Congresswoman Cheri Bustos

Representing the 17th District of Illinois
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Mar 31, 2014
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos joined with Assistant Democratic Leader James Clyburn and 160 House colleagues in sending the following letter to the offices of House Speaker John Boehner, Majority Leader Eric Cantor, and Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte.
Mar 4, 2014
Summer internships will be available in Bustos’ district offices in Rock Island, Peoria and Rockford, and in her Washington, D.C. office. Interested applicants should complete the internship application form on Bustos’ website. Admissions to the internship program are rolling, but those interested in summer internships are encouraged to apply before April 1st.
Jan 29, 2014
While millions of Americans tuned in to President Obama’s Sate of the Union address, Pam Davidson watched live from the gallery.
Jan 27, 2014
Today, Democratic Congresswoman Cheri Bustos and Republican Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick announced they will sit together during President Obama’s State of the Union address tomorrow, January 28th.
Jan 25, 2014
Pamela Davidson, of Galesburg, will accompany U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos to the State of the Union address on Tuesday.
Dec 12, 2013
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released the following statement after voting for the bipartisan budget proposal that eases sequestration and avoids another politically induced, unnecessary government shutdown.
Oct 31, 2013
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos called on Speaker Boehner and House leadership to publicly declare that they will not use the threat of another needless government shutdown as a political tactic in the ongoing budget talks.
Oct 16, 2013
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released the following statement after a bipartisan agreement was reached to end the reckless and irresponsible government shutdown and avoid defaulting on our nation’s debt:
Oct 12, 2013
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos continued her push to end the irresponsible and needless government shutdown by signing a “discharge petition” that would force House leadership to bring a common sense bill supported by both Democrats and Republicans that would fund the government to the House floor for an up or down vote.
Oct 5, 2013
Today, a bipartisan bill co-sponsored by Congresswoman Cheri Bustos and Congressman Dave Loebsack that would protect local workers’ pay jeopardized by the federal government shutdown unanimously passed the U.S. House of Representatives.