2019 YEAR IN REVIEW: Bustos Continues to Deliver Real Results for Illinois Families

Washington – Throughout 2019, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos continued to fight for Illinoisans, securing a number of significant victories. From helping Gold Star families and injured veterans, to increasing rural access to healthcare, to working to lower prescription drug costs, Congresswoman Bustos worked across the aisle to deliver commonsense solutions for Illinois families.  Highlights of this year’s […]

BUSTOS STATEMENT ON HISTORIC USMCA DEAL

Washington – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement on Speaker Pelosi’s announcement that House Democrats have reached an agreement on the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA). “Today’s announcement on the United States Mexico Canada Agreement represents real progress for our workers, our farmers and our country. During the past year, I have […]

BUSTOS REMINDS INTERESTED HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO SUBMIT MILITARY ACADEMY NOMINATIONS

Applications Due Friday, November 1, 2019 WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) reminded interested students that she is accepting applications from high school students for nominations to the United States Service Academies for the class entering in the fall of 2020. The deadline for submitting a completed nomination packet to Congresswoman Bustos’ office is Friday, […]

BUSTOS, KATKO INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN SENATOR PAUL SIMON STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM ACT

WASHINGTON – Representatives Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and John Katko (NY-24) recently reintroduced the bipartisan Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Program Act. This bill would establish a competitive grant program, run by the Department of Education, for colleges and universities to expand study abroad opportunities for undergraduate students. It is named after the late Illinois Senator, Paul Simon, […]