Bustos on CNN: President Should Sign Bipartisan Compromise to Keep Government Open, Secure Our Borders

WASHINGTON – In case you missed it, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) was on CNN this morning to discuss the bipartisan compromise to secure our borders and keep the government open. “If you look at this big picture – it was a huge, huge mistake to close down the government… to shut it down for 35 days… […]

ICYMI from Vox: Bustos Brings Third-Generation Family Farmer to State of the Union to Highlight Impact of Trade War

CLICK HERE for a photo of Rep. Bustos and Tom Mueller, a third-generation family farmer from Edgington, Illinois WASHINGTON – In case you missed it, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos will be joined by Tom Mueller at tonight’s State of the Union Address. Mueller is a third-generation family farmer from Edgington, Illinois – and like so many […]

Bustos Votes to Ensure Infrastructure Safety and Protect Illinois Homebuyers and Renters by re-opening Key Agencies

WASHINGTON– Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted to pass legislation to fund the Department of Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and related agencies for fiscal year 2019, ensuring the 220,000 families living in HUD supported housing do not face eviction. “Every day this shutdown continues, the safety and well-being of Illinois families is put […]

Bustos Helps Introduce H.R. 1, the For the People Act to Clean Up Corruption in Washington

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) helped introduce H.R. 1 – the For the People Act of 2019. This legislation would take numerous steps to clean up corruption in Washington and make Congress more accountable to the people – strengthening ethics laws, reforming big money in our elections and making it easier for citizens to vote. “In every […]