Once homeless, Cori Bush wins Missouri primary

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Congressman Lacy clay in the Missouri primary, essentially guaranteeing her a seat in Congress representing the heavily Democratic ST Louis area. Wishes. Victory ended 52 year dynasty in ST Louis that began with Clay's father, Bill Corey. Bush had at one time been homeless after health problems during her pregnancy forced her to quit her job as a preschool teacher. She led protest after the 2014 police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, Her supporter, said protests over racial injustice helped galvanize voters If she's elected. Bush would be the first black woman to represent Missouri in Congress. I'm Jennifer King. Thank you for listening to the AP Radio Network. Did you know that you can purchase a prince of a peace photography for your personal or small business Use every

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