Mary Miller is a mother, grandmother, farmer, business manager and educator.
She is running for Congress to fight for our Midwestern values of faith, family and freedom. Washington D.C. won't change Mary Miller. She is running to change Washington. Mary understands that the socialism being pushed by radical elites will take our country backward. Socialism will bankrupt our nation and not only limit our ability to take care of our own citizens, but also limit our ability to assist developing nations. A stronger America is better for Americans and better for the world at large. Mary Miller is ready, willing and able to take on socialists like Alexandria Ocasio Cortez and Nancy Pelosi.
Born in Naperville, IL on August 7, 1959, Mary's parents Annette and Harvey Meyer instilled in her the value of hard work and putting other people first. She grew up in a Christian home and remains a committed Christian today.
She is pro-life and pro-2nd Amendment. She opposes efforts to confiscate firearms from honest gun owners, supports term limits and opposes tax increases. She supports defunding Planned Parenthood.
She graduated from Naperville High School in 1977 and later graduated from Eastern Illinois University in 1981 with a BS in Business Management. She worked in the administration at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon and today runs the family farm with her husband, Chris. Then in the late 1980s, Mary went back to school at EIU and earned a degree in elementary education. Today, she teaches children through a network of home schools. In her spare time, she teaches Sunday School and Vacation Bible School.
Chris and Mary have seven children and 16 grandchildren. They attend Oakland Christian Church in Oakland, IL.