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|Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee|
January 3, 2017
|Preceded by||Steve Israel|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 17th district
January 3, 2013
|Preceded by||Bobby Schilling|
|Born||October 17, 1961
Springfield, Illinois, U.S.
|Education||University of Maryland,
College Park (BA)
University of Illinois,
Cheryl Lea Bustos // (née Callahan; born October 17, 1961) is an American journalist, healthcare executive, and politician. Bustos has served as the U.S. Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district since 2013. She is a member of the Democratic Party. Bustos is the first woman elected to Congress from her district.
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