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Bobby Rush's Public Statements

Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 1, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 1
Date Title
March 15, 2017 Letter to Donald Trump, President of the United States - Urging Trump Administration to Rescind Executive Order Directing Federal Government to Withhold Federal Funds from Sanctuary Cities
March 13, 2017 Letter to Mr. Arthur Elkins, Environmental Protection Agency Inspector General - Investigatge Pruitts Potential Conflicts of Interest
March 10, 2017 Some 1.1 Million Illinois Residents Could Lose Health Care Coverage if ACA is Replaced With "TrumpCare"
March 9, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Rex Tillerson, Secretary of State - Congress Members Urge Tillerson to Use Diplomacy to Reopen Yemen Port to Urgent Humanitarian Aid
March 7, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Donald Trump, President of the United States - Urging the Preservation of the Iran Nuclear Deal
March 6, 2017 Rush Blasts House Republicans For "Peek-A-Boo" Politics That Will Cost Millions of Americans Access to Affordable Health Care
March 2, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Greg Walden - Provide Text of ACA Repeal Bill for Public Viewing at Least 30 Days Prior to Markup
March 1, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Bruce Rauner, Governor of Illinois - Continue Protections for Transgender Students
March 1, 2017 Rush Calls for Civil Rights Cold Cases to Be Declassified to Bring Justice and Closure to Families
March 1, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Rex Tillerson, Secretary of State - Budget Cuts to International Affairs
March 1, 2017 "Trump's Speech Was… Campaign Promises on Steroids" and, Chicago Needs Solutions Not Rhetoric
Feb. 23, 2017 Letter to Chairwoman Begeman, Surface Transportation Board - Support of the Illinois Toll Highway Authority Petition
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. 21, 2017 Letter to Donald J. Trump, President of the United States - Reappoint Secretary of Energy to the NSC Principals Committee
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. 15, 2017 Rush to Host Forum on Trump's Anti-Immigrant Policies and Propaganda
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 Letter to the Hon. Bruce Rauner, Governor of Illinois - Asking the Governor to Fight the Repeal of the Affordable Care Act
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. 13, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Expand Broadband Access to Low-Income Households
Feb. 8, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Donald J. Trump, President of the United States - Prioritize Great Lakes Protection and Promotion
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"
Feb. 7, 2017 Rush Leery of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos; Vows to Hold Her Accountable for Strengthening Public Education System for All Students
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
Jan. 31, 2017 Rush Statement on Closing of Seaway Bank
Jan. 30, 2017 Rush Joins Effort to Block Trump's Travel and Refugee Ban
Jan. 24, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Donald J. Trump - Retain CFPB Director Richard Cordray
Jan. 19, 2017 Letter to Hon. Donald Trump, President-elect - Affordable Care Act and Planned Parenthood
Jan. 18, 2017 The Hill - Trump Must Keep CFPB Director RIchard Cordray
Jan. 13, 2017 Letter to President Barack Obama - End Support of Suadi-led Coalition in Yemen
Jan. 13, 2017 Rush Statement on the Department of Justice Pattern-or-Practice Investigation of Chicago Police Department
Jan. 12, 2017 Rush Chastises Fiat for Violating Clean Air Act, Vows to Reintroduce the CLEANUP Act
Jan. 6, 2017 Representative Rush Praises Release of Department of Energy's Latest Quadrennial Energy Review, and Will Soon Introduce Legislation Codifying the QER
Dec. 8, 2016 Rush Introduces Two Legislative Initiatives: The Laquan McDonald Camera Act and the Family Reconstruction Act
Dec. 8, 2016 Sen. Booker and Rep. Rush Introduce Concurrent Resolution to Address Prison Reform and Changes to Exorbitant Prison Phone Rates
Dec. 5, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama - Protect Immigrants' Private Data
Dec. 1, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Dr. Cathie Woteki, Under Secretary for Research, Education, and Economics - Call for Support for the U.S. Brewing Industry
Dec. 1, 2016 Rush Votes YES on H.R. 34, the 21st Century Cures Act
Nov. 21, 2016 Letter to Robert A. McDonald, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Assisted Reproductive Technology Coverage Under the Veterans Health Administration
Nov. 17, 2016 Representatives Rush and Bustos Introduce Bill to Amend Safe Drinking Water Act
Nov. 7, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Medicare Payments to Small Laboratories
Nov. 2, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Anthony Foxx, Secretary, Department of Transportation - Investigate Colonial Pipeline Company
Oct. 6, 2016 Letter to Andrew Slavitt, Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Children's Health Insurance Program
Oct. 5, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Sloan Gibson, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Answers and Improvements from the VA after Veterans Crisis Hotline Failures
Sept. 30, 2016 Letter to the Honorable Sloan Gibson, Deputy Secretary of the Dept. of Veterans Affairs - Call on VA to Improve Veterans Crisis Line
Sept. 30, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Juan Manuel Santos Calderon, President, Republic of Colombia - Regarding the Peace Agreement with FARC
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