Bustos Hosts Housing Webinar to Help Illinoisans Access American Rescue Plan Relief

American Rescue Plan includes $21.5 billion in additional emergency rental assistance WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) hosted a webinar on emergency rental assistance with representatives from the Illinois Housing Development Authority, who are expected to receive more than $800 million as a result of the COVID-19 relief package that Congresswoman Bustos helped pass […]

Bustos Applauds President Biden’s American Jobs Plan

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) applauded President Joe Biden’s American Jobs Plan, unveiled this afternoon, which aims to rebuild our economy and create economic opportunity for American workers over eight years. “If the pandemic has shown us anything, it is that the our nation needs to strengthen our connections in order to strengthen […]

Bustos Applauds Extension of Paycheck Protection Program

American Rescue Plan includes $7.25 billion in Paycheck Protection Program funding WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) applauded President Joe Biden for extending the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), which was set to expire at the end of March, through the end of May. Congresswoman Bustos cosponsored and recently helped pass legislation to extend the […]

Bustos Leads Call for Illinois Townships to Receive Aid Under American Rescue Plan

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) lead a call with fellow Illinois Congressional Members Reps. Bobby Rush (IL-01), Robin Kelly (IL-02), Jesus “Chuy” Garcia (IL-04), Sean Casten (IL-06), Danny Davis (IL-07), Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08), Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), Brad Schneider (IL-10), Bill Foster (IL-11) and Lauren Underwood (IL-14), and Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL), for Illinois townships […]