Bustos on ABC News Live: “We have got to mobilize”

WASHINGTON — This week, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined Linsey Davis on ABC News Live to discuss the January 6th hearings, the overturning of Roe v. Wade and the national issues facing the nation. WATCH: Bustos on ABC News Live: “We have got to mobilize”  On reproductive rights: “If you’re a woman who values making her own medical decisions, […]

Bustos Votes to Pass Legislation Lowering Food & Fuel Costs

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted to pass the Lower Food and Fuel Costs Act – a bipartisan legislative package to lower prices for America’s families in grocery aisles and at the gas pump by giving family farmers the support they need to thrive.  “Families in Northwest and Central Illinois are feeling the effects of inflation every single […]

Bustos Votes to Pass Ocean Shipping Reform Act

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted for the Ocean Shipping Reform Act, a bipartisan bill to crack down on high fees being imposed by international ocean shipping companies. The legislation will address supply chain issues and rising costs facing consumers while ensuring that American farmers can get their products to the global market.  “As we work to […]

Bustos Highlights Nearly $48 Million in Biofuel Producers Relief

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) highlighted that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded nearly $48 million in relief grants that will benefit producers in Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Oregon. The grants, awarded through USDA Rural Development’s Biofuel Producer’s Relief Program, will be used to help biofuel producers recover from unexpected market losses […]