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’ […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos: Independent Investigation Of IRSNeeded

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement condemning the recent reports of inappropriate activity at the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and calling for an independent investigation: “Recent reports that the IRS singled out organizations for additional review based solely on their political leanings is deeply troubling and I condemn this apparent abuse of […]