Bustos Calls On Administration To Act Now To Strengthen Safety Standards For Rail Tank Cars

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, called on the Obama Administration to act now to strengthen safety standards for rail tank cars carrying crude oil. Her call comes after thanking first responders at the site of the recent BNSF train derailment south of Galena for their service, […]

Bustos Supports Bipartisan Effort To Reward Hunters Who Donate Game & Help Feed The Hungry

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, announced her support for bipartisan legislation that would reward hunters from across the country who donate wild game to food banks that help feed the hungry.  “As the mother of three sons who are avid sportsmen, my family, like so […]

YEAR IN REVIEW MEMO: Bustos Continues Fighting for the Right Priorities during Second Year in Office

SUBJ: Bustos Continues Fighting for the Right Priorities during Second Year in Office DATE: December 19th, 2014 During her second year in office, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos fought hard for the issues that matter most to the people of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District. Building on her work from 2013, she continued to make the economy of […]

Bustos Statement On Epa’s Delay Of Renewable Fuel Standard Decision

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Agriculture Committee, released the following statement on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) announcement that they will delay issuing a new Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) rule in 2014: “Today’s announcement from the EPA that they will delay issuing a new Renewable Fuel Standard rule this year […]