BUSTOS, DURBIN AND DUCKWORTH ANNOUNCE $52 MILLION FOR ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth announced $52 million in federal funding for the Rock Island Arsenal. These federal dollars will be used to enhance and secure mission readiness for the Army Sustainment Command Headquarters. Specifically, the project will repair interior and exterior walls, windows, floor layout, ceilings, […]

PHOTOS: BUSTOS, PELOSI MEET WITH ILLINOIS FARM BUREAU

SPRINGFIELD – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) – a member of the House Agriculture Committee – invited Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi to meet with the President of the Illinois Farm Bureau. At the meeting, the leaders discussed farm conditions, infrastructure, biofuels and President Trump’s reckless trade war. They also discussed the prospects for a […]

BUSTOS ANNOUNCES MORE THAN $650,000 IN GRANTS FOR LOCAL HEALTH CENTERS

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) – a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee – announced that health centers across the district will receive $668,000 in total grant funding to combat the opioid crisis. These federal dollars were awarded through the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Integrated Behavioral Health Services (IBHS) program […]

BUSTOS BILL TO IMPROVE HEALTH OUTCOMES GAINS MOMENTUM

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced the support of four organizations for her bipartisan Social Determinants Accelerator Act of 2019, which she introduced last month with Representatives Tom Cole (OK-04), Jim McGovern (MA-02) and Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05). This legislation would create a federal grant program to empower states and local governments to tackle […]