Bobby Rush recovering from surgery

June 24, 2008 10:55:32 AM PDT
An aide to congressman Bobby Rush says the Chicago Democrat is continuing to recover from successful cancer surgery. Rush had a cancerous tumor in his salivary gland. H is last chemotherapy session was nine days ago at a Chicago hospital.

The congressman is expected to return to Capitol Hill next month. Rush has not been in Washington D.C. in the four months since his surgery.