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NRA Endorses Bost for Re-Election

MURPHYSBORO, IL – U.S. Representative Mike Bost (IL-12) today announced that his re-election campaign has been endorsed by the National Rifle Association’s Political Victory Fund. “Southern Illinois has a proud sporting heritage; and law abiding gun owners understand that firearms also play a role in keeping our families safe,” said Bost. “As a gun owner and sportsman, I… Read more »

Bost Launches First Television Ad of 2020 Campaign

O’FALLON, IL – Mike Bost for Congress released its first television ad of the 2020 election cycle, titled “This Year.” The ad will run on cable networks districtwide, which includes the St. Louis and Paducah television markets. MIKE BOST: “China unleashed this pandemic that knocked us off our stride. We fought back with expanded testing… Read more »

National Right to Life Endorses Bost for Re-Election

MURPHYSBORO, IL – U.S. Representative Mike Bost (IL-12) today announced that his re-election campaign has been endorsed by the National Right to Life. “You are a strong advocate for life,” said Carol Tobias, President of the National Right to Life. “This endorsement reflects your commitment to strengthening a culture of life throughout our nation and… Read more »

Illinois Farm Bureau Endorses Bost for Re-Election

MURPHYSBORO, IL – U.S. Representative Mike Bost (IL-12) today announced that he has received the “Friend of Agriculture” Award and the endorsement of the Illinois Farm Bureau ACTIVATOR.  “Agriculture is the foundation of our Southern Illinois economy,” said Bost. “As a member of the House Agriculture Committee, I am honored to receive the Friend of Agriculture… Read more »

National Federation of Independent Business Endorses Bost for Re-Election

MURPHYSBORO, IL – U.S. Representative Mike Bost (IL-12) today announced his reelection campaign has been endorsed by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB). “As small businesses face extraordinary challenges due to COVID-19, your election is critical now more than ever,” said Sharon Sussin, National Political Director for the National Federation of Independent Business. “We… Read more »

Southern and Central Illinois District Council of LiUNA Endorses Bost for Re-Election

MURPHYSBORO, IL – U.S. Representative Mike Bost (IL-12) today announced his reelection campaign has been endorsed by the Southern and Central Illinois District Council of the Laborers’ International Union of North America (LiUNA). “I can’t think of a more qualified person to represent us in Congress,” said Clint Taylor, Southern and Central Illinois District Council Business… Read more »

The Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois Endorse Bost for Re-Election

MURPHYSBORO, IL – The Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois (AFFI) today announced its endorsement of U.S. Representative Mike Bost (IL-12) for re-election. AFFI represents over 15,000 professional firefighters in 224 communities across Illinois. “As a former IAFF member, Mike Bost understands what it means to be a firefighter,” said Chuck Sullivan, AFFI President. “As a State… Read more »

Bost Declares Victory

MURPHYSBORO – U.S. Representative Mike Bost (IL-12) released the following statement Tuesday evening: “I’m incredibly proud of the campaign we put together. We fought hard, focused on the issues, and always made Southern Illinois values our top priority. I congratulate Brendan Kelly on a hard-fought campaign. It’s the honor of a lifetime serving Southern Illinois in… Read more »

Brendan Kelly: A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing

Hypocrite Brendan Kelly is at it again. He’s once again relying on the extreme liberal wing of his party to fund his campaign. This time he’s enlisted the help of Senator Elizabeth Warren, who wants to abolish ICE and implement socialized medicine. “Brendan Kelly is a wolf in sheep’s clothing,” said Dustin Rhodes, Campaign Manager… Read more »