Bobby Rush

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Bobby Rush said : “People who depend on the postal service — seniors, families, other people depending on the postal service day-in and day-out — it’s an absolute, epic, total, undeniable failure,” External link

suntimes Wednesday, February 24, 2021 3:15:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “I can only conclude and demand that Postmaster [Wanda] Prater resign immediately or that she be terminated immediately,” External link

suntimes Friday, February 19, 2021 1:57:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We need jobs in my community — there are unemployed people — so if you got a job, then do your job because you are already blessed,” “For every one of these 48 people that didn’t show up for work, there are at least 400 people waiting in line” External link

suntimes Friday, February 19, 2021 1:57:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “It’s an absolute, abject, total, undeniable failure, which leads me to conclude that the only way that we can get out of this morass, this mess, this total breakdown in the mail delivery for the South Side and indeed for the entire Chicago postal district is we need a new management team,” “I can only conclude and demand that the postmaster, Postmaster Prater, resign immediately or that she be terminated immediately. And I don’t do this lightly” External link

chicagotribune Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:27:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The film was accurate up till a point; it’s not the full story of the Black Panthers, nor the Illinois Black Panther Party,” External link

suntimes Saturday, February 13, 2021 3:44:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “His character had very little to say, and I’m alright with that,” External link

suntimes Saturday, February 13, 2021 3:44:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Those officers who took the time to relax, take a nap, drink coffee, steal and eat my popcorn while their colleagues, comrades were out doing their level best to create order, reestablish order in the community they really were AWOL,” External link

suntimes Friday, February 12, 2021 11:44:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The police do what the police do, but at the end of the day this is our community,” “We can't afford to point a finger at police and say they need to do their job when we could do more ourselves” External link

suntimes Tuesday, February 2, 2021 9:03:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “She kept her promise. She made sure that this investigation didn’t just fall through the cracks. It’s really another example of her leadership and her commitment to making the … CPD a police force that the community can grow to trust,” “Those officers who took the time to relax, take a nap, drink coffee, steal and eat my popcorn while their colleagues, comrades were out doing their level best to create order, re-establish order in the community — they really were AWOL. They abandoned their posts” External link

suntimes Tuesday, January 19, 2021 10:59:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “One was asleep on my couch in my campaign office. They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave,” External link

baltimore-cbslocal Saturday, January 16, 2021 10:20:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight and within their reach,” External link

chicagotribune Friday, January 15, 2021 5:38:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "I told my son I'd been lying in bed for two days," "He said, 'Daddy, you been here for five days.' After three and a half weeks, I was feeling much better. I never set foot outside my door for seven and a half weeks. I went from 180 pounds down to 150" External link

arkansasonline Sunday, January 10, 2021 12:09:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “While we are fortunate that Ms. Young was not killed in this case, her treatment is, nonetheless, demoralizing and the trauma she, and people across the country, feels is equally raw,” External link

chicagotribune Thursday, December 31, 2020 3:37:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “I am here to let you know and inform you that I stand for Black women, my mama was a Black woman, my wife is a Black woman, my daughters are Black women,” External link

suntimes Monday, December 28, 2020 4:28:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “It began before Tuskegee, but Tuskegee brought it to the forefront, created a condition where there had to be an admission by a medical professional that these tests at Tuskegee were implemented, and apology made. But there was no real solution to those problems, nothing that remediated ongoing mistrust,” “Now we’re at a point where we’ve got to have this participation by citizens from every demographic root, and we’re having to deal with this problem in terms of creating trust” External link

suntimes Monday, December 14, 2020 5:33:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We’re standing on the cusp of history,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, October 30, 2020 5:08:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “on the throttle of change in our city,” External link

suntimes Saturday, September 5, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said ( about American Life ) : “He was my close confidant, colleague, and confederate, and was also my professor at the McCormick Theological Seminary, where he founded the African American Leadership Program, which was responsible for the training of innumerable African American Pastors in receiving their Master Degrees,” External link

suntimes Saturday, September 5, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “It is past time that we eradicate these totems of treason and replace them with symbols that represent the true promise of America, such as the emancipation of black Americans,” External link

theepochtimes Thursday, August 27, 2020 12:28:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Tragically, 12 million of our neighbors, our friends, our loved ones are forced to live in the shadows under the constant threat of deportation,” External link

suntimes Tuesday, August 18, 2020 1:54:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “thus having the effect of helping to end the inhumane separation of families that have taken place in this so-called land of the free,” External link

suntimes Tuesday, August 18, 2020 1:54:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "I think that it's reprehensible, it's unfathomable," External link

news-yahoo Monday, July 27, 2020 10:30:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "I think that it's reprehensible, it's unfathomable," External link

CBSnews Monday, July 27, 2020 9:29:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "I have been very proud to conduct business and answer complaints," "Until recently I was also very proud of the postal service in Chicago and around the nation. ... Meeting with them has always been a highlight of my career" External link

patch Thursday, July 23, 2020 3:08:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush claimed ( about President Trump ) : "That's Trump's game plan. Trump wants to instigate a race war, so he can rise up and say, 'I'm the real grand wizard of the Klu Klux Klan and I'm the President. Reelect me.' That's what he's trying to do," External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, July 22, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said ( about President Trump ) : “So he can rise up and say, ‘I’m the real Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan, and I’m the President. Reelect me,” “That’s what he’s trying to do. He’s trying to play to the fears, to the racial animus that exists among certain White people, and he will do everything and anything to do that because he wants to be reelected at all costs” External link

washtimes Wednesday, July 22, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “A two-week mail delay might not seem like a big deal to Chicago’s USPS leadership, but such a delay in vital services can mean delayed medications for our sick and elderly, or the delayed payment of bills accompanied by undeserved late fees,” External link

