Chicago Tribune: Editorial: Final U.S. House endorsements: Bennett, Foster, Davis, Shimkus, Kinzinger, Bustos, LaHood

Chicago Tribune endorses Congressman Adam Kinzinger for U.S. Representative of Illinois' 16th Congressional District

16th District

Rep. Adam Kinzinger of Channahon made some noise last year when House Republicans failed to repeal and replace Obamacare. In a New York Times op-ed, Kinzinger slammed members of the conservative Freedom Caucus for undermining passage by adding new demands. “We need to find a way to make our healthcare system better,” he tweeted at the time. “And I’ll gladly walk across the aisle to get the job done.” We value Kinzinger’s independence. A pilot in the Air National Guard, he’s strong on defense and international issues. Democrat Sara Dady of Rockford, an immigration lawyer, believes the fix to health care is “Medicare for all,” a government takeover of medical insurance. That’s an unaffordable solution. Kinzinger is endorsed.

 

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