Bustos Named Finalist for Exceptional Constituent Services

Bustos Ranks Among Top Eight Offices in Congress WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (D-IL) was named a finalist for the Congressional Management Foundation’s highly competitive and distinguished Democracy Awards in the constituent service category. The award recognizes Congresswoman Bustos for excellence in the way her office interacts with, assists and serves residents of Illinois’ 17th […]


WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos (D-IL-17), along with U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), today discussed how the U.S. Army is utilizing the Rock Island Arsenal to help respond to the COVID-19 pandemic with the Army Materiel Command’s General Gustave Perna and Executive Deputy to the Commanding General Lisha Adams. On a […]

Bustos Helps Pass Most Significant Relief Package in American History

Legislation puts workers, families first as the U.S. grapples with COVID-19 impact WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), traveled to Washington, D.C. to cast her vote in favor of the bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, the most significant relief package in American history. The legislation puts America’s workers and families […]

Bustos Secures More Than $330,000 for Local Health Centers to Combat Coronavirus

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that health centers across the region will receive a total of $336,099 in federal funding to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19). These federal grants were awarded through the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and are in direct response to the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act […]