suntimes Wednesday, July 22, 2020 2:56:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Promises were made, but none of them were kept,” External link

suntimes Wednesday, July 22, 2020 2:56:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “I'm not sure if he has the understanding, but he has to become a transcendental president,” External link

politico Friday, June 26, 2020 1:11:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Once again, the Chicago Police Department has revealed its true nature, true character. They entered my office without being invited. They, in the midst of looting and rioting in the midst of their fellow officers being pummeled, and bricks and bottles being thrown at them all across the city in those tumultuous days, here they are, these 13 officers decided they were going to abandon their posts and relax in my office,” External link

suntimes Friday, June 12, 2020 11:29:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach," "They did not care about what was happening to business people, to this city. They didn’t care. They absolutely didn’t care" External link

amestrib Friday, June 12, 2020 5:53:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "My family and I had to take some time to process all of that. That was the priority for my family and for myself," External link

amestrib Friday, June 12, 2020 5:53:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach,” External link

theepochtimes Friday, June 12, 2020 4:31:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach,” “They did not care about what was happening to business people, to this city. They didn’t care. They absolutely didn’t care” External link

thegrio Friday, June 12, 2020 10:56:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We saw eight or more police officers, including three white shirts, in repose, relaxing during these most difficult times. They had their feet up on the desk. One was asleep on my couch . . . One was on his cell phone,” External link

suntimes Friday, June 12, 2020 4:16:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had the unmitigated gall to make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses. Within their sight and within their reach," External link

abc7ny Friday, June 12, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “She has been a reconciler of the many differences that she didn’t create, but she has the compassion and the resolve, the strength and the courage, to correct,” External link

foxnews Friday, June 12, 2020 2:38:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach,” External link

foxnews Friday, June 12, 2020 2:38:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing apart businesses,” External link

yahoo-au Friday, June 12, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush added : “They were in a mode of relaxation and did not care about what was happening. They did not care. They absolutely did not care,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, June 12, 2020 1:50:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “One was asleep on my couch in my campaign office,” External link

nypost Friday, June 12, 2020 1:49:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had your unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn -- my popcorn -- in my microwave," External link

wrcbtv Friday, June 12, 2020 1:14:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush added : "They did not care what was happening to business people in this city," External link

wrcbtv Friday, June 12, 2020 1:14:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn — my popcorn — in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight and within their reach,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, June 12, 2020 12:56:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and some popcorn -- my popcorn -- in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach," "They were in the mode of relaxation and they did not care about what was happening to businesspeople, to this city. They didn't care. They absolutely didn't care" External link

fox13memphis Friday, June 12, 2020 12:03:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn — my popcorn — in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight and within their reach,” External link

msn-uk Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:42:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said ( about Lori Lightfoot ) : “If any young black male or female is killed by a police officer, under a Lightfoot administration, then the blood would be on those voters’ hands who elected her,” External link

msn-uk Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:42:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "is absolutely committed to the well-being of all Chicagoans, bar none," External link

msn-uk Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:42:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush added : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn — my popcorn — in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight and within their reach” External link

politico Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:24:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach," "They did not care about what was happening to business people, to this city. They didn’t care. They absolutely didn’t care" External link

usaToday Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "My family and I had to take some time to process all of that. That was the priority for my family and for myself," External link

usaToday Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush added : “They were in a mode of relaxation and did not care about what was happening. They did not care. They absolutely did not care,” External link

thedailybeast Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:06:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “One was asleep on my couch in my campaign office,” External link

ibtimes Thursday, June 11, 2020 10:59:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their site and within their reach," External link

patch Thursday, June 11, 2020 10:18:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “One was asleep on my couch in my campaign office ... one was on his cell phone,” “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves, and pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing up businesses within sight, within their reach” External link

suntimes Thursday, June 11, 2020 10:00:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “I’ve seen these alarming posts as well, but I can assure you that they are completely false,” “This bill does not authorize anyone to enter your home, for whatever reason, without your permission, nor does it allow the government to remove anyone from your home because of the coronavirus” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 29, 2020 10:13:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “I’ve seen these alarming posts as well, but I can assure you that they are completely false,” “This bill does not authorize anyone to enter your home, for whatever reason, without your permission, nor does it allow the government to remove anyone from your home because of the coronavirus” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 29, 2020 12:51:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush says : "We don't know the numbers, we don't know the number of people who have not been diagnosed," External link

npr Wednesday, May 27, 2020 12:43:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “We have the data to pinpoint who is at the highest risk during this pandemic and to identify the factors that put them at risk. It’s time we put two and two together and bring testing and contact tracing to the communities who need it most,” External link

politico Saturday, May 16, 2020 2:26:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "There is no 'eternal lockdown crowd,' " External link

arkansasonline Thursday, April 30, 2020 1:34:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "There is no 'eternal lockdown crowd,' " External link

nationmultimedia Thursday, April 30, 2020 3:28:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Smoking cigarettes, especially menthol flavored cigarettes, has resulted in approximately 45,000 African-American deaths each and every year,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, February 28, 2020 9:43:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:56:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We are one step closer to finally outlawing this heinous practice and achieving justice for over 4,000 victims of lynching,” External link

nytimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:55:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

antiguaobserver Thursday, February 27, 2020 6:52:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush recalled : “She said, ‘This is the reason why I will not allow my boys to be raised in the South,'” External link

wwlp Thursday, February 27, 2020 5:24:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We are one step closer to finally outlawing this heinous practice and achieving justice for over 4,000 victims of lynching,” External link

