Endorsements

Melinda Bush is proud to have the support of the following organizations and elected officials who, like herself, stand up for working families and our most vulnerable citizens. As a life-long resident of Illinois Melinda is looking forward to serving as your next State Senator.

  • The Daily Herald
  • Lieutenant Governor Sheila Simon
  • Senate President John J. Cullerton
  • Senate Majority Whip Terry Link
  • Senator Susan Garrett
  • State Representative Rita Mayfield
  • Hainesville Mayor Linda Soto
  • Antioch Village Trustee Jay Jozwiak
  • Avon Township Supervisor Sam Yingling
  • Illinois American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)
  • Illinois Association of Letter Carriers (IALC)
  • Illinois Federation of Teachers (IFT)
  • Illinois Education Association (IEA)
  • American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) PEOPLE Committee
  • Laborers International Union of North America (LiUNA)
  • Illinois Retired Teachers Association (IRTA)
  • The Sierra Club 
  • Planned Parenthood Illinois Action (PPIA)
  • Personal PAC
  • Equality Illinois
  • Service Employees International Union – Healthcare IL (SEIU-HCIL)
  • Illinois Fraternal Order of Police (IL FOP)
  • United Transportation Union (UTU)
  • Northeastern Illinois Federation of Labor
  • Teamsters Joint Council 25
  • Cook County Colleges Teachers Union
  • Sheet Metal Workers Local 73
  • United Food & Commercial Workers Union (UFCW) Local 881 
  • Plumbers Local Union 93
  • International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Local 649
  • Lake County Federation of Teachers (LCFT) Local 504