Bustos & Bipartisan Coalition To Introduce Bill To Combat College Sexual Assault Crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and a bipartisan coalition of House Members led by Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (NY-12) announced they will soon introduce the House version of the Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA), which takes aim at sexual assaults on college and university campuses by protecting and empowering students, strengthening accountability […]

Bustos Continues Bipartisan Push For 100% American Made Flags

Bustos’ Fight For American Made Flags In Response To Concerns From Local Veterans WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) continued her push to ensure the federal government purchases only U.S. flags made from 100 percent American-made materials by introducing the bipartisan All-American Flag Act. Bustos’ efforts to promote American-made flags are in response […]

Bustos Applauds Step Forward In Ending Epidemic Of Veteran Suicide

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) applauded the Senate’s passage of the Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans (SAV) Act, an effort to end the epidemic of Veteran suicide that passed the House last month and is now on its way to the President’s desk for his signature. “22 attempted Veteran suicides […]

Bustos Vows To Continue Putting Middle Class & Working Families First Following State Of The Union Address

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tonight, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement at the conclusion of the President’s State of the Union Address: “Strengthening our middle class has always been my top focus in representing Northwest and Central Illinois, so I was encouraged to hear the President speak tonight about working toward an economy that […]