Talking With Rep. Bustos, Democrats' Choice To Preserve Party's House Majority

Dec 7, 2018

U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos represents Illinois's 17th Congressional District, which covers the northwest part of the state.

When the incoming Democratic House majority takes office in January, they will be led by a team of seven Representatives. Only one member of that senior leadership team hails from a Midwest district: Congresswoman Cheri Bustos of northwest Illinois.

Now one week into her tenure as Chair of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, Bustos spoke with WVIK's Benjamin Payne from the committee's national offices in Washington: