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Bobby Rush's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 1, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Date Title
April 3, 2018 Rush Statement on Trump Calling for the Militarization of the Southern Border
March 28, 2018 Letter to John Sullivan, Deputy Secretary of State - Bipartisan Group of 57 Lawmakers Call on Trump to Hold Sudan Accountable for Corruption, Human Rights Abuses
March 19, 2018 Rush Statement on Trump's Opioid Plan
March 14, 2018 Hearing of the Energy Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Rush, Hearing on DOE Modernization: Legislation Addressing Cybersecurity and Emergency Response
March 13, 2018 Letter to Donald J. Trump, President of the United States - Fully Fund School-Based Mental Health and Violence Prevention Services
March 13, 2018 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader of the House, the Hon. Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations and the Hon. Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Appropriations - 83 Democrats Demand Dream Act Be Added to Omnibus & That Funding for Deportations, Detention and Walls Be Stripped
March 7, 2018 Letter to the Hon. Greg Walden, Chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Sarbanes, E&C Dems Request Four More Gun Violence Epidemic Hearings
Feb. 16, 2018 Letter to the Hon. Greg Walden, Chairman, Committee on Energy and Commerce, and Letter to the Hon. Michael Burgess, Chairman, Subcommittee on Health - Demand Hearing on Gun Violence Prevention Research
Jan. 11, 2018 Rush Statement on House Passage of FISA Amendments Reauthorization
Dec. 15, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Answers on Disciplinary Protections for Minority Students
Dec. 15, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Mac Thornberry, the Hon. Adam Smith, the Hon. Edward Royce, the Hon. Eliot Engel, the Hon. Michael McCaul, the Hon. Bennie Thompson, the Hon. Devin Nunes, and the Hon. Adam Schiff - 42 Members of the House Call for Hearings on Sexual Misconduct in the National Security Workforce
Dec. 13, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, and the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader - Not to Restrict Gun Violence Research in Appropriations Package
Dec. 6, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations and the Hon. Nita Lowey, Ranking Member on the House Committee on Appropriations - Congressman Panetta Leads Bipartisan Call for Flood Resilient Infrastructure in Hurricane Rebuild
Nov. 3, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Elaine C. Duke, Secretary of Homeland Security - Fully Extend TPS for Haitian Beneficiaries
Nov. 1, 2017 Letter to the Hon. William B. Long, FEMA Administrator - PREPA Contracts to Rebuild Puerto Rico's Electric Grid
Oct. 24, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Department of Education, and the Hon. Mick Mulvaney, White House Office of Management & Budget - Provide Relief to Schools in Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands
Oct. 20, 2017 Letter to Marca Bristo, President of Access Living, and Amber Smock, Chicago ADAPT - Rush Expresses Support for Disability Community
Oct. 18, 2017 Letter to President Donald J. Trump - Increase Refugee Intake
Sept. 19, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Rex Tillerson, Secretary of State - Members Urge Action on Refugee Crisis, Call for a Halt of U.S. Military Training
Sept. 12, 2017 Rush Joins E&C Democrats in Questioning Equifax CEO
Aug. 29, 2017 Rush Statement on State of Illinois' Lawsuit to Enforce Chicago Police Department Reforms
Aug. 24, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Jeff Sessions, Attorney General - Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program
Aug. 24, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Jeff Sessions, Attorney General of US Department of Justice - Violence Prevention Funding Under Byrne-JAG Program
Aug. 11, 2017 Letter to Ryan Zinke, Secretary of the Interior - Opposing Atlantic Offshore Drilling
July 18, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Kris Kobach, Vice Chair of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity - Withdraw Voter Data Request
June 14, 2017 Rush Statement on Congressional Baseball Practice Shooting
June 13, 2017 Rush Statement on D.C. Circuit's Decision in Global Tel*Link v. FCC
June 9, 2017 Rush Statement on the Shooting Death of Xavier Joy
May 23, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House, the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Keep Poison Pill Gun Riders Out of Funding Bills
May 23, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John Kelly, Secretary of Homeland Security - Members of Congress Warn Against Appointment of David Clarke to DHS
May 16, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Mick Mulvaney, Director of the office of Managament and Budget - Urging Administration to Maintain Anti-Drug-Funding
May 1, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John F. Kelly, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Congressmembers Urge DHS to Increase Transparency of U.S. Detention System
May 1, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John Kelly, Secretary of Homeland Security - Urging Sec. of Homeland Security to Combat Hate Groups
April 12, 2017 Letter to the Regulatory Affairs Division, Office of Chief Counsel, Federal Emergency Management Agency - FEMA's Proposed Rulemaking Regarding Public Assistance
April 5, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Jeff Sessions, Attorney General of the United States - Do Not Roll Back Citizen Protections Against Police Killings and Misconduct
April 4, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John Carter, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, the Hon. Lucille Roybal-Allard, Ranking Member - Mass Transit Security Funding
April 4, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John Culberson, Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Jose E. Serrano, Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies - Funding for Criminal Background Checks
March 1, 2017 "Trump's Speech Was… Campaign Promises on Steroids" and, Chicago Needs Solutions Not Rhetoric
March 1, 2017 Rush Calls for Civil Rights Cold Cases to Be Declassified to Bring Justice and Closure to Families
Feb. 22, 2017 Rush Introduces The "Laquan McDonald Camera Act of 2017" Which Restricts Federal Funds From Law Enforcement Agencies That Fail to Enforce Body Camera and Dash Cam Policies
Feb. 22, 2017 Rush Introduces The "Laquan McDonald Camera Act of 2017" Which Restricts Federal Funds From Law Enforcement Agencies That Fail to Enforce Body Camera and Dash Cam Policies
Feb. 21, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Spencer Williamson, President and CEO of Kaleo Pharmaceuticals - Demanding Answers to Recent Naloxone Price Spike
Feb. 17, 2017 Rush Goes After Gun Traffickers with the Hadiya Pendleton and Nyasia Pryear-Yard Act of 2017
Feb. 17, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Bruce Rauner, Governor of Illinois - Demanding that Gov. Rauner Fully Fund Domestic Violence Programs in Illinois
Feb. 17, 2017 Rush Goes After Gun Traffickers with the Hadiya Pendleton and Nyasia Pryear-Yard Act of 2017
Feb. 14, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Jeff Sessions, Attorney General of the United States - Reopen the Emmett Till Murder Case in Light of New Information
Feb. 14, 2017 Rush Calls On "Coward' Who Shot and Killed 11-Year-Old Takiya Holmes to Surrender to Authorities
Feb. 13, 2017 Rush calls on White House to fire Michael Flynn
Feb. 6, 2017 Letter to the Honorable Brendan Carr, Acting General Counsel of the Federal Communications Commission - Concerns Regarding Prison Phone Rates
Feb. 1, 2017 Letter to the Honorable John F. Kelly, Secretary of Homeland Security - Presidential Muslim-Ban Executive Order
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