thegrio Thursday, February 27, 2020 5:01:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

thegrio Thursday, February 27, 2020 5:01:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush disse ( about Emmett Till ) : "De Charlottesville a El Paso, ainda estamos sendo confrontados com o mesmo racismo violento e ódio que tiraram a vida de Emmett e de tantos outros" External link

uol Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:36:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "The importance of this bill cannot be overstated," External link

arkansasonline Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "We sent a strong message that violence - and race-based violence in particular - has no place in American society" External link

heart Thursday, February 27, 2020 10:25:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "We sent a strong message that violence - and race-based violence in particular - has no place in American society" External link

skynews Thursday, February 27, 2020 6:21:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush recalled : “She said, ‘This is the reason why I will not allow my boys to be raised in the South,'” External link

wkbn Thursday, February 27, 2020 4:55:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "With the passage of this bill we correct a historical injustice, based on a lie, that took the life of this young man," External link

upi Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:40:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

dailyjournal Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:23:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

krqe Thursday, February 27, 2020 12:42:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We are one step closer to finally outlawing this heinous practice and achieving justice for over 4,000 victims of lynching,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, February 27, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "Today, we send a strong message that violence -- and race-based violence, in particular -- has no place in America," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:38:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "It made me conscious of the risk, the trepidation of being a black man in America," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:38:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

wsvn Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:34:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush told : “I am just so, more than words can express, so delighted that finally after over 200 tries in Congress, finally after former Congressman Leonidas Dyer ... sponsored legislation in 1902 and it passed the House and failed in the Senate,” External link

politico Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:14:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush told ( about Emmett Till ) : “That picture of Emmett in that casket catalyzed an entire nation,” External link

politico Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:14:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

680news Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:14:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “I am so very grateful to see this historic bill finally get the vote it deserves on the House floor,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:03:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:03:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We are one step closer to finally outlawing this heinous practice and achieving justice for over 4,000 victims of lynching,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, February 26, 2020 8:30:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said ( about Emmett Till ) : “From Charlottesville to El Paso, we are still being confronted with the same violent racism and hatred that took the life of Emmett and so many others. The passage of this bill will send a strong and clear message to the nation that we will not tolerate this bigotry,” External link

washtimes Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Millions of Americans are not as fortunate as I was,” "Millions of Americans are not able to access quality medicine care, and more Americans are unable to participate in groundbreaking clinical trials that offer advanced treatments" External link

chicagotribune Tuesday, February 25, 2020 3:02:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Which means we, and they, have no way of knowing how these drugs will interact with African American bodies,” “This is totally out of order, totally unacceptable, totally irresponsible, and frankly, it’s downright dangerous. ... This is medical injustice” External link

chicagotribune Tuesday, February 25, 2020 3:02:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “It would be painfully hypocritical of me to endure 90 minutes of unrelenting lies and all types of distortions and untruths, while at the same time watching his Republican apologists cheer,” “I cannot honor this man in any way” External link

washtimes Wednesday, February 5, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “He alone, among the current Democratic candidates, has been the clearest, the most focused, and the most reasonable voice for addressing the depressed state of the African-American economy,” External link

thehill Wednesday, January 22, 2020 2:33:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “I firmly believe that our investigation must also look at the actions taken by Major League Baseball, and the teams that comprise it, to reprimand the individuals who have been implicated,” External link

click2houston Monday, January 20, 2020 4:40:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “While both Major League Baseball and its teams have taken action against specific individuals, we must determine if the league, and its teams, reacted sufficiently and with enough haste, or whether the punishments were tardy and lacking,” “We must also determine if there was a systematic failure on the part of Major League Baseball that not only allowed this scandal to occur, but to fester” External link

click2houston Monday, January 20, 2020 4:40:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Cheating in any sport is anathema, especially in professional sports,” “Many children, and adults for that matter, look up to professional athletes as a testament to the American dream and what is possible through hard work and determination” External link

click2houston Monday, January 20, 2020 4:40:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush : “Today, this House of Representatives reaffirms its constitutional authority to demand that the President, now and forever, will bring matters of warfare to be discussed in these exalted chambers. My constituents demand no more or no less” External link

suntimes Friday, January 10, 2020 5:07:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Rev. Evans, to me, was an original — nobody like him,” “Nobody did it like he did it” External link

suntimes Saturday, December 7, 2019 7:39:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush concludes ( about Jimmy Redd ) : “I’m sorry about that, Jimmy,” “I never should have did that” External link

al Sunday, November 17, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush says : “From that time to this time, it brings tears to my eyes to look how change has come by,” “Now you can see me. I’m not behind a curtain” External link

al Sunday, November 17, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said ( about Byron Allen ) : “My concern with the case has very little to do with Byron Allen and Entertainment Studios and their business dealings with Comcast. My greater concerns are related to the overhaul of a statute that was instituted to protect the economic potential of the average African-American,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush says : “They can’t say that they are our allies and then turn around and sucker punch us,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We have to dismantle their motivation. If they want to dismantle our civil rights, as consumers and activists, we have to dismantle their corporations with our dollars and our ability to protest,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush says : “There are some members of the Congressional Black Caucus who have signed on to the amicus brief. We are grateful for them. But there are some of them who did not sign the brief because of so many other reasons. That does not mean that they would not have if the opportunity afforded them,” “I know that they would bleed for Black people and that they are willing to stand up in Congress or anywhere else for Black people. Many have put themselves at risk for Black people. We fight, and Comcast does not have any of us in their pockets” External link

thegrio Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush concludes : “I t is my belief that the Comcast Corporation needs to be broken up,” External link

thegrio Friday, November 8, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

abc7ny Friday, October 25, 2019 1:58:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush added : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you?” External link

marketwatch Friday, October 25, 2019 12:04:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

kgw Wednesday, October 23, 2019 6:45:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

abc7ny Wednesday, October 23, 2019 4:38:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

brownsvilleherald Wednesday, October 23, 2019 2:08:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "You think this impeachment is a LYNCHING? What the hell is wrong with you?" External link

