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 STATEMENT ON EPA’S NEW ETHANOL PLAN

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) – a member of the House Agriculture Committee – released the following statement as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is set to announce a new ethanol plan to make up for their own actions to undermine the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) and our agricultural economy: “I welcome […]

BUSTOS COMPLETES ANNUAL 21ST CENTURY HEARTLAND TOUR

FLASHBACK: “…U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Moline, has not slowed down” WASHINGTON – During the August District Work Period, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) visited all 14 counties in Illinois’ 17th Congressional District as part of her annual 21st Century Heartland Tour. She traveled more than 2,000 miles to visit with Illinoisans about the issues important to rural […]

BUSTOS SLAMS EPA FOR UNDERMINING BIOFUEL PRODUCTION

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) – a member of the House Agriculture Committee – released the following statement after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved 31 small refinery biofuel waivers, undermining the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) and our agricultural economy: “Let’s be clear – today’s announcement from the EPA is another blow […]