YEAR IN REVIEW MEMO: Bustos Continues Fighting for the Right Priorities during Second Year in Office

SUBJ: Bustos Continues Fighting for the Right Priorities during Second Year in Office DATE: December 19th, 2014 During her second year in office, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos fought hard for the issues that matter most to the people of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District. Building on her work from 2013, she continued to make the economy of […]

Ribbon cutting planned for Evans VA Clinic

GALESBURG — Plans for a grand re-opening are in place for the Galesburg VA Outpatient Clinic after federal lawmakers approved changing the name of the facility to honor the late Congressman Lane Evans. Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-East. Moline, said she spoke with the VA after President Barack Obama signed her legislation to rename the facility […]

President Signs Into Law Bipartisan Legislation To Name Galesburg VA Clinic After Lane Evans

Today, U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos (D-IL) and U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Mark Kirk (R-IL) announced that the President signed into law bipartisan legislation that will name the veterans facility in Galesburg, Illinois the “Lane A. Evans VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic.” The bipartisan legislation was introduced in the House by Bustos and the […]

Bustos Announces Bartonville Police Chief Fengel’s Appointment To Medal Of Valor Review Board

Today in Bartonville, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined with Bartonville Police Chief Brian Fengel and other local police officers and firefighters to announce that Fengel has been appointed to the national Medal of Valor Review Board. At the event, Bustos presented to Fengel a copy of the Congressional Record announcing his appointment and thanked Fengel […]