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After nearly four years of fighting to secure critical funding for projects in Northwest & Central Illinois - I spoke at my last @AppropsDems markup today.

I'm honored to have delivered hundreds of MILLIONS in funding over the years to my home state of Illinois.

Today, #SCOTUS ruled to harm Midwest communities. This decision is bad for the environment, bad for farming and bad for our communities’ health.

Find my full statement here: https://bustos.house.gov/bustos-statement-on-supreme-courts-epa-decision

The Supreme Court sharply curtails the authority of the EPA to regulate greenhouse-gas emissions that cause climate change. In a 6-3 ruling, the court sides with conservative states and fossil-fuel companies in adopting a narrow reading of the Clean Air Act.

I'm so excited to have been able to secure $49.3 MILLION in funding for NESP to continue to strengthen the locks & dams in the Illinois and Mississippi Rivers.

Looking forward to all of the progress that will be made to this critical infrastructure!

Thank you @RepCheri for highlighting #NESP in yesterday's @AppropsDems @HouseAppropsGOP funding markup for @USACEHQ! https://youtu.be/zY7w3dV5YoE via @YouTube

Today, history will be made. At noon, Ketanji Brown Jackson will be officially sworn in as #SCOTUS's FIRST Black female justice. Judge Jackson will bring dignity, respect and equitable justice to our nation's highest court.

Ketanji Brown Jackson is set to be sworn in as a U.S. Supreme Court justice, making history as the first Black woman on the nation's top judicial body while joining it at a time when its conservative majority has been flexing its muscles in major rulings https://reut.rs/3ywcBm2

The decision #SCOTUS made last Friday is a devastating blow to our personal freedom.

Everyone should be able to decide what is best for themselves and their families.

Earlier this year, @POTUS signed my bill to #EndForcedArbitration for survivors of sexual assault & harassment. Today, I'm proud to join @RepLoisFrankel & @RepKenBuck in introducing a bipartisan bill to extend protections for survivors to NDAs. ...https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2022/06/27/congress-ndas-bipartisan-legislation/

The Rock Island Arsenal is a Quad-Cities institution -- it plays a vital role in our nation's defenses and creates local jobs.

That's why I was proud to secure support for it in this year's appropriations package. Read more here ⬇️

The Rock Island Arsenal could receive up to $85 million in funding to go toward military readiness after the House Appropriations Committee approved additional spending this week. https://qctimes.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/rock-island-arsenal-could-receive-up-to-85-million-in-funding-for-military-readiness/article_36a113ef-5a59-5a2b-9097-36493fd7d73f.html?utm_campaign=snd-autopilot&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter_qctimes

Catch me live on @ABCNewsLive at 9:25 p.m. EST!

Watch here ⬇️ https://abcnews.go.com/Live/Catch