US Congress Representative Bobby Rush [D]

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USHR985IntroExpressing the moral responsibility of Congress to end adult and child poverty in the United States.
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2020-05-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB7062IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate cost-sharing with respect to coverage of insulin as a covered part D drug and associated medical supplies and to provide mail order access to insulin and such supplies under the Medicare pr...
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2020-05-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6965IntroTo provide for cash refunds for canceled airline flights and tickets during the COVID-19 emergency.
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2020-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Aviation
USHJR76EnrollProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Education relating to "Borrower Defense Institutional Accountability". This joint resolution nullifies a rule issued by...
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2020-05-22
Without objection, if a veto message on H.J. Res. 76 is laid before the House, then after the message is read and the objections of the President are spread at large upon the Journal, further consideration of the veto message and the joint resolution shall be postponed until the legislative day of Thursday May 28, 2020; and that on that legislative day, the House shall proceed to the constitutional question of reconsideration and dispose of such question without intervening motion.
USHB6980IntroTo extend the period in which Governors of States may order members of the National Guard to active duty in connection with the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), and for other purposes.
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2020-05-22
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB6968IntroTo amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to make grants to carry out a food service delivery pilot program for children during the non-school summer months, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-22
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHR973IntroRecognizing the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, commending a month of fasting and spiritual renewal, and extending best wishes to Muslims in the United States and across the globe for a joyous and meaningful observance of Eid al-Fitr. This resolution r...
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2020-05-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6987IntroTo include payments for waste and recycling collection services as covered utility payments for purposes of calculating the eligible amount for forgiveness of indebtedness on a paycheck protection program loan.
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2020-05-22
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6918IntroTo direct the Secretary of the Treasury to establish a grant program for employers adversely affected by COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-19
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR972IntroRecognizing the seriousness of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and expressing support for the designation of the month of September 2020 as "PCOS Awareness Month". This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of Polycystic Ovary Syndro...
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2020-05-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6902IntroTo authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants to eligible entities to carry out educational programs that include the history of peoples of African descent in the settling and founding of America, the economic and political environments tha...
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2020-05-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6897IntroTo expand the waiver of affiliation rules for certain business concerns with more than 1 physical location, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-15
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6861IntroTo amend the Small Business Act to require collection and reporting of demographic data for applicants of the Paycheck Protection Program, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-14
To House Small Business Committee
USHB6866IntroTo protect the privacy of health information during a national health emergency.
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2020-05-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6801IntroTo provide reimbursements for the emergency operational costs of school food authorities during the COVID-19 pandemic, and for other purposes.
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2020-05-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6807IntroTo expand vote by mail and early voting, and to improve the safety, accessibility, and efficiency of in-person voting during elections for Federal office.
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2020-05-12
To House Administration Committee
USHB6749IntroAmerican Opportunity Student Tax Relief Act of 2020
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2020-05-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6757IntroFarm to Food Bank Enhancement Act of 2020
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2020-05-08
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB6709IntroCoronavirus Frontline Workers Fair Pay Act
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2020-05-08
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E433-434)
USHB6773IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a credit against tax for certain health care workers, and for other purposes. This bill allows a new tax credit for qualifying health care workers for $7,500 in a taxable year. A qualifying he...
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2020-05-08
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6744IntroComputer and Internet Equity Act
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2020-05-08
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6563IntroEmergency Educational Connections Act of 2020 This bill establishes and provides funding for the Emergency Connectivity Fund, from which the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) must provide support for certain schools or libraries to purchase spe...
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2020-05-05
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E425)
USHB6700IntroFEED Act FEMA Empowering Essential Deliveries Act This bill authorizes the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to approve state, local, and Indian tribal government plans to partner with small and mid-size restaurants and nonprofit organizatio...
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2020-05-05
To House Transportation And Infrastructure Committee
USHB6722IntroFood for Families in Crisis Act of 2020
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2020-05-05
To House Agriculture Committee
USHR951IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week, to be observed from May 6 through May 12, 2020. This resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Nurses Week. It also recognizes the contributions of nurses to the U.S. he...
