Posts tagged "Bobby Rush"

CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS CHICAGO EMERGENCY URBAN VIOLENCE SUMMIT LACKS FOCUS ON ECONOMIC VIOLENCE TO RESOLVE URBAN VIOLENCE

CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS CHICAGO EMERGENCY URBAN VIOLENCE SUMMIT LACKS FOCUS ON ECONOMIC VIOLENCE TO RESOLVE URBAN VIOLENCE Veteran Black Activist and National Black Wall Street Leader Responds to CBC Chicago Summit Several people called me from the kick-off of the Congressional Black Caucus Summit Against Gun, Urban, Urban Gun Violence yesterday at Chicago State hosted... Read more »

Breaking News - Chicago Tribune Endorses Candidate Fred Smith Over Incumbent Legendary Congressman Bobby Rush

fredsmithforcongress.com The Chicago Tribune has endorsed Candidate Fred Smith For Congress in the 1st District over longtime legendary Congressman Bobby Rush Chicago Tribune Endorsement 1st District U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush has had a long, comfortable ride in Congress. Since taking office in 1993, he has been routinely re-elected with 80 percent of the vote or... Read more »

Congressman Bobby Rush Comments On Death Of Maggie Daley

For Immediate Release November 25, 2011 Contact: Renee Ferguson, Communications Director 202-6740891 or 312-8484432 renee.ferguson@mail.house.gov CONGRESSMAN BOBBY RUSH ON THE DEATH OF MAGGIE DALEY Chicago–Congressman Bobby L. Rush (Dem.IL) and his wife Carolyn sent their condolences to the Daley family issuing the following statement: Chicago has lost Part of its heart Part of its charm... Read more »
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Congressman Rush Invited To HIV-Hepatitis Health Disparity Conference May 31, also featuring Health and Human Services Deputy Dr. Garth Graham

Congressman Bobby Rush has been invited to participate in the upcoming HIV-Hepatitis- Health Disparity Employment Conference May 31st at the Mount Calvary Baptist Church 1257 W 111th Street sponsored by The Georgia Doty HIV and Hepatitis Inc Organization, Don Doty, President www.georgiadotyhivandhepatitisinc.org   Rush is being asked to join Dr Garth Graham Deputy Secretary Minority Health,... Read more »

Mark Allen, Bobby Rush, Braun vs Rahm Analysis Featured In TruthBTold National News Service

Building the Next Generation of Leaders President Obama & Mark Allen COMMENTARY Media Not Reporting Mobilization For Braun’s Campaign Correspondent: Mark S. Allen The major media goes to great lengths to report when Carol Moseley Braun goes down in the polls, but doesn’t seem as balanced to report events like this past weekend when over... Read more »

Congressman Rush says Rahm Emanuel TV Ads Insult Black Community During Black History Month

While the media has made headlines saying a majority of Black voters support Rahm Emanuel Congressman Bobby Rush appeared again and spoke strongly alongside the Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr at the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition’s national radio/tv broadcast and forum and told the audiences “not to be fooled” by the multi media TV ads that Rahm... Read more »
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Congressman Bobby Rush Says "Do Not Be Fooled" By His Former Colleague Rahm Emanuel's TV Image Remake!

While the Chicago Sun Times and Chicago Tribune have endorsed Rahm Emanuel for Chicago Mayor, Congressman Bobby Rush spoke to day at the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition’s national radio/tv broadcast and forum and told the audiences “not to be fooled” by the multi media TV ads that Rahm Emanuel has been trying to “fool” Chicago voters with... Read more »

Congressmen Rush and Davis United Press Conference Tuesday, January 11th

  RELEASE                       CONTACT:                                Stephanie Gadlin Monday,  January 10, 2011                                                                           (773) 224-6500 ofc; 202-286-9829 (cell)                                                                                 Stephanie.Gadlin@mail.house.gov                                                                                      - or -                                                                                Sharon Jenkins                                                                                 (202) 225-4372 ofc                                                                                  Sharon.Jenkins@mail.house.gov   Cong. Rush to decry proposed city policing plans as nothing more than “Rose... Read more »

Veteran Activists Join Congressman Bobby Rush In Statements On Death Of The Legendary Dr. Margaret Burroughs

Veteran activists Mark S. Allen, Wallace “Gator” Bradley join Congressman Bobby Rush in issuing public statements on the death of the legendary Dr. Margaret Burroughs, founder of the historic DuSable Museum of African American History. Coincidentally, I was on the phone late last night with WVON talk show host Cliff Kelley asking about the health... Read more »
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