Bustos, Ryan Introduce Legislation to Guarantee Federal Government Covers Full Cost of National Guard COVID-19 Response Efforts

Lawmakers applaud President-elect Biden’s intent to cover full cost Bustos introduces first bill of 117th Congress, Continues her support for the Guard’s critical efforts to protect public health WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Tim Ryan (OH-13) introduced legislation, Bustos’ first of the 117th Congress, that would require the federal government to cover […]

Bustos Votes to Impeach President Trump

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement after voting in support of H.Res. 24, An Article of Impeachment Charging President Trump with Incitement of Insurrection: “Last week, the world watched as the President of the United States used his sacred and powerful office to incite a vicious and violent attack […]

Bustos Statement on Vote for Resolution to Invoke the 25th Amendment

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement: “If a leader cannot or will not lead, then he must resign or be removed. Last week, the President exhibited an unmistakable and grave failure of leadership. “It is for that reason that, this evening, I cast my vote in favor of a […]

Bustos Announces Availability of Paycheck Protection Program Funds for Illinois Small Businesses

Paycheck Protection Program resumes following latest COVID-19 relief legislation WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) encouraged struggling businesses to seek assistance from the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), which is once again available following the passage of the latest COVID-19 relief legislation. “While we are still reeling from last week’s attack […]