ROCKFORD, Illinois – Representative Cheri Bustos (IL-17) was once again overwhelmingly nominated by the voters of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District during today’s Democratic primary. Bustos is seeking her fifth term in Congress.
“I’m so grateful to the voters of our district for their continued trust in me to serve as their voice in Congress. Whether its passing vital legislation to confront national emergencies facing our country like the COVID-19 crisis or ensuring that hard working families are able to keep their families strong and safe, I will continue to focus, every day, on fighting for working people and putting Illinois first.”
“I also want to extend my thanks and gratitude to the numerous volunteers who came out to work the polls all across Illinois to ensure our primary election was run securely and efficiently even in the face of unprecedented adversity.”