CBSnews Wednesday, October 23, 2019 1:30:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

foxnews Wednesday, October 23, 2019 1:06:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, October 23, 2019 12:18:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

abc7ny Tuesday, October 22, 2019 11:54:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

foxnews Tuesday, October 22, 2019 11:43:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "You think this impeachment is a LYNCHING? What the hell is wrong with you?" "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet" External link

haberler-en Tuesday, October 22, 2019 11:13:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, October 22, 2019 10:55:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

denverpost Tuesday, October 22, 2019 10:26:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

wkbn Tuesday, October 22, 2019 10:03:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

gazette Tuesday, October 22, 2019 9:48:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

TheScotsman Tuesday, October 22, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "You think this impeachment is a LYNCHING? What the hell is wrong with you?" External link

CBSnews Tuesday, October 22, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

oregonlive Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:52:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

wsoctv Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:47:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

whittierdailynews Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:31:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

accesswdun Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, October 22, 2019 7:55:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

wsaw Tuesday, October 22, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, October 22, 2019 7:26:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “What the hell is wrong with you? Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

nypost Tuesday, October 22, 2019 7:17:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

telegram Tuesday, October 22, 2019 7:05:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

enterprisenews Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:50:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "You think this impeachment is a LYNCHING? What the hell is wrong with you?" External link

CBSnews Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:31:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

gainesville Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:29:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

standard Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

wsvn Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

actionnewsjax Tuesday, October 22, 2019 5:17:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Quorum’s decision to close MetroSouth before receiving approval from the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board is not only an affront to the members of my district who depend on this hospital, but it is also a clear violation of the Health Facilities Planning Act,” External link

suntimes Thursday, October 10, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Congress has a responsibility to protect the Constitutional foundation of our government with respect for the laws of this great nation. We must not forget that no one is above the law. Otherwise, we are destined to be a nation of well-intentioned individuals instead of law-abiding citizens,” External link

wqad Tuesday, September 24, 2019 11:59:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "Congress has a responsibility to protect the Constitutional foundation of our government with respect for the laws of this great nation. We must not forget that no one is above the law. Otherwise, we are destined to be a nation of well-intentioned individuals instead of law-abiding citizens," External link

click2houston Thursday, August 22, 2019 11:38:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush déclaré : "Nous devons montrer clairement au peuple américain que nous utilisons la condamnation pour exprimer notre désapprobation (des opinions) de ceux qui ne font pas partie de la chambre" External link

french-news Wednesday, January 16, 2019 10:27:00 AM EAT



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singer10.34%EN11/10/201610/11/2016
former defense minister3.45%EN07/26/201626/07/2016
representative34.48%EN06/23/201623/06/2016
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musician3.45%EN06/01/201601/06/2016
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Bobby RushEN61.78%
Bobby RushFR7.56%
Bobby RushTR7.11%
Bobby RushEU7.11%
Bobby RushIT7.11%
Bobby RushSW7.11%
Bobby RuchFR0.89%
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Cathy McMorris Rodgers said ( about Bobby Rush ) : “To maintain our global competitive edge, win the future, and beat China, it’s crucial that the U.S. lead on Artificial Intelligence (AI), Quantum Computing, the Internet of Things (IoT), and other emerging technologies,” “As we have seen in past global crises and in recent months, the Chinese Communist Party will do whatever it takes to get ahead by stealing, cheating, and subsidizing their State-Owned Enterprises. We cannot out subsidize China or beat them at their own game, nor should we. Thank you to Rep. Rush for joining me in introducing this legislation to ensure America continues to lead the world when it comes to emerging technologies” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, August 31, 2020 9:06:00 PM EAT

Lori Lightfoot said ( about Bobby Rush ) : “We haven’t always agreed on every issue but today, we are in total alignment in our righteous anger and our steadfast determination, and I want to make sure that’s very clear,” “What I know of Congressman Rush is this—he has committed his life to calling out and fighting against injustice and this presents exactly one of those moments” External link

news-yahoo Friday, June 12, 2020 1:50:00 AM EAT

Lori Lightfoot said ( about Bobby Rush ) : “We haven’t always agreed on every issue but today, we are in total alignment in our righteous anger and our steadfast determination, and I want to make sure that’s very clear,” “What I know of Congressman Rush is this—he has committed his life to calling out and fighting against injustice and this presents exactly one of those moments” External link

thedailybeast Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:06:00 PM EAT

AG Barr responded ( about Bobby Rush ) : "It's good to hear from you Congressman Rush, I appreciate your question," External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 1, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Michael Pfleger said ( about Bobby Rush ) : “He opened his doors to everybody, he’s the one who hid Bobby Rush when he was a Black Panther and police were searching for him,” External link

suntimes Tuesday, November 26, 2019 5:01:00 AM EAT

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Bobby Rush said : “People who depend on the postal service — seniors, families, other people depending on the postal service day-in and day-out — it’s an absolute, epic, total, undeniable failure,” External link

suntimes Wednesday, February 24, 2021 3:15:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “I can only conclude and demand that Postmaster [Wanda] Prater resign immediately or that she be terminated immediately,” External link

suntimes Friday, February 19, 2021 1:57:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We need jobs in my community — there are unemployed people — so if you got a job, then do your job because you are already blessed,” “For every one of these 48 people that didn’t show up for work, there are at least 400 people waiting in line” External link

