Bustos Supports Bipartisan Effort To Reward Hunters Who Donate Game & Help Feed The Hungry

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, announced her support for bipartisan legislation that would reward hunters from across the country who donate wild game to food banks that help feed the hungry.  “As the mother of three sons who are avid sportsmen, my family, like so […]

Bustos Named To Key House Agriculture Subcommittees

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) was named to the General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Subcommittee, on which she is the second-highest ranking Democrat, and the Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Subcommittee of the U.S. House Committee on Agriculture. In addition, Bustos also serves on the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. “Advocating […]

YEAR IN REVIEW MEMO: Bustos Continues Fighting for the Right Priorities during Second Year in Office

SUBJ: Bustos Continues Fighting for the Right Priorities during Second Year in Office DATE: December 19th, 2014 During her second year in office, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos fought hard for the issues that matter most to the people of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District. Building on her work from 2013, she continued to make the economy of […]

Bustos Statement On Epa’s Delay Of Renewable Fuel Standard Decision

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, released the following statement on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) announcement that they will delay issuing a new Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) rule in 2014: “Today’s announcement from the EPA that they will delay issuing a new Renewable Fuel Standard rule this year […]