Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on Ray Lahood’s Resignation Announcement

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement following Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood announcing his resignation: “Today, I join with folks across my district in thanking Secretary Ray LaHood for his service as Secretary of Transportation, as well as his decades of service to the people of Illinois and all Americans.  “A native […]

In Aledo Today: Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Congratulates Mercer County High Golden Eagles for Winning State Football Championship

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Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Announces Support for Reauthorizing Violence Against Women Act

Cheri An Original Co-Sponsor Of Legislation To Reauthorize & Strengthen Bill To Help Prevent Domestic Abuse & Keep Illinois Women & Families Safe Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced strong support for reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).  Originally passed 19 years ago, VAWA gave law enforcement officials and communities the resources they need […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Named “Congressional Problem Solver,” Officially Joins Bipartisan No Labels Group

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