BUSTOS HELPS PASS BILL TO IMPROVE HOUSING SAFETY

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) helped pass the Safe Housing for Families Act of 2019 to mandate the use of carbon monoxide detectors in Housing and Urban Development (HUD) units. Earlier this year, Congresswoman Bustos – a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee – helped pass a major funding package out of […]

PHOTOS: BUSTOS WELCOMES VETERANS FROM PEORIA HONOR FLIGHT TO WASHINGTON

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) greeted veterans from Peoria’s Honor Flight as they prepared to visit the Lincoln Memorial. The veterans welcomed to our nation’s capital today served in World War II, the Korean War and Vietnam. More than 70 veterans attended the trip. The Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization committed […]

BUSTOS STATEMENT ON CENSUS HEALTH CARE REPORT

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement after the Census Bureau released a report finding that the number of uninsured Americans increased by nearly 2 million in 2018, the first increase since the Affordable Care Act took full effect in 2014: “Instead of working with us to improve health care for […]

PHOTOS: BUSTOS RECEIVES BIOFUELS AWARD

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, received the Fueling Growth Award from Growth Energy. In recognition of her efforts to champion the work of ethanol producers, Congresswoman Bustos was presented the award by Growth Energy CEO, Emily Skor. There are three Growth Energy producer plants in Illinois’ […]