Posts tagged "Congressman Bobby Rush"

Veteran activists Wallace "Gator" Bradley and others respond to BGA/Media attacks on Terry Peterson, Larry Huggins and others who supported Anti Crime Initiatives of Larry Hoover and others behind prison walls

  Veteran activists Wallace “Gator” Bradley and others respond to BGA/Media attacks on Terry Peterson, Larry Huggins and others who supported Anti Crime Initiatives of Larry Hoover and others behind prison walls Contact 312-371-6914  http://www.suntimes.com/news/metro/22550704-418/cta-chairmans-name-on-letter-vouching-for-notorious-gang-leader.html  http://www.suntimes.com/news/metro/22572527-418/ex-metra-board-member-has-ties-to-former-gang-leaders-family.html Veteran activists Wallace “Gator” Bradley and Mark S. Allen  joint statement regarding the BGA/Media attacks on Larry Huggins and... Read more »

Congressmen Rush-Davis Meet With Congressman Jackson and will hold Press Conference Monday October 22 at 6:00 PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                     CONTACT: Renee Ferguson October 22, 2012                                                        (773) 224-6500 ofc.; (202) 674-0891                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Renee.Ferguson@mail.house.gov (Rush)                                                                                                                               Tumia.Romera@mail.house.gov (Davis)                                                                                                 MEDIA   ALERT                         CONGRESSMEN RUSH AND DAVIS  VISIT  CONGRESSMAN JESSE JACKSON  JR.                                     AIRPORT NEWS CONFERENCE TO DISCUSS DETAILS  OF VISIT WITH CONGRESSMAN JACKSON... Read more »

Black Wall Street Chicago, United In Peace and Others Call For Black United Front for Congressman Bobby Rush Prayer and Protest at Metra, Thursday, May 3

VETERAN BLACK ACTIVISTS, MARK ALLEN OF BLACK WALL STREET CHICAGO AND WALLACE “GATOR” BRADLEY OF UNITED IN PEACE CALL ON GRASSROOTS BLACK UNITED FRONT FOR CONGRESSMAN BOBBY RUSH’S PRAYER AND PROTEST AT METRA, THURSDAY, MAY 3rd FOR BLACK CONTRACTS, SERVICE PROVIDERS AND JOBS FROM METRA ECONOMIC PROJECT IN THE BLACK COMMUNITY “Congressman Bobby Rush has... Read more »
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Durbin, Rush, Lipinski Press Conference Thursday, February 24th On Republicans Blocking $133 Million Dollars In Chicago Funding and Over 1,400 Jobs !!

*****MEDIA ADVISORY*****MEDIA ADVISORY*****   CHICAGO - U.S. Senator Dick Durbin, U.S. Representative Dan Lipinski, and U.S. Representative Bobby Rush will hold a news conference to voice their strong objections to the House Republicans’ plan to eliminate $133 million in funding for the Englewood Flyover, which will create 1,450 Chicagoland jobs. The project’s funding is immediately... Read more »

Congressman Bobby L. Rush has not made a decision to close his District Office in the most violent police beat in Chicago

I want to publicly commend Congressman Bobby Rush and his staff for their courage and faith in God that keeps them walking, talking, and working with the least of Gods people as they have the everyday task of many grassroots workers of having to work directly in areas where there are so many life threatening... Read more »

I Commend Congressional Black Caucus For Support Of Shirley Sherrod !!

Contact Us Congressional Black Caucus2444 Rayburn BuildingWashington, DC 20515 (202) 226-9776 (T)(202) 225-9817 (F) click here to email us     CBC Statement on theResignation of Shirley Sherrod Wednesday, July 21, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact : J. Jioni Palmer (Washington, D.C.)- Congressional Black Caucus Chairwoman Barbara Lee and members of the CBC released the following... Read more »
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Congressman Bobby Rush July 8th Field Hearing On Proposed Comcast/NBC Universal Merger

    Congressman Bobby L. Rush to conduct July 8th field hearing on the proposed Comcast/NBC Universal merger   Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications, technology, and the internet   Notice of Subcommittee Field Hearing   Congressman Bobby L. Rush (IL01) and the U.S. House Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet will... Read more »

Mark Allen's Personal Tribute & Resolution To Slain Chicago Police Officer Thomas Wortham IV

The Black Leadership Development Insitute, BLDI 449 East 35th Street, 1st Floor Chicago, Illinois 60616 773-392-0165 Mark S. Allen, Founder/President   FRIDAY, MAY 28th, 2010   TRIBUTE AND RESOLUTION TO OFFICER THOMAS WORTHAM IV “We Tried Not To Let You Down”   Thomas, you were committed to your Chatham community in terms of crime intervention... Read more »

Congressman Bobby Rush, Atty. Jim Montgomery, the Mother of CVS strangulation victim Anthony Kyser, area pastors and others to hold News Conference (Tuesday May 18th 2010) to ask for criminal charges against persons responsible for the man's homicide

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                CONTACT: May 17, 2010                                                                 Stephanie Gadlin                                                   (773) 224-6500 ofc.; (202) 286-9829 mobile                                                   Stephanie.Gadlin@mail.house.gov                           Congressman Bobby Rush, Atty. Jim Montgomery, the Mother of CVS strangulation victim Anthony Kyser, area pastors and others to hold Tuesday Morning News Conference to ask for criminal charges against... Read more »
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Mark Allen, BLDI Commends Congressman Rush For Speaking Out On The Strangulation Death Of Anthony Kyser By CVS Employee

Editors Note: As a veteran Activist and founder of The Black Leadership Development Institute, BLDI, I want to commend Congressman Bobby Rush for speaking out on the issue of Anthong Kyser and his uncessaary strangulation death by and over zealous CVS Pharmacy employee. Rush specifically called on Cook County States Attorney Anita Alvarez to file... Read more »
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