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Bost Raises $333K in 90 Days, Tops $1 Million in Bank

Murphysboro, IL—Today, U.S. Rep. Mike Bost announced his campaign raised over $330,000 in the second quarter and has over $1,041,000 cash-on-hand. “The strength of our fundraising operation proves our message of more jobs and less government is resonating,” Bost said.  “I am humbled by the outpouring of support I’ve received from hundreds of friends and… Read more »

Bost Campaign Launches Job Creator Coalition

Murphysboro, IL – Congressman Mike Bost announced his Job Creator Coalition at a breakfast on Monday, May 16th, in O’Fallon.  This coalition, a group of business owners formed in support of the campaign, comprises 30 small business owners across the 12th district. You can see this list of names here. “As a former small business… Read more »

Bost for Congress Job Creator Coalition

The following is a list of business owners supporting Mike Bost’s re-election: John Odle- Franklin County David Green- Franklin County Greg Woodlard- Franklin County Shaun Mulroney- Jackson County Cynthia Boester- Jackson County Keith Klaine- Jackson County Gary and Jane Tretter- Jackson County Pete Polete- Jackson County Philip Alvis- Jackson County Whitney O’Daniel- Jackson County Oren Coffer- Jackson County Thomas Miller- Jackson County Lane Harvey- Jefferson County Charles West-… Read more »

Mike Bost Endorsed by U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Murphysboro, IL—Today U.S. Rep. Mike Bost received the endorsement of the United States Chamber of Commerce, the nation’s largest business federation. “In today’s economy, it is critical that Members of Congress provide strong support of free enterprise and leadership for policies that will return the United States to its full growth potential. We believe that… Read more »

Mike Bost Launches Women for Bost Coalition

Murphysboro, IL— U.S. Rep. Mike Bost announced that later today he will be hosting a grassroots rally to unveil his 119-member Women for Bost coalition.  The rally will be held at Bost’s Fairview Heights campaign headquarters, and credentialed media is invited to attend. “As a husband, father, and grandfather empowering women in our communities is an… Read more »

Women for Bost Coalition Members

The following is a list of the Women for Bost coalition members: Benita Coffel- Franklin County Ruth Ann Pollack-Franklin County Joye Brockett-Franklin County Susan Dawson- Franklin County Beverly Needham- Franklin County Connie McDonald- Franklin County Angela Bond- Franklin County Sheila Towers- Franklin County Cheryl Broy- Franklin County Isabelle Heyder- Franklin County Emily Burke- Jackson County Elaine Borgsmiller- Jackson County Judy Bost- Jackson County Frances Gilman- Jackson County Carolyn Cano-… Read more »

Bost Endorsed by State and Federal Fire Fighters Union

Murphysboro, IL—Today, U.S. Rep. Mike Bost received the endorsement of the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) as well as the Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois (AFFI). “Congressman Mike Bost is a trusted ally to America’s first responders.  His first hand experience serves him well as an advocate in Congress, and the International Association of… Read more »

Bost Endorsed by United Mine Workers Union

Murphysboro, IL—Today, U.S. Rep. Mike Bost received the endorsement of the National Council of Coal Miners Political Action Committee (COMPAC), the political arm of the United Mine Workers of America. “We very much appreciate the support Congressman Bost has given both active and retired coal miners and their families, especially in such difficult times as… Read more »

Mike Bost Files for Re-Election

Murphysboro, IL—Today, U.S. Rep. Mike Bost submitted 3,121 signatures to become a candidate for re-election in Illinois’ 12th Congressional District. Bost’s campaign, which received petitions from every county in the district, far exceeded the 746 needed to qualify as a candidate. “I am humbled by the support I’ve received from those who want me to serve them… Read more »