Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos gave a speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives introducing the Jobs for Heroes Act, a new effort Bustos is leading to put our veterans back to work by renewing and expanding two tax credits for businesses that prioritize hiring veterans and are set to expire at the end December if Congress doesn't act.
Bustos’ “Jobs For Heroes Act” Would Extend & Expand Expiring Tax Credits For Businesses That Prioritize Hiring Veterans
Today, with input from her recent “Standing up for our Veterans” tour across Illinois’ 17th District, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos spearheaded a new effort to create jobs for our nation’s veterans.
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos reminded victims of the recent tornadoes in Illinois to register for disaster assistance with FEMA as soon as possible.
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos announced that she called on the Budget Conference Committee to protect Social Security and Medicare in the event that a budget deal is reached next month.
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos joined with the rest of the Illinois Congressional Delegation in calling on President Obama to issue a major disaster declaration for the State of Illinois and to provide relief to the fifteen counties, including Tazewell County, affected by recent severe storms and tornadoes.
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos gave a speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives on the recent tornadoes that struck Illinois over the weekend.
Recent Washington Post Article Exposed Billions Of Dollars In Taxpayer Money Wastefully Made To Deceased Individuals; Bipartisan Bustos Bill Would Help Give Agencies Tools They Need To Curb This Unacceptable Practice & Cut Down On Fraud & Abuse
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos led a bipartisan, common sense effort to curb improper payments to deceased individuals and potentially save the government from wastefully spending billions of dollars in taxpayer money.
Proposal From EPA Could Hurt Illinois Farmers, Rural Communities & Economy While Also Driving Up Price At Pump & Increasing Our Dependence On Foreign Oil
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, a member of the House Agriculture Committee, released the following statement on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to reduce the renewable volume obligations under the Renewable Fuel Standard.
Bustos One Of Only 12 House Democrats Selected to Serve On Water Infrastructure Bill Conference Committee
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, announced her appointment to the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA) Conference Committee, giving Bustos a key leadership role in working to ensure this important bill becomes law.
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released the following statement after President Obama announced that people recently notified that they would have to change their health insurance plans due to the Affordable Care Act implementation may now have the option to retain that coverage.
Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released the following statement honoring our veterans. She commemorated Veterans Day today at ceremonies at Rock Island National Cemetery and in East Moline and at Hero Street in Silvis over the weekend.