Bustos Advances Legislation Combatting Inflation, Promoting Competition and Ensuring Supply Chain Resiliency

WASHINGTON — Today, during a House Agriculture Committee markup, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) helped advance six bipartisan bills to combat inflation, promote competition and shore up ag supply chains. Among the legislation passed was the Strengthening the Agriculture and Food Supply Chain Act, cosponsored by Bustos to create a dedicated task force focused on resolving issues in the food supply […]

Bustos on Bloomberg TV: Biofuels, Inflation and Helping Working Families

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined Bloomberg TV’s David Westin on Balance of Power to discuss President Biden’s remarks on inflation and solutions to lower everyday costs for American families.  WATCH: Bustos Discusses Biofuels, Inflation and Helping Working Families “Biden’s taking his message to the American public.” ….. “There is a way to bring down the […]

Bustos on NewsNation: Ethanol Blending Can “Bring Down the Price of Gas”

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the powerful House Appropriations Defense Subcommittee, joined Adrienne Bankert on Morning in America to provide an update on the war in Ukraine and how the conflict is impacting gas prices.  During the interview, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos applauded President Biden for the release of U.S. Marine Veteran Trevor Reed […]

Bustos Announces Nearly $100,000 in USDA Infrastructure Grants for Morrison, Oquawka & Williamsfield

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that nearly $100,000 in U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) rural infrastructure grants have been awarded to Morrison, Oquawka and Williamsfield, Illinois.  “Our small cities and villages are the fabric of the Heartland and the drivers of our rural economy,” Congresswoman Bustos said. “Since I was elected to Congress nearly a decade ago, […]