Bustos Statement on Developments at Caterpillar

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released the following statement after federal law enforcement officers searched Caterpillar’s offices in Peoria: “I’m troubled by the events at Caterpillar today, but I am pleased to see they are cooperating with federal authorities. My first concern is for the thousands of hardworking men and women at Caterpillar who, […]

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 […]