Bustos Helps Pass Package of Bills to Support Police and Protect All Communities

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17)voted to pass a package of four bills focused on supporting local emergency responders, law enforcement and the safety of those they serve. The legislation is rooted in two values: safety and justice – taking strong steps to build healthier relationships between law enforcement and communities by supporting evidence-based programs to […]

Bustos Votes for Presidential Election Reform Act

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted to pass the Presidential Election Reform Act – a bipartisan bill to reform the Electoral Count Act to protect the rule of law and ensure Congress counts the votes as required by the Constitution. “The right to vote in a free and fair election is the foundation […]

Bustos on MSNBC: MAGA Republicans “Want to Send Uncle Sam to the Doctor’s Office With Us”

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined Peter Alexander on MSNBC to discuss Democrats’ efforts to fight inflation and protect access to reproductive health care.  WATCH: Bustos on MSNBC with Peter Alexander  “Look what just happened for Medicare patients – we are capping their yearly expenses at $2,000. If a senior has to be […]

Bustos Votes to Pass Three Good Government Bills

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted to pass the Ensuring a Fair and Accurate Census Act, the Whistleblower Protection Improvement Actand the Preventing a Patronage System Act – three bills to protect our institutions and make the federal government work better for the American people.  “As a former investigative reporter, I understand how important it is to hold the powerful […]