Bustos Announces Northwest and Central Illinois Will Soon Receive State and Local Recovery Funds from the American Rescue Plan

Continues Push to Ensure Townships Receive Direct Funding WASHINGTON – Today, after a New Democrat Coalition meeting with Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) highlights the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds that the U.S. Department of Treasury is releasing to Northwest and Central as part of the American Rescue Plan. The $399,450,000 […]

PHOTOS: Bustos Tours Local Head Start Classroom to Highlight How American Rescue Plan Gets Parents Back to Work, Cuts Child Poverty in Illinois

143,000 Children in Northwest and Central Illinois Benefit from Expanded and Improved Child Tax Credit in American Rescue Plan WASHINGTON – Today, after touring a local Head Start classroom in Kewanee, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced how the benefits of the expanded and improved Child Tax Credit (CTC) impact Illinois’ 17th Congressional District. The data […]

Bustos Announces Peoria Child Care Provider as Virtual Guest to Presidential Address

American Rescue Plan includes $39 billion for child care providers Laraine Bryson, CEO of Tri-County Urban League PEORIA – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that Laraine Bryson, CEO of Tri-County Urban League in Peoria’s 61605 zip code, will be her virtual guest for President Joe Biden’s Joint Address to Congress on Wednesday, April 28, […]