Candidate Details

Cheri Bustos

House - Incumbent

Rep. Cheri Bustos has represented llinois’ 17th Congressional District since 2012. The Congresswoman’s defeat of Tea Party Republican Bobby Schilling in 2012 drew national attention and she was heavily targeted for defeat in 2014 by outside groups. A strong supporter of a two-state solution, Rep. Bustos is a rising star in Congress, having recently accepted a leadership post as Senior Whip. JStreetPAC is proud to support Rep. Bustos in 2016.