Fundraisers for Bobby Rush

This is a list of fundraising events involving this member of Congress -- typically the most-recent events, and occasionally an upcoming one.

Info provided by Political Party Time, a project of the Sunlight Foundation, which posts invitations they receive from reputable anonymous sources. These documents are made available as a public service in the interest of creating more transparency about the relationships between lobbyists and lawmakers.

When: September 13, 2012
What: Coffee
Where: National Democratic Club Townhouse
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $2,500; $1,500; $500
When: November 19, 2011
What: Birthday Bash
Where: Park 52 Restaurant
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Chair; $2,500 Co-Host; $1,000 Friend; $500 Supporter; $150 Individual
When: November 15, 2011
What: 65th Birthday of Bobby Rush
Where: 21st Century Townhouse
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,000 PAC; $500 Individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: November 15, 2011
What: Birthday Reception
Where: 21st Century Townhouse
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,000 PAC; $500 Individual
When: September 15, 2011
What: Cook Out
Where: 203 2nd Street SE
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5000 Host; $2500 Sponsor; $1000 PAC
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: July 15, 2011
What: Cook Out
Where: 203 2nd Street SE
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,000 PAC
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: June 23, 2011
What: Evening Reception
Where: 21st Century Townhouse
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,000 Friend
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: June 20, 2011
What: White Sox vs. Cubs Opening Night Game
Where: U.S. Cellular Field
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Individual + Guest; $2,500 Individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: June 16, 2011
What: Breakfast
Where: Art and Soul
Host(s): Clear Channel PAC
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,000 PAC; $500 Individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: June 01, 2011
What: Breakfast
Where: The J.C. Watts Companies
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $2,500 Host; $1,000 PAC; $500 Individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: May 05, 2011
What: Labor Breakfast
Where: Offices of The International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,000 PAC
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: May 04, 2011
What: Breakfast
Where: The J.C. Watts Companies
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $2,500 Host; $1,000 PAC; $500 Individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: April 21, 2011
What: Afternoon Reception
Where: 350 North LaSalle St Ste 1300
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $2,500 Host; $1,000 Friend; $500 Guest
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: March 29, 2011
What: Energy Industry Reception
Where: Altria
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,500 PAC
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: March 16, 2011
What: Energy Breakfast
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,500 PAC
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: March 10, 2011
What: Breakfast
Where: Johnny's Half Shell
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,000 PAC; $500 Individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: July 28, 2010
What: Reception
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 sponsor, $2,500 friend, $1,000 PAC; $500 Individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: July 20, 2010
What: Chicago Style Cookout
Where: The Williams & Jensen Townhouse
Beneficiaries: All Power to the People PAC
Contributions: $5000 Host; $2500 Sponsor; $1000 PAC
Make Checks Payable To: All Power to the People PAC
When: June 17, 2010
What: Telecom Industry Reception
Where: Johnny's Half Shell
Host(s): Marie Sylla-Dixon, Marie Long, Yardley Pollas-Kimble
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 sponsor, $2,500 friend, $1,000 PAC
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: June 09, 2010
What: Breakfast
Host(s): Thurgood Marshall, Jr., Gary Gallant, Gary Slaiman
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Sponsor; $2,500 Host; $1,000 PAC
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: May 12, 2010
What: Reception and Dinner
Where: B Smith's Washington DC
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 sponsor, $2,500 friend, $1,000 PAC, $500 individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: May 12, 2010
What: Reception and Dinner
Where: B Smith's Washington DC
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Sponsor; $2,500 Friend; $1,000 PAC; $500 Individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: March 25, 2010
What: Alicia Keys in Concert
Where: Verizon Center
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $2,500 per pair; $1,500 per ticket
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: March 24, 2010
What: Cocktails and Dinner
Where: Home of John Winburn and Ed Jenkins
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $1,000
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: March 04, 2010
What: Breakfast Reception
Where: The J.C. Watts Companies
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Sponsor; $2,500 Friend; $1,000 PAC; $500 Individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: February 24, 2010
Where: Johnny's Half Shell
Host(s): Gary LaPaille, mCapitol
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Sponsor; $2,500 Friend; $1,000 PAC; $500 Individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: February 22, 2010
What: Chicago Bulls vs. Washington Wizards
Where: Verizon Center
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $2,500 per pair; $1,500 per ticket
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: January 27, 2010
What: Energy Industry Lunch
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,000 PAC; $500 Individual
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: January 26, 2010
What: Last Event Before IL Primary
Where: Johnny's Half Shell
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,000 PAC
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush
When: December 09, 2009
What: Breakfast
Where: Motorola
Beneficiaries: Bobby Rush
Contributions: $5,000 Host; $2,500 Sponsor; $1,000 Friend
Make Checks Payable To: Citizens for Rush