BUSTOS, MCKINLEY INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN LEGISLATION TO CREATE JOBS AND IMPROVE INFRASTRUCTURE

WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-01) introduced the Buy America for Drinking Water Extension Act. This bipartisan legislation would create jobs and grow the economy by ensuring that all iron and steel products used for projects in the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF) are made entirely in […]

BUSTOS RAISES LOCAL BUSINESS SUCCESSION PLANNING CONCERNS TO SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Bustos Raises Questions After Hearing Concerns from Local Business Leaders WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) requested information from the Small Business Administration (SBA) regarding services they offer for business succession planning. Congresswoman Bustos raised these questions after listening to the experiences of community business leaders at economic roundtable discussions this year in Canton, […]

BUSTOS HELPS PASS LEGISLATION TO KEEP GOVERNMENT OPEN AND FUND CRITICAL PRIORITIES

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) – a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee – released the following statement after she helped pass legislation keep the government open and address critical priorities: “With the threat of a government shutdown looming, I was pleased to help pass legislation to ensure the government is funded. […]

BUSTOS INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO HONOR SENIOR AIRMAN DANIEL MILLER JR. BY RENAMING THE POST OFFICE IN GALESBURG, ILLINOIS, IN HIS MEMORY

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced legislation to rename the U.S. Post Office on East Main Street in Galesburg, Illinois, as the “Senior Airman Daniel Miller Post Office Building.” Senior Airman Miller was killed in action protecting our nation on January 7, 2007 by a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device while performing duties in […]