Jeanne Ives

Jeanne Ives

(IL-06)

Primary Election:
March 17, 2020
General Election:
November 3, 2020
Endorsed:
December 16, 2019
Age:
55
Hometown:
Wheaton, IL
Professional Background:
U.S. Army, State Representative 2012-2018, small businesswoman

Biography

Pro-growth Highlights:

  • Lead on a top Right To Work Bill
  • Staunch advocate for Free Trade
  • Opposes the Export-Import Bank

Ives graduated from West Point in 1987 and served in the United States Army as an officer. After leaving the Army, she worked as a tax advisor for small businesses and individuals. She believes the business tax cuts were the most important element of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Ives is a proponent of limited government and opposes all tax increases. She is a fiscal hawk that will oppose spending increase and fight for a balanced budget.