Lauren Underwood (IL-14)

Public-health nurse

2018 candidate for US House of Representatives, Illinois, District 14

Affiliation: Democrat[ref]


About Lauren

Education: BS in Nursing from the University of Michigan; MS in Nursing and Public Health from The Johns Hopkins University.[ref]

Professional experience: Lauren was a Policy Coordinator and Senior Advisor in the US Department of Health and Human Services.[ref]


Path to Congress

Incumbent: Randy Hultgren (R)

Primary: March 20, 2018

Lauren is one of seven Democratic candidates in this district (including STEM candidates Matt Brolley and George Weber) running against incumbent Republican Randy Hultgren.[Ballotpedia]

General: November 6, 2018

This US House district has been held primarily by Republican candidates in recent history, with the notable exception of Democrat and STEM candidate Bill Foster from 2008-2010. In the 2016 Presidential election the district went to Trump (49-45%).[Ballotpedia] [Wikipedia]


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