The following is a statement from Illinois Farm Bureau President Richard Guebert, Jr., regarding the election of J.B. Pritzker for governor of Illinois.
“On behalf of the members of the Illinois Farm Bureau, I would like to congratulate J.B Pritzker on his election as the 43rd Governor of Illinois. We look forward to building a strong relationship with Governor-elect Pritzker and his team, so we can work together to ensure the growth of Illinois agriculture, a cornerstone of our state’s economy.
“In the coming weeks, we know that Governor-elect Pritzker and his team will be putting the numerous pieces in place that will make up his administration. The Illinois Farm Bureau stands ready to be a source of expertise and information for the new gubernatorial administration when it comes to issues impacting farmers and agriculture.”
Contact: Rachel Torbert, Media Relations Manager
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