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United States

U.S. House of RepresentativesCandidate for District 1

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Bobby L. Rush

Democratic
Elected Official
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Create more job opportunities that provide a living wage for all individuals including unemployed and underemployed youth.
  • Curb gun and youth violence by enacting meaningful gun legisation.
  • Ensure adequate funding and access in order to reduce healhcare disparities.

Who gave money to this candidate?

Contributions

Total money raised: $603,580

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

1
Employees of Grosvenor Capital Management
$16,200
2
Exelon and employees
$12,700
3
AGL Resources
$10,000
3
American Society of Anesthesiologists
$10,000
3
Cox Enterprises
$10,000
3
CSX
$10,000
3
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
$10,000
3
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
$10,000
3
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America
$10,000
3
National Cable & Telecommunications Association
$10,000
3
Sheet Metal Workers' International Association
$10,000
3
UNITE HERE
$10,000
3
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America
$10,000

More information about contributions

By State:

District of Columbia 45.53%
Illinois 24.63%
Maryland 3.94%
Virginia 3.81%
Other 22.09%
45.53%24.63%22.09%

By Size:

Large contributions (99.90%)
Small contributions (0.10%)
99.90%

By Type:

From organizations (80.02%)
From individuals (19.98%)
80.02%19.98%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

Videos (1)

— October 10, 2016 Chicago Sun-Times

Bobby Rush tells why he should remain the congressman from the 1st district.

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