Bobby Rush wins Illinois House primary

Bobby Rush wins Illinois House primary
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Rep. Bobby RushBobby Lee RushHouse coronavirus bill aims to prevent utility shutoffs Jimmy Kimmel mocks Pence delivery of PPE Delta, American Airlines to mandate face coverings during US flights MORE (D-Ill.) won the Democratic primary in Illinois’s 1st District, earning him the chance to run for a 14th term.

Rush prevailed over three other Democrats challenging him for the nomination. With 46 percent of precincts reporting, the Congressman easily won with 70 percent of the vote. Democrat Sarah Gad was second with 11.2 percent.