QC Business Journal: Forum presents economic concerns

The third of three regional economic forums for people in Illinois' 17th Congressional District brought together a diverse group of education, business and community representatives Wednesday. Partnering for Illinois’ Economic Future was the title of the invitation-only event held at Black Hawk College, Moline, by Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill. Previous forums have been in Peoria […]

Economy topic of U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos’ brainstorming session

ROCKFORD — U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos visited Rockford on Monday for the first of three regional meetings she’ll hold across the 17th Congressional District to find new ways to strengthen the economy. Bustos met with about 25 local people representing businesses large and small, local government, labor, public schools, public housing and higher education. University […]