“We are running an issues-based campaign focused on how we can lower inflation, fight for a woman’s right to make her own health care decisions, and protect social security and Medicare from Republican attacks.”
Springfield, IL – Today, Nikki Budzinski announced that her campaign raised over $1,000,000 in the third quarter of 2022. Budzinski entered the general election in June with over $1,000,000 cash on hand, putting her in a strong position to communicate with voters. To date, Budzinski has raised over $3,000,000 since announcing her campaign in August of 2021.
Budzinski made the following statement: “I have been blown away by the support I’ve received over the summer. I am committed to being a champion for working families in Central and Southern Illinois that for too long, haven’t had a voice in Congress. We are running an issues-based campaign focused on how we can lower inflation, fight for a woman’s right to make her own health care decisions, and protect social security and Medicare from Republican attacks.”
Nikki Budzinski is a labor activist, former Chief of Staff at the Office of Management and Budget in the Biden Administration and Senior Advisor to Governor JB Pritzker. Born in Peoria, Illinois, she’s the granddaughter of a union painter and public-school teachers. Nikki has over ten years’ experience in the labor movement, working for the United Food and Commercial Workers Union and International Association of Fire Fighters.