Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Calls On Egypt To Dismiss Charges Against Sam Lahood, Other American NGO Workers

Sam LaHood Was Sentenced To Five-Year Jail Term In Egypt On June 4th    Bipartisan Letter To Egyptian President Morsi Found HERE WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) fought for Sam LaHood, son of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, by calling on Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi to dismiss charges against LaHood and the 42 […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Advocates For Medal Of Honor Review For Vietnam War Veteran Bill Albracht

Bustos Amendment Requiring Secretary Of Army To Review Albracht’s Medal Of Honor Nomination Passed With Overwhelming Bipartisan Support On House Floor Video Of Bustos Advocating For Albracht HERE WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) advocated for Vietnam War hero Bill Albracht of Moline by offering an amendment, that passed late last night with […]

Bustos, Braley, King And Thompson Continue Push For 100% American Made Flags

Bipartisan Group Reintroduces The All-American Flag Act To Ensure Federal Government Only Purchases American Flags Made In America Last Week, Bustos Amendment To Homeland Security Appropriations Act Passed With Overwhelming Bipartisan Support & Would Also Help Ensure American Flags Are Actually Made In America Bustos Push For American Made Flags A Response To Concerns She […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Continues Push To Prevent Student Loan Interest Rates From Doubling July 1st

Bustos Signs “Discharge Petition” To Force Leadership To Bring Up Her Bill To Keep Stafford Student Loans From Doubling In Matter Of Weeks Action Comes After Bustos’ Week-Long Community College Tour Of Illinois’ 17th District & College Affordability Roundtable In Quad Cities WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) continued her push to prevent […]