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 […]

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 […]