ROCK ISLAND – Today, Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul announced his endorsement of Congresswoman Cheri Bustos for re-election, citing Congresswoman Bustos’s commitment to providing affordable, quality healthcare and the critical need to turn out the vote.
“Congresswoman Bustos has fought for working families in Illinois for years,” said Attorney General Raoul. “I want to urge you to vote like your life depends on it – because so much is at stake. I can tell you, as a cancer and COVID-19 survivor, I know that we need Cheri’s experience in Congress to protect our access to life-saving coverage. Please make sure to vote and, while you’re at it, send my friend Cheri Bustos to Congress to fight for us all.”
“Attorney General Raoul commits himself every day to defending the rights of hardworking Illinoisans. He is a dedicated leader and our state is stronger for his service. I am honored to receive his support,” said Congresswoman Bustos. “Voting this year is absolutely critical – this election may be one the most important in our lifetimes. Whether you plan to cast your ballot by mail or head to the polls early, make sure you have a voting plan this year and then make sure your friends and family do, too.”
Now in her fourth term representing Illinois’ 17th Congressional District, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos is a leader in the fight to lower health care costs, rebuild our region’s infrastructure, help Illinoisans weather the COVID-19 pandemic, work to safely reopen the economy and deliver real results for hardworking families across Northwest and Central Illinois.