Bustos Announces $200,000 in Federal Funding to Help Rural Communities Battle Opioid Epidemic

GALESBURG – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced $200,000 in federal funding from the Department of Health and Human Services to help rural communities surrounding Galesburg continue to battle the opioid epidemic. “While the pandemic has taken center stage, another epidemic has continued unabated. The opioid epidemic has raged on and continues to consume people in […]

Bustos Announces More Than $424,000 in Federal Funding to Help Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence with Disabilities

RAMP to receive funding from the Department of Justice ROCKFORD – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced a total of $424,734 in federal funding from the Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women to support the Regional Access And Mobilization Project (RAMP) through the Training and Services to End Violence Against Women with Disabilities Grant […]

Bustos Honors the March on Washington

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement in honor of the March on Washington today: “This year, we lost a giant in the fight for equality and racial justice when we lost Rep. John Lewis. Few have lived a life as historic and heroic, but today is an opportunity to honor […]

Bustos Announces More Than $840,000 in Federal Funding from Department of Justice

Legal organizations and advocates receive support to provide services to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced a total of $843,619 in federal funding from the Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women to support organizations that provide legal support to survivors of domestic violence and sexual […]