# Jacqueline mcgowan
Illinois Congressional candidate survived mass shooting, talks Uvalde shooting and sensible gun laws
Jacqueline McGowan a Democrat and Congressional candidate for the 17th district in Illinois shares her story of surviving a mass shooting when she was in high school after the Uvalde shooting that killed 19 students and two teachers. She also shares her pro second amendment approach to sensible gun legislation.
Jacqueline McGowan shares her plans to keep Illinois’ District-17 blue
Jacqueline McGowan, Democratic candidate for Illinois’ Congressional District-17.(Courtesy of Jacqueline McGowan) After her Gubernatorial campaign in California last year, Jacqueline McGowan came back to Illinois, where she lived for ten years growing up in Chicago, to run for Congress in District 17.
Primary race to be Democratic nominee in November for District 17 creates some in-party rough housing
Democratic candidates for Illinois Congressional District 17 Jacqueline McGowan (left) and Litesa Wallace (right).(Image by Robert J Hansen) This article has been updated from an earlier version which had some inaccurate information.