Bustos Continues Efforts To Increase Government Transparency & Accountability Of Taxpayer Money

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) continued her efforts to increase government transparency and accountability of taxpayer money by supporting the bipartisan Digital Accountability and Transparency (DATA) Act.  “Every year, report after report is cranked out concluding the same thing – too many federal government programs are inefficient, costly, ineffective or all of […]

Bustos Joins House Effort Demanding Action On Bipartisan Voting Rights Act

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), joined with Assistant Democratic Leader James Clyburn and 160 House colleagues in sending the following letter to the offices of House Speaker John Boehner, Majority Leader Eric Cantor, and Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte.  The letter calls for action on H.R. 3899, the bipartisan Voting Rights Amendment Act.  This important […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos To Post Official Meetings Online To Increase Transparency & Enhance Accountablity To Constituents

Bustos’ Weekly Schedule Of Official Meetings Can Be Found HERE Bustos Also Joins Bipartisan Transparency Caucus Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that she has started to post her weekly schedule of official meetings on her website to promote further transparency and openness in government and to stay accountable to her constituents.  Going forward, Bustos’ […]