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Watch Bustos’ Speech On The Floor Of The U.S. House of Representatives HERE
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, reiterated her call for Congress to take up and pass a long-term highway funding bill to protect Illinois transportation projects and jobs. Without action by Congress, the Highway and Transit Trust Fund will expire at the end of May.
PEORIA, Ill. -- 17th District Congresswoman Cheri Bustos was in Peoria today for her week long Women's Economic Security Tour.
Bustos says women have come a long way in the workplace and when women succeed, families and communities do as well.
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that she will kick off a week-long women’s economic security tour with a roundtable discussion with women business owners. Bustos will spend the week touring Northwest and Central Illinois to discuss her new report on the state of women’s economic security in our region, state and country.