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 […]

Bustos Statement on President Trump’s Firing of FBI Director James Comey

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), Co-Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, released the following statement upon the firing of FBI Director James Comey: “President Trump’s decision to fire the FBI Director, while the President’s ties to Russia are under FBI investigation, undermines the public trust and should distress all Americans. To […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos votes for compromise bill to prevent a government shutdown

Bustos fought to include year round Pell grants, drinking water infrastructure investments, a requirement for the Department of Defense to only purchase flags made in America and continued support for the Rock Island Arsenal WASHINGTON– Today Congresswoman Cheri Bustos voted for the FY ’17 Omnibus bill to fund the federal government through September 2017. Once […]

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