Cong. Bustos visits Neumiller Farms on rural economy tour

Originally appeared in the Carroll County Mirror-Democrat. 17th District Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (D-East Moline) was joined by officials from the United States Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development Agency Monday afternoon, Aug. 29, for a tour and discussion on the importance of strengthening rural economies at Neumiller Farms. Neumiller Farms, located between Savanna and Thomson, recently […]

Bustos attends Stronghurst health fair during ‘heartland’ tour

Originally appeared in the Burlington Hawk Eye. STRONGHURST, Ill. — While visiting a health fair on her tour across west-central Illinois, U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos said she agreed with Hillary Clinton’s call on Congress to return to Washington, D.C. and provide funding to fight the Zika virus. “I would agree with that. I think we […]

Session held for seniors about scam awareness

Originally appeared on Rockford’s WIFR.  ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) — It’s been estimated that seniors lose over $36 billion every year to financial fraud. That’s why a local representative is teaming up with AARP to help make sure our loved ones can avoid being victims. Congresswoman Cheri Bustos lead Monday’s session, talking about the do’s and […]