Bustos Pushes for Educational, Humanitarian Assistance Programs in Appropriations Bill

Bustos Helps Invest in Educational and Cultural Exchange Programs, Humanitarian Assistance State and Foreign Operations Appropriations Bill Heads to House Floor for Final Passage WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) helped pass a State and Foreign Operations funding bill out of the powerful House Appropriations Committee that prioritizes strategic investments in diplomacy and development […]

Bustos Secures Agriculture Wins for Rural America in $152 Billion Appropriations Bill

With Critical Bustos Provisions, $1 Billion for Broadband and $1.45 Billion for Water Infrastructure, Appropriations Bill Heads to House Floor for Final Passage WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (D-IL) helped pass a comprehensive Agriculture and Rural Development funding bill out of the powerful House Appropriations Committee that would deliver more than $152 billion in […]

Bustos Fights for Local Veterans in Appropriations Bill

Bustos Secures Efforts to Modernize VA Process, Improve Transportation for Rural Veterans, Invest in VA Infrastructure and Staffing Military Construction-Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill Heads to House Floor for Final Passage WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) helped pass a strong Military Construction and Veterans Affairs (VA) funding bill out of the powerful House Appropriations […]

Bustos Helps Pass Moving Forward Infrastructure Package

WATCH: Bustos Addresses Rural Infrastructure on the House Floor Washington – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) cast her vote for the Moving Forward Act, a transformative infrastructure package that includes strong investments in broadband, water infrastructure, rail, transit, roads and bridges, health care and more. “The Moving Forward Act is all about making connections, because […]