Lauren Underwood

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Lauren Underwood
Lauren Underwood official portrait.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 14th district
Assumed office
January 3, 2019
Preceded byRandy Hultgren
Personal details
Born
Lauren Ashley Underwood

(1986-10-04) October 4, 1986 (age 34)
Mayfield Heights, Ohio, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
EducationUniversity of Michigan (BSN)
Johns Hopkins University (MSN, MPH)
WebsiteCampaign website

Lauren Ashley Underwood (born October 4, 1986_ is an American politician, political advisor and former registered nurse. She was born in Ohio, but raised in Naperville, Illinois. She is a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois's 14th district since January 3, 2019.

Underwood studied at University of Michigan and at Johns Hopkins University.

In August 2017, Underwood announced her candidacy in the 2018 elections for the United States House of Representatives in Illinois's 14th congressional district.[1] Underwood defeated incumbent Randy Hultgren in the November 2018 general election.[2]

references[change | change source]

  1. "Naperville's Lauren Underwood to run for Rep. Randy Hultgren's 14th District seat - Naperville Sun". Chicagotribune.com. October 26, 2018. Retrieved November 6, 2018.
  2. "Lauren Underwood embraces progressive label in faceoff against U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved November 6, 2018.

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