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Hope from the Heartland

Feb 6, 2018
Cheri Bustos & Robin Johnson

If democrats in the midwest want to bounce back from the disastrous election of 2016, they have to show up and listen. That's one of the main conclusions of a report titled, "Hope from the Heartland: How Democrats Can Better Serve the Midwest by Bringing Rural, Working Class Wisdom to Washington."

Quote from Ohio State Rep. Jack Cera, "We've also lost lots of factory workers but many blame us (Democrats) for not caring for them."
Screenshot from Hope from the Heartland / CherPac https://medium.com/@cherpacpress

East Moline Congresswoman, Cheri Bustos, is trying to teach democrats how win in the Midwest and rural areas. This week, she released a report from her political action committee called, "Hope from the Heartland." 

Women Top The Democratic Ticket In November

Sep 5, 2016
Hillary Clinton was joined on stage by Reps. Tammy Duckworth and Cheri Bustos and Chicago City Clerk Susana Mendoza.
Lacy Scarmana / WVIK News

The top four Democrats on the ballot this November in the Quad Cities area are women, and they all appeared on stage together on Labor Day at the Salute To Labor Picnic in Hampton, Illinois.