Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-IL 1st)
13th-term Democrat from Illinois.
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Washington Office:
2188 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515-1301
Phone: (202) 225-4372
Fax: (202) 226-0333

Main District Office:
11750 South Western Avenue
Chicago, IL 60643
Phone: (773) 779-2400
Fax: (773) 779-2401
Background Information
Party: Democrat
Residence: Chicago
Marital Status: Widowed
Prev. Occupation: Insurance Broker, Political Activist
Prev. Political Exp.: Chicago City Council, 1983-93, US House 1993-present
Education: BA Roosevelt Univ., 1973; MA Univ. of IL, 1994; MA McCormick Theological Seminary, 1998
Military: USA, 1963-68
Birthdate: 11/23/1946
Birthplace: Albany, GA
Religion: Protestant
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Term: 13th
First Elected: 1992
Percentage in Last Election: 73%
Major Opponent: August Deuser
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