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 […]

Congresswoman Bustos announces over $2 million for Barber-Colman Factory Campus redevelopment in Rockford

Economic Development Administration Funding will support job training center and commercial, industrial development WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced a $2,216,435 federal investment in the city of Rockford. This Economic Development Administration investment funds the redevelopment of the 22-acre former Barber-Colman Factory Campus. The project will open up industrial and commercial development in […]