Congresswomen Bustos and Blunt Rochester Lead 22 Democrats in Effort to Protect Job-Creating Programs in Rural Communities and Small Towns from Trump Administration

USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue Testified on Wednesday that he’d maintain current oversight of the USDA’s $29 billion Rural Development Program and later claimed he had “misspoken” WASHINGTON – Today Congresswomen Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Lisa Blunt Rochester (DE-AL) led 22 additional Democrats in sending a letter to United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue […]

VIDEO: Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Highlights how Trump’s Scandals Prevent Progress on Infrastructure and Job Creation

“At breakfast tables across our country, moms and dads turned on the morning news and had to explain obstruction of justice to their kids” WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) spoke on the House Floor and called for an independent investigation into allegations that President Trump may have obstructed an FBI investigation into his […]

Congresswoman Bustos Statement on President Trump’s Alleged Interference in FBI Investigation

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement after a report that President Trump interfered in the FBI’s investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn: “Tonight’s report that Donald Trump interfered in an FBI investigation is just the latest in a string of disturbing accusations of the President abusing his power. […]

Congresswoman Bustos Statement on President Trump Giving Classified Information to the Russians

“Once again, rather than working to grow our economy and create jobs, Washington is in chaos because of President Trump’s poor judgment. In this latest instance, it appears the President put our national security at risk by sharing highly classified secrets about our efforts to stop ISIS terrorists with Vladimir Putin’s regime. This latest international […]