Press Release

President Barack Obama Endorses Congresswoman Lauren Underwood For Reelection

ST. CHARLES, IL — Former President Barack Obama today announced his formal endorsement of Congresswoman Lauren Underwood’s reelection campaign.


“I will always be proud of the work I did as a member of the Obama Administration to help communities across the nation prevent and prepare for public health emergencies like Ebola and the Zika virus. The COVID-19 pandemic has shown us that we have a lot of work to do, and that’s why my number one focus in Congress is making certain our families have access to the high-quality, affordable health care they need to stay safe and healthy,” said Congresswoman Lauren Underwood. “I am so honored to receive President Obama’s endorsement.”


President Obama’s announcement marks his second endorsement of Congresswoman Underwood.