Bustos to Continue Serving on Agriculture Committee in 116th Congress

Bustos will continue to fight for family farmers across Northwest and Central Illinois by serving her fourth consecutive term on the Agriculture Committee WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) was appointed by the Democratic Steering and Policy Committee to serve her fourth consecutive term on the Agriculture Committee. As the House Appropriations Committee is an […]

Bustos Votes to Get Year-Round E-15 Sales Back on Track, Fund EPA Closed by Government Shutdown

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted to pass another standalone appropriations bill to fully fund the Department of the Interior and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for fiscal year 2019. This bill will help provide much needed relief to farmers across Illinois’ 17th District already hit by the President’s trade war by resuming the EPA’s approval process […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Signs Farm Bill Conference Report

Bustos, who is serving as a Conferee, signed the final version of the Farm Bill Conference Report paving the way for legislation to be signed into law WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos completed her duties on the 2018 Farm Bill Conference Committee by signing the final conference report. This report, negotiated by a select […]