suntimes Friday, February 19, 2021 1:57:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “It’s an absolute, abject, total, undeniable failure, which leads me to conclude that the only way that we can get out of this morass, this mess, this total breakdown in the mail delivery for the South Side and indeed for the entire Chicago postal district is we need a new management team,” “I can only conclude and demand that the postmaster, Postmaster Prater, resign immediately or that she be terminated immediately. And I don’t do this lightly” External link

chicagotribune Thursday, February 18, 2021 11:27:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The film was accurate up till a point; it’s not the full story of the Black Panthers, nor the Illinois Black Panther Party,” External link

suntimes Saturday, February 13, 2021 3:44:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “His character had very little to say, and I’m alright with that,” External link

suntimes Saturday, February 13, 2021 3:44:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Those officers who took the time to relax, take a nap, drink coffee, steal and eat my popcorn while their colleagues, comrades were out doing their level best to create order, reestablish order in the community they really were AWOL,” External link

suntimes Friday, February 12, 2021 11:44:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The police do what the police do, but at the end of the day this is our community,” “We can't afford to point a finger at police and say they need to do their job when we could do more ourselves” External link

suntimes Tuesday, February 2, 2021 9:03:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “She kept her promise. She made sure that this investigation didn’t just fall through the cracks. It’s really another example of her leadership and her commitment to making the … CPD a police force that the community can grow to trust,” “Those officers who took the time to relax, take a nap, drink coffee, steal and eat my popcorn while their colleagues, comrades were out doing their level best to create order, re-establish order in the community — they really were AWOL. They abandoned their posts” External link

suntimes Tuesday, January 19, 2021 10:59:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “One was asleep on my couch in my campaign office. They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave,” External link

baltimore-cbslocal Saturday, January 16, 2021 10:20:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight and within their reach,” External link

chicagotribune Friday, January 15, 2021 5:38:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "I told my son I'd been lying in bed for two days," "He said, 'Daddy, you been here for five days.' After three and a half weeks, I was feeling much better. I never set foot outside my door for seven and a half weeks. I went from 180 pounds down to 150" External link

arkansasonline Sunday, January 10, 2021 12:09:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “While we are fortunate that Ms. Young was not killed in this case, her treatment is, nonetheless, demoralizing and the trauma she, and people across the country, feels is equally raw,” External link

chicagotribune Thursday, December 31, 2020 3:37:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “I am here to let you know and inform you that I stand for Black women, my mama was a Black woman, my wife is a Black woman, my daughters are Black women,” External link

suntimes Monday, December 28, 2020 4:28:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “It began before Tuskegee, but Tuskegee brought it to the forefront, created a condition where there had to be an admission by a medical professional that these tests at Tuskegee were implemented, and apology made. But there was no real solution to those problems, nothing that remediated ongoing mistrust,” “Now we’re at a point where we’ve got to have this participation by citizens from every demographic root, and we’re having to deal with this problem in terms of creating trust” External link

suntimes Monday, December 14, 2020 5:33:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We’re standing on the cusp of history,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, October 30, 2020 5:08:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “on the throttle of change in our city,” External link

suntimes Saturday, September 5, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said ( about American Life ) : “He was my close confidant, colleague, and confederate, and was also my professor at the McCormick Theological Seminary, where he founded the African American Leadership Program, which was responsible for the training of innumerable African American Pastors in receiving their Master Degrees,” External link

suntimes Saturday, September 5, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “It is past time that we eradicate these totems of treason and replace them with symbols that represent the true promise of America, such as the emancipation of black Americans,” External link

theepochtimes Thursday, August 27, 2020 12:28:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Tragically, 12 million of our neighbors, our friends, our loved ones are forced to live in the shadows under the constant threat of deportation,” External link

suntimes Tuesday, August 18, 2020 1:54:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “thus having the effect of helping to end the inhumane separation of families that have taken place in this so-called land of the free,” External link

suntimes Tuesday, August 18, 2020 1:54:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "I think that it's reprehensible, it's unfathomable," External link

news-yahoo Monday, July 27, 2020 10:30:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "I think that it's reprehensible, it's unfathomable," External link

CBSnews Monday, July 27, 2020 9:29:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "I have been very proud to conduct business and answer complaints," "Until recently I was also very proud of the postal service in Chicago and around the nation. ... Meeting with them has always been a highlight of my career" External link

patch Thursday, July 23, 2020 3:08:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush claimed ( about President Trump ) : "That's Trump's game plan. Trump wants to instigate a race war, so he can rise up and say, 'I'm the real grand wizard of the Klu Klux Klan and I'm the President. Reelect me.' That's what he's trying to do," External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, July 22, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said ( about President Trump ) : “So he can rise up and say, ‘I’m the real Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan, and I’m the President. Reelect me,” “That’s what he’s trying to do. He’s trying to play to the fears, to the racial animus that exists among certain White people, and he will do everything and anything to do that because he wants to be reelected at all costs” External link

washtimes Wednesday, July 22, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “A two-week mail delay might not seem like a big deal to Chicago’s USPS leadership, but such a delay in vital services can mean delayed medications for our sick and elderly, or the delayed payment of bills accompanied by undeserved late fees,” External link

suntimes Wednesday, July 22, 2020 2:56:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Promises were made, but none of them were kept,” External link

suntimes Wednesday, July 22, 2020 2:56:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “I'm not sure if he has the understanding, but he has to become a transcendental president,” External link

