VIDEO: BUSTOS CALLS FOR PASSAGE OF LONG-TERM HIGHWAY FUNDING BILL TO PROTECT ILLINOIS PROJECTS & JOBS

Watch Bustos’ Speech On The Floor Of The U.S. House of Representatives HERE WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, reiterated her call for Congress to take up and pass a long-term highway funding bill to protect Illinois transportation projects and jobs. Without action by […]

Bustos To Keep Fighting For Illinois Biofuels Following EPA’s RFS Proposals

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, a member of the House Agriculture Committee, released the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed long-delayed biofuel targets under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program: “While today’s long-delayed proposals from the EPA are better than the initial proposals, I am disappointed to see that they still fall short […]

Video: Bustos Continues Rail Safety Advocacy In Transportation Committee Hearing

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) continued her rail safety advocacy following last month’s train derailment near Galena in a House Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) Committee hearing today. Video of Bustos questioning the witnesses on their response to the derailment and what steps they are taking to prevent a future derailment can be found […]

Bustos Statement On EPA’s Announcement Of RFS Deadline

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, released the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a new deadline of June 1st to set Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) targets for 2014, 2015 and 2016:   “Today’s announcement that Renewable Fuel Standard targets will be set by June 1st […]