Bustos, Colleagues Introduce Resolution to Recognize the Month of the Military Child

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined U.S. Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) and U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) to introduce bipartisan, bicameral resolutions to celebrate April as the Month of the Military Child. “To every child who has said goodbye to a parent during their service to our country or started at a new school due to a military move […]

Bustos, Feenstra, Craig & Hinson Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Increase Biofuels Availability to Lower Fuel Prices

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representatives Cheri Bustos (D-IL), Randy Feenstra (R-IA), Angie Craig (D-MN) and Ashley Hinson (R-IA) introduced the Home Front Energy Independence Act, which would expand the production and availability of American biofuels. In an effort to lower energy costs for working families and support economic growth in rural communities, Bustos joined the legislation following last week’s vote to ban […]

Bustos, Katko Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Revitalize America’s Neighborhoods

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representatives Cheri Bustos (D-IL-17) and John Katko (R-NY-24) introduced bipartisan legislation to fund neighborhood improvement efforts renovating abandoned and distressed properties. The Neighborhood Reinvestment and Revitalization Act would create a new, $25 million competitive grant program within the NeighborWorks program to fund the demolition and rehabilitation of abandoned or severely distressed […]

Bustos Holds Facebook Live with IBEW International President to Highlight Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

“This is about rebuilding America” MOLINE – This week, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) held a Facebook live with Lonnie Stephenson, International President of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), to highlight how the bipartisan infrastructure law supports our workforce. “Whether it’s getting high-speed internet for, say, family businesses, for kids who now have to […]