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A Peoria native left the Biden administration to run for Congress from Illinois. Here’s why

A Peoria native left the Biden administration to run for Congress from Illinois. Here’s why

Nikki Budzinski worked her way to the top rungs of the public-service ladder. The Peoria native held an executive-level position in the administration of President Joe Biden. But after only about six months, Budzinski resigned as …

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Nikki Budzinski announces bid for Illinois Congress, challenging Davis’ seat

Nikki Budzinski announces bid for Illinois Congress, challenging Davis’ seat

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WMBD) — Nikki Budzinski (D-IL), a labor activist, former senior advisor to Governor JB Pritzker, and former member of the Biden administration at OMB, announced her campaign for Congress in Illinois’ 13th congressional …

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