Congresswoman Bustos’ Bipartisan Bill to Assist Rural Communities Ravaged by the Opioid Crisis Included in Bipartisan Heroin Task Force’s 2018 Agenda

WASHINGTON –  Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined fellow members of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, which released its legislative agenda for 2018. The agenda includes Bustos’ bipartisan bill, The Addiction Recovery for Rural Communities Act, which seeks to address the lack of resources to combat addiction in rural areas. “Opioid addiction knows no boundaries,” […]

2017 YEAR IN REVIEW: Bustos Continues to Deliver Real Results, Fight for Illinois’ Working Families and Give the Heartland a Voice as a Key Member of Democratic Leadership

ROCK ISLAND – This past year, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) has continued her proven record of delivering real results for the hardworking families of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District. She has kept up her focus on economic growth, manufacturing, veterans and farmers. She has also demonstrated effective leadership in the House Democratic Caucus in her third […]

Congresswoman Bustos votes to provide funding for emergency disaster response

Bipartisan Bustos/Davis bill to ensure small communities aren’t left behind by FEMA included in larger package WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos voted for a disaster assistance supplemental package to provide funding to places like Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico that are still recovering from recent hurricanes. Included in this supplemental is the entirety of […]

Congresswoman Bustos statement on re-vote of Washington Republicans’ Tax Scam

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) today voted against Speaker Ryan’s tax scam for the second time in two days.  “The fact that the House voted on a tax scam bill that violated Congressional procedure just shows how rushed and careless this tax plan is,” Congresswoman Bustos said. “Let’s call it what it is – […]