Moline Dispatch Argus: Service not forgotten: Family receives replacements for stolen WWII medals

ROCK ISLAND — Eugene Diederich’s family never knew he was honored with several medals for his service in World War II because they were stolen decades ago. With the help of U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-East Moline, and her office, those medals were replaced Saturday. Mr. Diederich, an Army veteran who lived in Carbon Cliff, […]

Quad-City Times Letter to the Editor: Bustos, citizens discuss deficit

Recently, members of the Quad-Cities community and the surrounding area came together to give Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill., an early holiday gift: civil dialogue and civic engagement on one of the nation’s most pressing issues, specifically the deficit and rising debt. At two events I facilitated on behalf of the non-partisan Concord Coalition, Bustos supporters […]

Galesburg Register Mail: Bustos leads budget workshop

GALESBURG — Nearly 40 people worked toward finding solutions to the national deficit and federal budget issues during a workshop hosted by Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-East Moline, at Carl Sandburg College Tuesday. Bustos hosted the interactive budget workshop in partnership with the Concord Coalition, a nonpartisan and nonprofit group that focuses on federal fiscal policy […]