Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Urges President Obama to Establish a Manufacturing Innovation Institute in Rockford

At State Of The Union, President Obama Called On Congress To Approve Fifteen Manufacturing Innovation Institutes To Be Located Throughout Country Bustos Urges President To Choose Rockford As Site Due To Area’s Highly Skilled Workforce, Strong Manufacturing Presence, Numerous Educational Institutions & Proximity To Major Infrastructure & Transportation Systems WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Announces Location of Rockford Congressional Office

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced the location of her Rockford Congressional office.  The office will be located at 119 N. Church St., Suite 207 and 208, in Rockford, and will open within the month. “Nothing is more important to me than serving and being attentive to the people of Illinois’ 17th […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Urges Eligible Illinoisans to Use Free Online Tax Preparation and Filing

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) encouraged eligible Illinoisans to use a free tax preparation and filing service available through the IRS Free File program.  Since its inception in 2003, the IRS Free File program has offered eligible taxpayers free access to tax preparation, completion and filing services.  To be eligible, a taxpayer […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Joins Congressional Hockey Caucus, Cheers on Blackhawks as They Look to Keep Historic Streak Alive

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that she has joined the Congressional Hockey Caucus, a bipartisan group of lawmakers dedicated to ensuring that the sport of hockey can be enjoyed by everyone.  The Congressional Hockey Caucus is co-chaired by Congressman Mike Quigley (IL-5), a fellow Illinoisan and Blackhawks fan.   “As a […]