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Rep. Bobby Rush (D-IL 1st District)

14th term Democrat from Illinois 1st District.

Bio

Residence: Chicago

Marital Status: Married (Paulette Holloway)

Prev. Occupation: Insurance Broker, Political Activist

Prev. Political Exp.: Chicago City Council, 1983-93, US House 1993-present

Military: USA, 1963-68

Education: BA Roosevelt Univ., 1973; MA Univ. of IL, 1994; MA McCormick Theological Seminary, 1998

Birthdate: 11/23/1946

Birthplace: Albany, GA

Religion: Protestant

Percentage in Last Election: 73%

Major Opponent: August Deuser


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Bobby Rush.

Website: rush.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2188 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-1301
Phone: (202) 225-4372
Fax: (202) 226-0333

Chicago Office: (more district offices)

11750 South Western Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60643
Phone: (773) 779-2400
Fax: (773) 779-2401



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Yardly Pollas
  • Scheduler: N. Lenette Myers
  • Legis. Dir.: Nishith Pandya
  • Comm. Dir.: Jeremy Edwards
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Lauren Citron
  • Health LA: Lauren Citron
  • Education LA: John Marshall
  • Budget LA: Yardly Pollas
  • Space - NASA LA: Nishith Pandya

PAC

PAC Contributions

2015-2016

2013-2014

2011-2012

2009-2010

2007-2008

2005-2006

2003-2004