Rockford Register Star: Rockford airport to add 500 jobs

By: Isaac Guerrero ROCKFORD — A $9 million federal grant will pay for expanded parking for cargo jets at Chicago Rockford International Airport, where the nation’s 22nd-busiest airfreight hub will soon add 500 jobs. The grant, announced Wednesday by U.S. Sens. Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth and Rep. Cheri Bustos, comes from the U.S. Department […]

Dispatch-Argus: Bustos gathers ideas for infrastructure bill

By: Sarah Hayden MOLINE — Hopes are high that Congress will pass a bill with federal money to upgrade the nation’s roads, bridges, waterways and rail systems. As lawmakers work on drafting a comprehensive infrastructure bill, U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Moline, met with local transportation and community leaders to hear what their priorities are. Gathered for a […]

On Morning Joe, Bustos Discusses House Democrats’ Efforts to Protect Health Care #ForThePeople

Bustos, House Democrats Fight Back Against Washington Republican Lawsuit to Undermine Americans’ Health Care WASHINGTON – Today on MSNBC’s Morning Joe, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) discussed House Democrats’ efforts to bring down the cost of health care and protect patients with pre-existing conditions. Discussing a gentleman from Abingdon she met recently at a Supermarket Saturday, […]

Bustos on MSNBC: House Democrats Pass “Momentous” Legislation, Deliver on Key Promise For the People

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) spoke on MSNBC before she helped pass the For the People Act out of the House of Representatives. Congresswoman Bustos was an original cosponsor and helped introduce the legislation earlier this year – which includes major reforms to clean up corruption in Washington, hold politicians accountable with higher […]