Bustos Votes To Ensure Illinois Families Receive Tax Refunds Without Delay and to Reopen Treasury, Key Agencies

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted to pass legislation to fund the Department of Treasury (Treasury) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for fiscal year 2019, mitigating the financial burdens on Illinois families caused by President Trump’s government shutdown. “Illinois families sent me to Washington to fight for them, and it is my job […]

Congresswoman Bustos votes against Washington Republicans’ Tax Scam

Job-Killing Tax Bill will raise taxes on 86 million middle-class households, raise health care expenses, increase national debt by $2.2 trillion and make it easier for big corporations to ship jobs overseas…   All to give windfall tax breaks to corporate special interests and the ultra-wealthy WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos voted against Speaker Ryan’s […]

VIDEO: Congresswoman Bustos Slams Congressional Republicans’ Tax Scam as a Job-Killer that will Help Send Jobs Overseas

“Sure, this bill will create jobs – it will create them over in China and Mexico and Malaysia.” WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos took to the floor of the House to call out Washington Republicans’ tax scam as a job-killer that will help big corporations move jobs overseas. It is expected that the final Republican […]

VIDEO: Congresswoman Bustos Slams Congressional Republicans’ Tax Scam as an Attack on the Middle-Class

Bustos lays out the GOP’s three step plan to move from a tax scam to cuts in Social Security and Medicare WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos spoke on the House floor to highlight the many ways Washington Republicans’ tax scam bill harms America’s working families. In her remarks, Bustos highlights the three steps they are […]