Bustos Helps Pass Major Funding Package to Improve Rural Health Care, Lower Costs, Support Teachers, Strengthen Waterways & Defense

Committee Chairwoman Praises Bustos’ “Tenacious Advocacy” for Illinois’ 17th District With Critical Bustos Provisions Included, Four-Bill Appropriations Minibus Passes Full House WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee, helped pass a major funding package out of the House of Representatives. The legislation is a four-bill minibus and includes […]

VIDEO: Bustos Strengthens Government Oversight, Homeland Security in Appropriations Bills

With Critical Bustos Provisions Included, Homeland Security and Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Bills Head to House Floor for Final Passage WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) helped pass comprehensive Homeland Security and Financial Services and General Government funding bills out of the powerful House Appropriations Committee (Committee). This legislation will now head […]

Bustos Secures Wins for Rural America in Agriculture Appropriations Bill

With Critical Bustos Provisions Included, Agriculture and Rural Development Appropriations Bill Heads to House Floor for Final Passage WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) helped pass an extensive Agriculture and Rural Development funding bill out of the powerful House Appropriations Committee (Committee). This piece of legislation will now head to the House floor for […]

VIDEO: Bustos Secures Infrastructure, Housing Wins in THUD Appropriations Bill

VIDEO: Bustos Speaks on Wins for Illinois’ 17th District Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) Appropriations Bill Heads to House Floor for Final Passage WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee, secured infrastructure and housing wins in the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) funding bill. Included […]