Best Advocate for Peoria

Best Advocate for Peoria

Born and raised in Peoria, Ray LaHood never forgot where he came from—whether serving the 18th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives (1995-2009) or the entire nation as U.S. Secretary of Transportation (2009-2013). LaHood’s common-sense, bipartisan leadership was recognized again in 2016 when Peoria’s airport named its new international terminal in his honor.

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