Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Applauds EPA’s Finalized Renewable Fuel Standard Rule that will Increase Biofuel Production

Bustos urged the EPA to increase this level to strengthen Illinois farmers and help break our dependence on foreign fossil fuels WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released their final rule for 2017 Renewable Fuel Standards (RFS) that increases biofuel usage significantly. As a […]

Bustos pushes for lead line replacement grant

Originally appeared in the Galesburg Register-Mail. WASHINGTON — Congresswoman Cheri Bustos and Congressman Bobby Rush have introduced a bill to allow more grant dollars to replace lead service lines in schools. Bustos, D-East Moline, introduced the Safe Drinking Water Act along with Rush, D-Chicago, to establish grant money within the Environmental Protection Agency. That occurred […]

Bustos, Loebsack join call to rescind Bannon appointment

Originally appeared in the Quad-City Times. U.S. Reps. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill., and Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, have joined dozens of House Democrats in calling on President-elect Donald Trump to rescind the appointment of Steve Bannon as a top White House aide. Bannon was appointed Sunday to be a chief strategist and senior counselor to Trump. Since […]