politico Friday, June 26, 2020 1:11:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Once again, the Chicago Police Department has revealed its true nature, true character. They entered my office without being invited. They, in the midst of looting and rioting in the midst of their fellow officers being pummeled, and bricks and bottles being thrown at them all across the city in those tumultuous days, here they are, these 13 officers decided they were going to abandon their posts and relax in my office,” External link

suntimes Friday, June 12, 2020 11:29:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach," "They did not care about what was happening to business people, to this city. They didn’t care. They absolutely didn’t care" External link

amestrib Friday, June 12, 2020 5:53:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "My family and I had to take some time to process all of that. That was the priority for my family and for myself," External link

amestrib Friday, June 12, 2020 5:53:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach,” External link

theepochtimes Friday, June 12, 2020 4:31:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach,” “They did not care about what was happening to business people, to this city. They didn’t care. They absolutely didn’t care” External link

thegrio Friday, June 12, 2020 10:56:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We saw eight or more police officers, including three white shirts, in repose, relaxing during these most difficult times. They had their feet up on the desk. One was asleep on my couch . . . One was on his cell phone,” External link

suntimes Friday, June 12, 2020 4:16:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had the unmitigated gall to make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses. Within their sight and within their reach," External link

abc7ny Friday, June 12, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “She has been a reconciler of the many differences that she didn’t create, but she has the compassion and the resolve, the strength and the courage, to correct,” External link

foxnews Friday, June 12, 2020 2:38:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach,” External link

foxnews Friday, June 12, 2020 2:38:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing apart businesses,” External link

yahoo-au Friday, June 12, 2020 2:37:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush added : “They were in a mode of relaxation and did not care about what was happening. They did not care. They absolutely did not care,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, June 12, 2020 1:50:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “One was asleep on my couch in my campaign office,” External link

nypost Friday, June 12, 2020 1:49:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had your unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn -- my popcorn -- in my microwave," External link

wrcbtv Friday, June 12, 2020 1:14:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush added : "They did not care what was happening to business people in this city," External link

wrcbtv Friday, June 12, 2020 1:14:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn — my popcorn — in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight and within their reach,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, June 12, 2020 12:56:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and some popcorn -- my popcorn -- in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach," "They were in the mode of relaxation and they did not care about what was happening to businesspeople, to this city. They didn't care. They absolutely didn't care" External link

fox13memphis Friday, June 12, 2020 12:03:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn — my popcorn — in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight and within their reach,” External link

msn-uk Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:42:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said ( about Lori Lightfoot ) : “If any young black male or female is killed by a police officer, under a Lightfoot administration, then the blood would be on those voters’ hands who elected her,” External link

msn-uk Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:42:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "is absolutely committed to the well-being of all Chicagoans, bar none," External link

msn-uk Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:42:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush added : “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn — my popcorn — in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight and within their reach” External link

politico Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:24:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing apart businesses within their sight, within their reach," "They did not care about what was happening to business people, to this city. They didn’t care. They absolutely didn’t care" External link

usaToday Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "My family and I had to take some time to process all of that. That was the priority for my family and for myself," External link

usaToday Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush added : “They were in a mode of relaxation and did not care about what was happening. They did not care. They absolutely did not care,” External link

thedailybeast Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:06:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “One was asleep on my couch in my campaign office,” External link

ibtimes Thursday, June 11, 2020 10:59:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves and make coffee for themselves and to pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave while looters were tearing apart businesses within their site and within their reach," External link

patch Thursday, June 11, 2020 10:18:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “One was asleep on my couch in my campaign office ... one was on his cell phone,” “They even had the unmitigated gall to go and make coffee for themselves, and pop popcorn, my popcorn, in my microwave, while looters were tearing up businesses within sight, within their reach” External link

suntimes Thursday, June 11, 2020 10:00:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “I’ve seen these alarming posts as well, but I can assure you that they are completely false,” “This bill does not authorize anyone to enter your home, for whatever reason, without your permission, nor does it allow the government to remove anyone from your home because of the coronavirus” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 29, 2020 10:13:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “I’ve seen these alarming posts as well, but I can assure you that they are completely false,” “This bill does not authorize anyone to enter your home, for whatever reason, without your permission, nor does it allow the government to remove anyone from your home because of the coronavirus” External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 29, 2020 12:51:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush says : "We don't know the numbers, we don't know the number of people who have not been diagnosed," External link

npr Wednesday, May 27, 2020 12:43:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “We have the data to pinpoint who is at the highest risk during this pandemic and to identify the factors that put them at risk. It’s time we put two and two together and bring testing and contact tracing to the communities who need it most,” External link

politico Saturday, May 16, 2020 2:26:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "There is no 'eternal lockdown crowd,' " External link

arkansasonline Thursday, April 30, 2020 1:34:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "There is no 'eternal lockdown crowd,' " External link

nationmultimedia Thursday, April 30, 2020 3:28:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Smoking cigarettes, especially menthol flavored cigarettes, has resulted in approximately 45,000 African-American deaths each and every year,” External link

news-yahoo Friday, February 28, 2020 9:43:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

taipeitimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:56:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We are one step closer to finally outlawing this heinous practice and achieving justice for over 4,000 victims of lynching,” External link

nytimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:55:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

antiguaobserver Thursday, February 27, 2020 6:52:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush recalled : “She said, ‘This is the reason why I will not allow my boys to be raised in the South,'” External link

wwlp Thursday, February 27, 2020 5:24:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We are one step closer to finally outlawing this heinous practice and achieving justice for over 4,000 victims of lynching,” External link

thegrio Thursday, February 27, 2020 5:01:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

thegrio Thursday, February 27, 2020 5:01:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush disse ( about Emmett Till ) : "De Charlottesville a El Paso, ainda estamos sendo confrontados com o mesmo racismo violento e ódio que tiraram a vida de Emmett e de tantos outros" External link

