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Bobby Rush's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

Full Name: Bobby L. Rush
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 1, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carolyn; 6 Children (1 deceased)
Birth Date: 11/23/1946
Birth Place: Albany, GA
Home City: Chicago, IL
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
June 25, 2013 Rush Responds to the Supreme Court Decision to Strike Down Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act
May 16, 2013 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader - Srikanth Srinivasan's Nomination to U.S. Court of Appeals
Sept. 12, 2012 Letter to Chairman Genachowski
Aug. 6, 2010 Rush Statement on the Senate Confirmation of Elena Kagan to Serve as the 112th Justice and 4th Woman Ever to Serve on the U.S. Supreme Court
March 19, 2010 Chairman Bobby L. Rush Addresses Legal Issues Concerning State Alcohol Regulation During Hearing On The Hill
March 18, 2010 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Courts And Competition Policy Of The House Committee On The Judiciary - Legal Issues Concerning State Alcohol Regulation
Nov. 3, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Commerce, Trade And Consumer Protection Of The House Committee On Energy And Commerce- "The NFL StarCaps Case: Are Sports' Anti-Doping Programs At A Legal Crossroads?"
Aug. 6, 2009 Rush Says Senate Confirmation of Sonya Sotomayor is a 'Giant Step' forward for America
May 26, 2009 Rush Applauds Obama's Supreme Court Nominee
Feb. 26, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Revisiting the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976
Oct. 3, 2005 U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush Responds to Bush's Supreme Court Justice Nominee Harriet Miers
Sept. 6, 2005 U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush Statement On the Death of Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist
July 1, 2005 Statement on Retirement of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor
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