Bustos Leads Group Of 37 Lawmakers In Calling For Veterans To Be Protected In Event Of A Government Shutdown

Bustos Leads Group Of House Members In Urging President Obama To Deem Veterans Affairs Employees As “Essential” In Event Of Partisan Politics-Fueled Government Shutdown WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) led a group of 37 members of the U.S. House of Representative in calling for veterans to be protected in the event of […]

Bustos Reiterates Call For Public Participation In “Partnering For Illinois’ Economic Future” As Deadline Approaches

Constituents Across Illinois’ 17th Congressional District Urged To Visit Bustos.House.Gov Or Leave Message On Economic Development Hotline At 855-876-3394 To Give Their Input On Putting People Back To Work   Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) reiterated her urge for constituents to give their input on ways to create jobs and improve the local economy as […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Announces $150,000 Rural Health Care Grant for Knox County

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced a $150,000 grant for rural health care in Knox County.  Today’s Small Health Care Provider Quality Improvement (Rural Quality) grant is awarded through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resource and Services Administration (HRSA) Division of Grants Management Operations. “I’m pleased to announce this important investment […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Commemorates 9/11 Victims & First Responders

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement commemorating the twelfth anniversary of the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attacks: “Twelve years ago today, senseless acts of terror resulted in the death of thousands of innocent Americans in the worst attacks on our soil since the bombing of Pearl Harbor.  Today, I […]