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Cori Bush
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Missouri's 1st district
Assumed office
January 3, 2021
Preceded by Lacy Clay
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Born
Cori Anika Bush

July 21, 1976 (1976-07-21) (age 44)
St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Children 2
Education Harris-Stowe State University
Lutheran School of Nursing

Cori Bush (born July 21, 1976) is an American politician, registered nurse, pastor, and activist. Bush is a member of the United States House of Representatives from Missouri's 1st congressional district since 2021. She is a member of the Democratic Party.

On August 4, 2020, she beat 10-term incumbent Lacy Clay in the 2020 U.S. House of Representatives primary election. She won the general election in November 2020.


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