Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on the Resignation of Gen. Michael Flynn

“The deeply troubling circumstances around Gen. Flynn’s resignation from his post as National Security Advisor demand a thorough investigation to uncover what President Trump knew and when he knew it. We now know that Gen. Flynn got caught red-handed lying about his potentially illegal contacts with the Russian Ambassador after the Russians interfered with our […]

Bustos, Jones Introduce Bipartisan “Buy America” Legislation to Create Jobs, Improve Infrastructure

Bipartisan Legislation Would Ensure that Iron and Steel Used for Water Infrastructure Projects is Made in America WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Congressman Walter B. Jones (NC-03) introduced the bipartisan Buy America for Drinking Water Extension Act. As a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Congresswoman Bustos has consistently advocated […]

Bustos Statement on Black History Month

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement observing February as Black History Month: “Black history is American history, and I’m proud to observe and celebrate Black History Month with people across our region and across our country,” Congresswoman Bustos said. “Our nation’s journey towards equality has been long, hard and even […]

Bustos Expands Role on Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Is Named to Four Key Subcommittees

In the 115th Congress, Bustos Takes On Two Additional Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittees WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that she has expanded her role on the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. In the 115th Congress, Bustos will take a new seat on Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials as well as […]