BUSTOS STATEMENT ON ATTEMPTED COVERUP OF WHISTLEBLOWER COMPLAINT

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement after the House passed a resolution calling on the Administration to cease any action to withhold a whistleblower complaint made to the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community and to cease actions to discredit the whistleblower publicly: “Today, for the world to see, we […]

BUSTOS STATEMENT ON WHISTLEBLOWER COMPLAINT

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement after reports that the President pressured the President of Ukraine to investigate political opponents and blocked a whistleblower’s complaint detailing those actions: “We are witnessing in real time disturbing conduct and what clearly looks to be an abuse of power from the President of […]

VIDEO: BUSTOS HELPS PASS BILL TO END FORCED ARBITRATION

Bustos Speaks on House Floor in Support of the FAIR Act WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) – a longtime leader in the push to end forced arbitration – helped pass the Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act (the FAIR Act). This bill would prohibit the enforcement of mandatory, pre-dispute arbitration provisions in contracts involving […]

BUSTOS’ REQUEST FOR FEMA DISASTER DECLARATION APPROVED

WASHINGTON – Today, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) approved Congresswoman Bustos’ request for a Major Disaster Declaration for the State of Illinois, which triggers the release of federal funds to communities impacted by severe storms and flooding between February 24 and July 3, 2019. Twenty-seven counties in Illinois are now eligible to apply for Public […]