uol Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:36:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "The importance of this bill cannot be overstated," External link

arkansasonline Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "We sent a strong message that violence - and race-based violence in particular - has no place in American society" External link

heart Thursday, February 27, 2020 10:25:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "We sent a strong message that violence - and race-based violence in particular - has no place in American society" External link

skynews Thursday, February 27, 2020 6:21:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush recalled : “She said, ‘This is the reason why I will not allow my boys to be raised in the South,'” External link

wkbn Thursday, February 27, 2020 4:55:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "With the passage of this bill we correct a historical injustice, based on a lie, that took the life of this young man," External link

upi Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:40:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

dailyjournal Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:23:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

krqe Thursday, February 27, 2020 12:42:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We are one step closer to finally outlawing this heinous practice and achieving justice for over 4,000 victims of lynching,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, February 27, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "Today, we send a strong message that violence -- and race-based violence, in particular -- has no place in America," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:38:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "It made me conscious of the risk, the trepidation of being a black man in America," External link

ABCnews Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:38:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

wsvn Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:34:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush told : “I am just so, more than words can express, so delighted that finally after over 200 tries in Congress, finally after former Congressman Leonidas Dyer ... sponsored legislation in 1902 and it passed the House and failed in the Senate,” External link

politico Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:14:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush told ( about Emmett Till ) : “That picture of Emmett in that casket catalyzed an entire nation,” External link

politico Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:14:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

680news Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:14:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “I am so very grateful to see this historic bill finally get the vote it deserves on the House floor,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:03:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “The importance of this bill cannot be overstated,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, February 26, 2020 11:03:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We are one step closer to finally outlawing this heinous practice and achieving justice for over 4,000 victims of lynching,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, February 26, 2020 8:30:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said ( about Emmett Till ) : “From Charlottesville to El Paso, we are still being confronted with the same violent racism and hatred that took the life of Emmett and so many others. The passage of this bill will send a strong and clear message to the nation that we will not tolerate this bigotry,” External link

washtimes Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Millions of Americans are not as fortunate as I was,” "Millions of Americans are not able to access quality medicine care, and more Americans are unable to participate in groundbreaking clinical trials that offer advanced treatments" External link

chicagotribune Tuesday, February 25, 2020 3:02:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Which means we, and they, have no way of knowing how these drugs will interact with African American bodies,” “This is totally out of order, totally unacceptable, totally irresponsible, and frankly, it’s downright dangerous. ... This is medical injustice” External link

chicagotribune Tuesday, February 25, 2020 3:02:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “It would be painfully hypocritical of me to endure 90 minutes of unrelenting lies and all types of distortions and untruths, while at the same time watching his Republican apologists cheer,” “I cannot honor this man in any way” External link

washtimes Wednesday, February 5, 2020 5:52:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “He alone, among the current Democratic candidates, has been the clearest, the most focused, and the most reasonable voice for addressing the depressed state of the African-American economy,” External link

thehill Wednesday, January 22, 2020 2:33:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “I firmly believe that our investigation must also look at the actions taken by Major League Baseball, and the teams that comprise it, to reprimand the individuals who have been implicated,” External link

click2houston Monday, January 20, 2020 4:40:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “While both Major League Baseball and its teams have taken action against specific individuals, we must determine if the league, and its teams, reacted sufficiently and with enough haste, or whether the punishments were tardy and lacking,” “We must also determine if there was a systematic failure on the part of Major League Baseball that not only allowed this scandal to occur, but to fester” External link

click2houston Monday, January 20, 2020 4:40:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Cheating in any sport is anathema, especially in professional sports,” “Many children, and adults for that matter, look up to professional athletes as a testament to the American dream and what is possible through hard work and determination” External link

click2houston Monday, January 20, 2020 4:40:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush : “Today, this House of Representatives reaffirms its constitutional authority to demand that the President, now and forever, will bring matters of warfare to be discussed in these exalted chambers. My constituents demand no more or no less” External link

suntimes Friday, January 10, 2020 5:07:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Rev. Evans, to me, was an original — nobody like him,” “Nobody did it like he did it” External link

suntimes Saturday, December 7, 2019 7:39:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush concludes ( about Jimmy Redd ) : “I’m sorry about that, Jimmy,” “I never should have did that” External link

al Sunday, November 17, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush says : “From that time to this time, it brings tears to my eyes to look how change has come by,” “Now you can see me. I’m not behind a curtain” External link

al Sunday, November 17, 2019 3:40:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said ( about Byron Allen ) : “My concern with the case has very little to do with Byron Allen and Entertainment Studios and their business dealings with Comcast. My greater concerns are related to the overhaul of a statute that was instituted to protect the economic potential of the average African-American,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush says : “They can’t say that they are our allies and then turn around and sucker punch us,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “We have to dismantle their motivation. If they want to dismantle our civil rights, as consumers and activists, we have to dismantle their corporations with our dollars and our ability to protest,” External link

thegrio Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush says : “There are some members of the Congressional Black Caucus who have signed on to the amicus brief. We are grateful for them. But there are some of them who did not sign the brief because of so many other reasons. That does not mean that they would not have if the opportunity afforded them,” “I know that they would bleed for Black people and that they are willing to stand up in Congress or anywhere else for Black people. Many have put themselves at risk for Black people. We fight, and Comcast does not have any of us in their pockets” External link

thegrio Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush concludes : “I t is my belief that the Comcast Corporation needs to be broken up,” External link

thegrio Friday, November 8, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

abc7ny Friday, October 25, 2019 1:58:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush added : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you?” External link

marketwatch Friday, October 25, 2019 12:04:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

kgw Wednesday, October 23, 2019 6:45:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

abc7ny Wednesday, October 23, 2019 4:38:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

brownsvilleherald Wednesday, October 23, 2019 2:08:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "You think this impeachment is a LYNCHING? What the hell is wrong with you?" External link

