Bustos Urges Illinois Communities To Apply For Federal Transportation & Infrastructure Grants

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, urged communities across her region of Illinois to apply for $500 million in federal grants available for transportation and infrastructure projects. More information on the application process on the next round of the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Transportation Investment Generating Economic […]

Bustos Urges Illinois Communities To Apply For Federal Transportation & Infrastructure Grants

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, urged communities across her region of Illinois to apply for $500 million in federal grants available for transportation and infrastructure projects. More information on the application process on the next round of the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Transportation Investment Generating Economic […]

Bustos And Other Illinois Members Renew Bipartisan, Bicameral Effort To Bring Fairness To FEMA Disaster Declaration Process

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined with fellow downstate Illinois Representatives Rodney Davis (IL-13), John Shimkus (IL-15), Mike Bost (IL-12) and Adam Kinzinger (IL-16) and Illinois Senators Dick Durbin and Mark Kirk in the introduction of the Fairness in Federal Disaster Declarations Act to reform the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) disaster […]

VA Answers Bustos’ Call To Improve Access To Healthcare For Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) heeded her call to expand veterans’ access to healthcare by modifying the calculation used to determine whether a veteran is eligible to receive care at a non-VA medical facility through the Veterans Choice Program. “I’m pleased that the […]