BUSTOS RAISES LOCAL BUSINESS SUCCESSION PLANNING CONCERNS TO SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Bustos Raises Questions After Hearing Concerns from Local Business Leaders WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) requested information from the Small Business Administration (SBA) regarding services they offer for business succession planning. Congresswoman Bustos raised these questions after listening to the experiences of community business leaders at economic roundtable discussions this year in Canton, […]

BUSTOS STATEMENT ON EXPORT-IMPORT BANK REAUTHORIZATION

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement after she helped pass The United States Export Finance Agency Act of 2019 out of the House, which would reauthorize and expand the Export-Import Bank for ten years: “The Export-Import Bank supports hundreds of jobs in our community and contributes to the economic well-being […]

ICYMI: BUSTOS INTRODUCES SIX NEW PIECES OF LEGISLATION TO GROW OUR WORKFORCE, SPUR ECONOMIC GROWTH AND PROTECT FIRST RESPONDERS

Bustos’ Bill to Provide Relief to Gold Star Spouses and Spouses of Injured Servicemembers Clears Committee WASHINGTON – In case you missed it, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced six new pieces of legislation during the month of October to fight for hardworking Illinoisans, grow our workforce, spur economic growth, protect first responders and implement key […]

Bustos, Delgado, Craig and Spanberger Introduce Rebuild Rural America Act

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos (IL-17), along with Reps. Antonio Delgado (NY-19), Angie Craig (MN-02) and Abigail Spanberger (VA-07) introduced the Rebuild Rural America Act in the House. The legislation would improve the way that the federal government supports economic development projects in small towns and rural communities to better fit their specific needs. […]