CBSnews Wednesday, October 23, 2019 1:30:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

foxnews Wednesday, October 23, 2019 1:06:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, October 23, 2019 12:18:00 AM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

abc7ny Tuesday, October 22, 2019 11:54:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

foxnews Tuesday, October 22, 2019 11:43:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "You think this impeachment is a LYNCHING? What the hell is wrong with you?" "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet" External link

haberler-en Tuesday, October 22, 2019 11:13:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

TorontoStar Tuesday, October 22, 2019 10:55:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

denverpost Tuesday, October 22, 2019 10:26:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

wkbn Tuesday, October 22, 2019 10:03:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

gazette Tuesday, October 22, 2019 9:48:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

TheScotsman Tuesday, October 22, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "You think this impeachment is a LYNCHING? What the hell is wrong with you?" External link

CBSnews Tuesday, October 22, 2019 9:31:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

oregonlive Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:52:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

wsoctv Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:47:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

whittierdailynews Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:31:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

accesswdun Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:08:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, October 22, 2019 7:55:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

wsaw Tuesday, October 22, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, October 22, 2019 7:26:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “What the hell is wrong with you? Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

nypost Tuesday, October 22, 2019 7:17:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

telegram Tuesday, October 22, 2019 7:05:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

enterprisenews Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:50:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "You think this impeachment is a LYNCHING? What the hell is wrong with you?" External link

CBSnews Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:31:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

gainesville Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:29:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

standard Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : “Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet,” External link

wsvn Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:21:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush wrote : "Do you know how many people who look like me have been lynched, since the inception of this country, by people who look like you. Delete this tweet," External link

actionnewsjax Tuesday, October 22, 2019 5:17:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Quorum’s decision to close MetroSouth before receiving approval from the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board is not only an affront to the members of my district who depend on this hospital, but it is also a clear violation of the Health Facilities Planning Act,” External link

suntimes Thursday, October 10, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : “Congress has a responsibility to protect the Constitutional foundation of our government with respect for the laws of this great nation. We must not forget that no one is above the law. Otherwise, we are destined to be a nation of well-intentioned individuals instead of law-abiding citizens,” External link

wqad Tuesday, September 24, 2019 11:59:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush said : "Congress has a responsibility to protect the Constitutional foundation of our government with respect for the laws of this great nation. We must not forget that no one is above the law. Otherwise, we are destined to be a nation of well-intentioned individuals instead of law-abiding citizens," External link

click2houston Thursday, August 22, 2019 11:38:00 PM EAT

Bobby Rush déclaré : "Nous devons montrer clairement au peuple américain que nous utilisons la condamnation pour exprimer notre désapprobation (des opinions) de ceux qui ne font pas partie de la chambre" External link

french-news Wednesday, January 16, 2019 10:27:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
congressman27.59%EN04/24/201724/04/2017
singer10.34%EN11/10/201610/11/2016
former defense minister3.45%EN07/26/201626/07/2016
representative34.48%EN06/23/201623/06/2016
democrat10.34%EN06/23/201623/06/2016
musician3.45%EN06/01/201601/06/2016
legislador3.45%ES04/04/200904/04/2009
deputato3.45%IT12/31/200831/12/2008
republicano3.45%PT06/08/200808/06/2008
Names Lang Count
Bobby RushEN61.78%
Bobby RushFR7.56%
Bobby RushTR7.11%
Bobby RushEU7.11%
Bobby RushIT7.11%
Bobby RushSW7.11%
Bobby RuchFR0.89%
Bobby RushSA0.89%
Bobby RushES0.44%


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Cathy McMorris Rodgers said ( about Bobby Rush ) : “To maintain our global competitive edge, win the future, and beat China, it’s crucial that the U.S. lead on Artificial Intelligence (AI), Quantum Computing, the Internet of Things (IoT), and other emerging technologies,” “As we have seen in past global crises and in recent months, the Chinese Communist Party will do whatever it takes to get ahead by stealing, cheating, and subsidizing their State-Owned Enterprises. We cannot out subsidize China or beat them at their own game, nor should we. Thank you to Rep. Rush for joining me in introducing this legislation to ensure America continues to lead the world when it comes to emerging technologies” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, August 31, 2020 9:06:00 PM EAT

Lori Lightfoot said ( about Bobby Rush ) : “We haven’t always agreed on every issue but today, we are in total alignment in our righteous anger and our steadfast determination, and I want to make sure that’s very clear,” “What I know of Congressman Rush is this—he has committed his life to calling out and fighting against injustice and this presents exactly one of those moments” External link

news-yahoo Friday, June 12, 2020 1:50:00 AM EAT

Lori Lightfoot said ( about Bobby Rush ) : “We haven’t always agreed on every issue but today, we are in total alignment in our righteous anger and our steadfast determination, and I want to make sure that’s very clear,” “What I know of Congressman Rush is this—he has committed his life to calling out and fighting against injustice and this presents exactly one of those moments” External link

thedailybeast Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:06:00 PM EAT

AG Barr responded ( about Bobby Rush ) : "It's good to hear from you Congressman Rush, I appreciate your question," External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 1, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

Michael Pfleger said ( about Bobby Rush ) : “He opened his doors to everybody, he’s the one who hid Bobby Rush when he was a Black Panther and police were searching for him,” External link

suntimes Tuesday, November 26, 2019 5:01:00 AM EAT