Bustos Helps Advance Build Back Better Act through Agriculture Committee

With Bustos Priorities, Package Heads to House Floor for Final Passage WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, helped pass the Build Back Better Act out of committee – sending it to the House Floor for final passage. Congresswoman Bustos secured sweeping wins for hardworking Illinoisans in the package, […]

Bustos Meets First-Ever Rural Health Liaison

Rural Health Liaison Position Created by Bustos as part of 2018 Bipartisan Legislation Washington – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) met with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) first-ever Rural Health Liaison, Betty-Ann Bryce, in her Washington, D.C. office. Last month, the USDA announced that Bryce would fill the Rural Health Liaison position, which was […]

Bustos Statement on First-Ever Rural Health Liaison Designation

Rural Health Liaison Position Created by Bustos as part of 2018 Bipartisan Legislation Washington – Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that the Rural Health Liaison, a position created by Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) in the 2018 Farm Bill, will be filled by Betty Ann Bryce. In response, Congresswoman Bustos released the following […]

Bustos Statement on House Democrats Infrastructure Plan

Washington – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) praised the Moving Forward Framework, a comprehensive infrastructure plan released by House Democrats. Released on the same day that the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA) was signed into law, the Moving Forward Framework presents another opportunity for bipartisan agreement, spearheaded by House Democrats. The framework proposes an […]