PHOTOS: BUSTOS STRESSES IMPORTANCE OF RURAL GREEN PARTNERSHIP TO SELECT COMMITTEE ON THE CLIMATE CRISIS

Bustos Submitted the Rural Green Partnership to the Select Committee on the Climate Crisis in August WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) testified before the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis on the importance of including rural America in the discussion about how to address climate change. Specifically, she spoke about her Rural […]

ICYMI: BUSTOS INTRODUCES SIX NEW PIECES OF LEGISLATION TO GROW OUR WORKFORCE, SPUR ECONOMIC GROWTH AND PROTECT FIRST RESPONDERS

Bustos’ Bill to Provide Relief to Gold Star Spouses and Spouses of Injured Servicemembers Clears Committee WASHINGTON – In case you missed it, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced six new pieces of legislation during the month of October to fight for hardworking Illinoisans, grow our workforce, spur economic growth, protect first responders and implement key […]

BUSTOS, ROE AND KUSTOFF INTRODUCE BILL TO SUPPORT RURAL HEALTH WORKFORCE

WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Cheri Bustos (IL-17), Phil Roe (TN-01) and David Kustoff (TN-08) introduced the bipartisan, bicameral Rural America Health Corps Act in the House to help address workforce shortages in rural health care. Specifically, this legislation would improve the National Health Services Corps (NHSC) by creating a program to provide new dedicated student […]

BUSTOS INTRODUCES BILL TO BUILD ON RURAL GREEN PARTNERSHIP, INVEST IN CARBON CAPTURE

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced legislation that would establish a program to provide secured loans to private entities to construct transportation infrastructure for anthropogenic carbon dioxide (CO2). These pipelines would allow CO2 to be captured at industrial sources, such as manufacturing plants or ethanol refineries, and moved to areas where it can […]