H.R.2552 - Colorado Wilderness Act of 2013 No Send Message to Rep. Bobby Rush
H.R.382 - To provide for State approval of national monuments, and for other purposes. No Send Message to Rep. Bobby Rush
H.R.1459 - Ensuring Public Involvement in the Creation of National Monuments Act No Send Message to Rep. Bobby Rush
H.R.1025 - Berryessa Snow Mountain National Conservation Area Act No Send Message to Rep. Bobby Rush
H.R.2414 - Black Box Privacy Protection Act No Send Message to Rep. Bobby Rush
H.R.1861 - Stop Motorcycle Checkpoint Funding Act No Send Message to Rep. Bobby Rush
H.R.139 - To preserve the Arctic coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, as wildernes... Yes Send Message to Rep. Bobby Rush
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PAC

PAC Contributions

2013-2014

2011-2012

2009-2010

2007-2008

2005-2006

2003-2004