Bustos Talks About Importance Of Putting People Over Politics In On-Going Budget Debates

Watch Bustos’ Remarks In The U.S. House of Representatives HERE WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) gave a speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives to discuss the importance of putting people over politics in the on-going budget debates in Washington.  Bustos spoke about her recent visits to Head Start […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Introduces New Bipartisan, Bicameral Effort To Cut Government Waste

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced a new bipartisan piece of legislation to cut duplicative services and root out waste in government while protecting the priorities of middle class Illinoisans.  Bustos’ Government Transformation Act, was incorporated into today’s No Labels’ “Make Government Work” legislative rollout, and the Senate companion version of the […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Calls On Speaker Boehner To Allow Up-Or-Down Vote To Replace Sequester

Earlier This Week, Department Of Defense Announced Furloughs Of Employees Would Continue Due To Sequester Cuts Bustos Calls On Congress To Replace Sequester With Balanced Solution That Doesn’t Lead To Job Losses WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) today called on Speaker John Boehner to allow an up-or-down vote to replace the sequester with […]