Congresswoman Bustos statement on President Trump withdrawing from the Iran Nuclear Agreement

Washington, D.C. – Today, following President Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Iran Nuclear Agreement, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos issued the following statement: “I grew up believing in an America that stands tall by leading international coalitions, keeping its promises and doing the hard work to build a safer future for the world. […]

DURBIN, DUCKWORTH, BUSTOS ANNOUNCE $1.9 MILLION IN DOT FUNDING FOR RIVER FERRYBOAT TERMINAL IN ROCK ISLAND

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), along with U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos (D-IL), announced today that Rock Island County Metropolitan Mass Transit District will receive $1,986,500 in grant funding for the construction of a new Channel Cat Passenger Ferryboat Terminal in Moline. The funding was awarded through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Passenger Ferryboat Discretionary Fund […]

Bustos Announces Winner and Runners-Up of the 2018 Congressional Art Competition

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced the winner and runners-up of the 2018 Congressional Art Competition in Illinois’ 17th Congressional District. On Saturday in East Peoria, Congresswoman Bustos held her third annual Art Competition Showcase, which allowed students to display their artwork in a gallery setting. The first place winner this year is […]

As Trump Trade War officially starts hurting farmers Across the Heartland, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Denounces President’s Broken Promises

Bustos spent part of Wednesday with a Farmer in Berwick, Illinois planting Soybeans as news broke about China stopping the purchase of U.S. Soybeans Moline, IL- On Wednesday, as Bloomberg News reported “China has essentially stopped buying U.S. [soybean] supplies amid the brewing trade war,” Congresswoman Cheri Bustos was out on a farm in Berwick, […]