Bustos Calls On Congressional Leaders To End Threat Of Homeland Security Shutdown By Passing Clean Funding Bill

  Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) called on Congressional leaders to end the threat of a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) shutdown at the end of the month. If a DHS shutdown were to occur, around 30,000 employees would be impacted by furloughs, including federal emergency response workers, and thousands of TSA security screeners and […]

Bustos Continues Bipartisan Effort To Save Tens Of Billions Of Dollars For Taxpayers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced her first bill of the 114th Congress, an enhanced and updated version of the Government Waste Reduction Act, a common sense bill that could save tens of billions of dollars for American taxpayers by rooting out waste in government while protecting middle class priorities. The bipartisan […]

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 […]