Lauren Underwood

14th District Congresswoman Lauren Underwood (D-Naperville) (US Congress photo)

Democratic 14th District Congresswoman Lauren Underwood, of Naperville, is being endorsed by the Illinois Farm Bureau in the 2020 Election.

Manager of Heap's Giant Pumpkin Farm in Minooka, and Farm Bureau Member, Kaylee Heap says Underwood has a record of supporting farm bureau priorities. 

Heap also said Tuesday that Underwood holds regular meetings of an Ag. Advisory Committee. Underwood says she's happy to do her part to ease some of the challenges that farmers are facing.

Underwood is running for reelection against Republican Illinois State Senator Jim Oberweis of Sugar Grove. Oberweis has received endorsements from Florida Senator Marco Rubio, The National Federation of Independent Businesses, and Kendall County Republican Chairman Joe Gillespie among others.

Congresswoman Underwood in August was endorsed by former President Barack Obama.