Bobby Rush, U.S. Congress

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Bobby Lee Rush

Birthplace: Albany, Dougherty County, Georgia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Jimmy Lee Rush and Private
Husband of Private and Private
Father of Private and Huey Rush

Managed by: Tamás Flinn Caldwell-Gilbert
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Immediate Family

    • Private
    • Private
    • Private
    • son
    • Private
    • Private

About Bobby Rush, U.S. Congress

Bobby L. Rush, a Representative from Illinois; born in Albany, Dougherty County, Ga., November 23, 1946; attended Marshall High School, Marshall, Ill.; B.A., Roosevelt University, Chicago, Ill., 1974; M.A., University of Illinois, Chicago, Ill., 1994; M.A., McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago, Ill., 1998; United States Army, 1963-1968; insurance agent; alderman, Chicago, Ill., city council, 1983-1993; deputy chairman, Illinois Democratic Party, 1990; unsuccessful candidate for mayor of Chicago, Ill., 1999; minister; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Third and to the eleven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1993-present).

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Bobby Rush, U.S. Congress's Timeline

November 23, 1946
Albany, Dougherty County, Georgia, United States