Bustos Statement on the Passage of the “Wrong CHOICE Act”

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement after House Republicans passed legislation to undo critical protections designed to prevent another financial crisis. “Washington Republicans just voted to bring us back to the days of too-big-to-fail when reckless behavior on Wall Street created a financial crisis that drained the savings of millions […]

Bustos Statement on the Testimony of Former FBI Director James Comey

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), responded to the testimony former FBI Director James Comey gave to the Senate Intelligence Committee: “With each passing day, we are getting closer and closer to understanding the full extent of President Trump’s ties to Vladimir Putin and his potentially illegal attempt to derail a federal investigation. The […]

Bustos Fights to Protect Small Airports, Rural Infrastructure at FAA Reauthorization Hearing

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) questioned Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao about the Trump Administration’s plan to fundamentally upend the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). As a member of the House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation, she specifically zeroed in on how President Trump’s plan to privatize the U.S. Air Traffic Control System could have […]

Congresswoman Bustos Releases 2nd “Hear from the Heartland” Story about Trumpcare

Kathy Pearson from Galena speaks about how all six of her immediate family members have pre-existing conditions whose coverage could be undermined if Trumpcare becomes law WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released her second “Hear from the Heartland” video featuring Kathy and Ron Pearson from Galena. Of the seven people in their immediate […]