Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Invites Laid Off Sensata Worker Dot Turner From Freeport To Be State Of The Union Guest

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that Dot Turner, a laid off Sensata worker from Freeport, will be her guest to President Obama’s State of the Union address tomorrow. Dot Turner was one of 170 Illinois workers whose jobs got shipped overseas at the beginning of this year after Sensata Technologies’ Freeport, […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos and Republican Congressman Dave Joyce to Sit Together at State of the Union

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Republican Congressman Dave Joyce (OH-14) announced they will sit together during President Obama’s State of the Union address next Tuesday, February 12th.   Bustos and Joyce released the following statement: “In the spirit of bipartisanship and working together, we look forward to attending President Obama’s State of […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on Postal Service Plan to End Saturday Mail Delivery

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement following an announcement from the United States Postal Service that it will end Saturday mail delivery: “Today’s announcement from the Postal Service indicating an end to Saturday mail service is a blow to communities across our region of Illinois.  Time and again, I’ve […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Introduces Her First Bill, The Government Waste Reduction Act

The Government Waste Reduction Act Would Reduce Duplicative Services And Root Out Waste In Government While Preserving Crucial Services And Programs This Bill Moves Forward On Common Sense Recommendations The GAO Made But Haven’t Been Implemented WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced the Government Waste Reduction Act, a common sense bill that […]