Congresswoman Bustos Votes Against Speaker Ryan’s Tax Breaks for Billionaires Budget

Bustos again calls for both parties to work together on policies that will put hardworking families first Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (D-IL) voted against Speaker Ryan’s Republican budget plan which would give massive tax breaks to billionaires at the expense of hardworking families. “Instead of presenting a budget that will strengthen working […]

Bustos Meets With White House to Discuss Infrastructure Development

Washington, DC – This morning, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (D-IL) met with the White House’s Legislative Affairs team to discuss a plan for infrastructure development across the country. Bustos presented an agenda to improve rural infrastructure, designed with bipartisan appeal. “Hardworking Illinoisans deserve better jobs and better wages, and one of the best ways to create […]

VIDEO: Congresswoman Bustos calls out Republican Majority for allowing federal funding for low-income pregnant women & children, as well as Community Health Clinics, to expire

  “Why aren’t we voting to protect these critical programs right now?” WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos took to the floor of the House this week to urge Congress to extend funding for Community Health Centers and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), which provides care for pregnant women and young children from low-income households. Federal funding for […]