Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Votes to Preserve Tax Cuts to Grow our Local Economy and Strengthen Working Families

Washington, D.C.  – Today Congresswoman Cheri Bustos voted to help pass H.R. 2029, a comprehensive tax extenders package that will preserve tax cuts for working families while providing economic incentives that will help local manufacturers like Caterpillar and John Deere grow. The bill, which passed by a bipartisan vote of 318 to 109 has received […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Votes for Bipartisan Effort to Strengthen National Security by Reforming Visa Program

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos voted in favor of H.R. 158, the Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act of 2015. This bipartisan bill is designed to strengthen national security by implementing reforms that would reduce the threat of terrorists exploiting our visa program. The bill passed by a vote of […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Applauds Passage of Federal Improper Payments Coordination Act

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) spoke on the House Floor in support of S. 614, the Federal Improper Payments Coordination Act, which passed the House of Representatives by unanimous consent. In May, Rep. Bustos introduced this bill with Congressman Mick Mulvaney (R-SC), which is designed to save taxpayer dollars utilizing 21st century […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Votes to Pass Bipartisan, Five-Year Highway & Export-Import Bank Reauthorization Bill

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, voted with a bipartisan majority to pass the five-year Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act. This final version of the conference bill now moves to the Senate where it is expected to pass and be sent to the President […]