Bustos, Jones Introduce Bipartisan “Buy America” Legislation to Create Jobs, Improve Infrastructure

Bipartisan Legislation Would Ensure that Iron and Steel Used for Water Infrastructure Projects is Made in America WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Congressman Walter B. Jones (NC-03) introduced the bipartisan Buy America for Drinking Water Extension Act. As a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Congresswoman Bustos has consistently advocated […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on Caterpillar Relocating its Headquarters from Peoria to Chicago

WASHINGTON – In response to the news that Caterpillar decided to relocate its world headquarters from Peoria to Chicago, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement: “Hardworking men and women from Peoria have always taken great pride in knowing their community has been home to Caterpillar, and there’s no denying this news is a […]

Bustos Introduces Legislation Calling on President-elect Trump to Release a National Strategy to Stop Outsourcing, Create Manufacturing Jobs in America

Trump’s Tweets, Campaign Promises and Inconsistent Actions on Outsourcing Have Left Working Americans Guessing What He’ll Actually Do WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced her first piece of legislation in the 115th Congress, continuing her focus on growing our economy and boosting our region’s manufacturing industry. She also held a press conference with […]

2016 YEAR IN REVIEW: Bustos Delivers Real Results, Fights for Illinois’ Working Families and Emerges as Key Leader Among House Democrats

ROCK ISLAND – This past year, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) has delivered real results for the families of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District, while continuing to focus on economic growth, manufacturing, veterans and government waste. She has also emerged as a key leader in the House Democratic Caucus as she transitions into her third term. Below […]