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Bobby Rush's Public Statements on Issue: Marriage, Family, and Children

Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 1, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Date Title
Nov. 3, 2017 Rush Statement on CHIP Vote
Sept. 15, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House and the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader of the House of Representatives - Energy & Commerce Committee Members in Calling for Immediate Action on CHIP and CHC Funding
Sept. 5, 2017 Rush Statement on Trump Administration's Decision to End DACA
Feb. 8, 2017 Rush Calls on Gov. Rauner and General Assembly to "Lay Down Their Egos," Put Illinois Citizens First and Stop Acting Like "King Kong Vs. Godzilla"
June 29, 2016 Rush Launches Greater Chatham Initiative, A Historic Neighborhood Development and Economic Growth Program
June 20, 2016 Letter to President Barack Obama - Create Special Envoy for Palestinian Youth
Jan. 12, 2016 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Demanding End to Immigration Raids
Nov. 20, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Fred Upton, Chairman of Committee on Energy and Commerce and the Hon. Ed Whitfield, Chairman of Subcommittee on Energy and Power - Request for Climate Change Hearing
Oct. 1, 2015 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Commonsense Gun Legislation
July 31, 2015 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - End Family Detention Policy
June 19, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Israel's Military Detention System
June 10, 2015 Letter to Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray, Chairman and Ranking Member, respectively, of the Senate HELP Committee - Every Child Achieves Act
April 28, 2015 There is No Power Like the Power of a Mother
March 26, 2015 Rush Votes YES in Support of Continued Funding for Medicare and Children Services
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 16, 2014 Violence in Chicago
July 16, 2014 Violence in Chicago
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Deportations Now
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Community News
Nov. 14, 2013 Kirk, Markey, Barton, Rush Introduce "Do Not Track Kids' Act
July 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Support for the Release of DREAM Activists
April 11, 2013 Rush Re-Introduces H.R. 1403 The Family Telephone Connection Protection Act of 2013
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
July 6, 2012 Letter to Secretary Sheldon, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
April 2, 2012 Rush Urges Attorney General to Remove Children from Adult Prisons and Jails
Nov. 17, 2011 Protecting Children from Sexual Abuse
Oct. 5, 2011 Hearing of the Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Children's Privacy
July 26, 2011 Letter to Colleague
July 13, 2011 Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals Exposure Elimination Act of 2011
July 8, 2011 Rush Introduces Families Beyond Bars Act, H.R. 2464, a Bill that Offers Intervention Resources for Children of an Incarcerated Parent
Jan. 21, 2011 Congressman Rush Calls for "Emergency Summit on Missing & Endangered Children and Teens"
June 19, 2010 Rush, Durbin hold Chicago Congressional Field Hearing on Consumer Safety and Magnetic Toys
June 11, 2010 Rush Delivers This Week's CBC "Message to America" with a focus on Summer Jobs for Youth
Aug. 6, 2009 Rush Statement on New GAO Report that Evaluates Racial and Ethnic Differences in Child Death Rates from Consumer Products
Oct. 9, 2007 Children's Gasoline Burn Prevention Act
Oct. 9, 2007 Danny Keysar Child Product Safety Notification Act
Aug. 14, 2007 Statement By Congressman Bobby L. Rush Concerning the Recent Toy Product Recall
July 24, 2007 Chairman Rush Joins National Democratic Leadership In Celebrating 1st Raise For Working Families in 10 Years
June 18, 2007 Rush, Durbin Hold Chicago Congressional Field Hearing on Consumer Safety and Magnetic Toys
June 18, 2004 Mourning the Loss of Myron Dukes, Lauren Dukes, Christopher Dukes, and Jauntrice Deadmon
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