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Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill.

Member of the House (3rd term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Illinois - 17th District
Political Highlights: East Moline City Council, 2007-11
Born: October 17, 1961; East Moline, Ill.
Residence: Moline
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Husband, Gerry Bustos; three children
Education: Illinois College, attended 1979-81; U. of Maryland, B.A. 1983; U. of Illinois, Springfield, M.A. 1985
Elected: 2012
Committee Assignments: Agriculture (General Farm Commodities & Risk Management; Livestock & Foreign Agriculture); Transportation & Infrastructure (Aviation; Highways & Transit; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials; Water Resources & Environment)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 138th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 17,619 followers
State Clout: Illinois is 16th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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