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2020-05-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6666IntroCOVID-19 Testing, Reaching, And Contacting Everyone (TRACE) Act This bill authorizes the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to award grants for testing, contact tracing, monitoring, and other activities to address COVID-19 (i.e., corona...
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6676IntroCOMMUNITIES Act Creation of Opportunities for Medical Manpower in Underserved Neighborhoods by Indemnifying Tuition and Incentivizing Exceptional Service Act
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6322PassStudent Veteran Coronavirus Response Act of 2020 This bill addresses education programs and assistance for veterans during the covered period from March 1-December 21, 2020. Specifically, the bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to...
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2020-04-28
Became Public Law No: 116-140. (TXT | PDF)
USHB6623IntroCOVID-19 Language Access Act This bill requires each federal agency that receives federal assistance related to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic to translate any English language written material prepared for the general public ...
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2020-04-28
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E403)
USHB6643IntroSupporting State and Local Leaders Act This bill repeals the prohibition against granting federal, state, and local governments a tax credit for paid sick and paid family and medical leave.
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2020-04-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6637IntroTo improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes.
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2020-04-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR940IntroRecognizing the commencement of Ramadan, the Muslim holy month of fasting and spiritual renewal, and commending Muslims in the United States and throughout the world for their faith. This resolution recognizes the Islamic faith as one of the great re...
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2020-04-23
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB6609IntroImmediate COVID Testing Procurement Act This bill requires the President, within 24 hours of this bill's enactment, to issue purchase orders for a program of the highest national urgency (commonly known as a DX purchase order) to procure under the De...
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2020-04-23
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6560IntroUNITE Act of 2020 Undertaking National Initiatives to Tackle Epidemic Act of 2020 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency by increasing volunteer opportunities within AmeriCorps and employment oppor...
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2020-04-22
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB6581IntroRobust International Response to Pandemic Act This bill requires each U.S. Executive Director at an international financial institution to take certain actions in support of the global response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifical...
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2020-04-21
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR932IntroExpressing support for honoring the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, and for other purposes.
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2020-04-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6573IntroHelp Our Heroes Access Medicine Act of 2020
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2020-04-21
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB6585IntroEquitable Data Collection and Disclosure on COVID-19 Act
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2020-04-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6592IntroCoronavirus Relief for States Act This bill provides $500 billion to states and tribal governments affected by the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic for FY2020. Such funds shall be paid to each state and tribal government within 30 d...
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2020-04-21
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHB6559IntroCOVID-19 Every Worker Protection Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Labor to promulgate both an emergency temporary occupational safety or health standard and a permanent standard to protect certain employees from occupational exposure ...
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2020-04-21
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6552IntroEmergency Water is a Human Right Act This bill creates a grant program, administered by the Department of Health and Human Services, to provide funds to states and Indian tribes to assist low-income households that pay a high proportion of household ...
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2020-04-20
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB6525IntroReopen America Act of 2020
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2020-04-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6537IntroFIRST Act Federal Immigrant Release for Safety and security Together Act This bill imposes requirements during a communicable disease-related national emergency, such as requiring the release of certain aliens in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcem...
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2020-04-17
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6534IntroClosing the Digital Divide for Students Act of 2020
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2020-04-17
To House Financial Services Committee
USHB6553IntroAutomatic Boost to Communities Act
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2020-04-17
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6541IntroPPE Act of 2020 Providing Protective Equipment Act of 2020
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2020-04-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6492IntroEnsuring HOMES Act Ensuring Homeowner and Occupant Monetary Encouragement and Stability Act
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2020-04-14
To House Financial Services Committee
USHR924IntroPromoting minority health awareness and supporting the goals and ideals of National Minority Health Month in April 2020, which include bringing attention to the health disparities faced by minority populations of the United States during the novel co...
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2020-04-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6508IntroState Operations Stabilization (SOS) Act This bill authorizes a state, tribal government, or unit of local government to use funds made available under the Coronavirus Relief Fund to reduce a budget deficit of such government that occurred due to a l...
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2020-04-14
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR918IntroPromoting minority health awareness and supporting the goals and ideals of National Minority Health Month in April 2020, which include bringing attention to the health disparities faced by minority populations of the United States during the novel co...
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2020-04-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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