Bustos Praises U.S. Senate’s passage of USMCA

Washington – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) praised the U.S. Senate’s passage of the historic United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA). “House Democrats delivered the strongest trade deal possible for Illinois farmers and workers, and I am glad to see the Senate take this next critical step. While no agreement is ever perfect, we worked across […]

Bustos Urges Public Input on Rural Infrastructure

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) urged rural communities across Illinois to make their voices heard on rural transportation. The Congresswoman announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has opened a Request for Information (RFI) comment period on rural transportation needs and opportunities as part of the Rural Opportunities to Use Transportation for […]

2019 YEAR IN REVIEW: Bustos Continues to Deliver Real Results for Illinois Families

Washington – Throughout 2019, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos continued to fight for Illinoisans, securing a number of significant victories. From helping Gold Star families and injured veterans, to increasing rural access to healthcare, to working to lower prescription drug costs, Congresswoman Bustos worked across the aisle to deliver commonsense solutions for Illinois families.  Highlights of this year’s […]


Local labor, agricultural and manufacturing stakeholders express support for USMCA Washington – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) cast her vote in favor of the historic United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA). The legislation is the first trade deal in recent history to receive broad-based support across agricultural and labor stakeholders. “Illinois farmers and workers deserve […]