ICYMI: BUSTOS INTRODUCES SIX NEW PIECES OF LEGISLATION TO GROW OUR WORKFORCE, SPUR ECONOMIC GROWTH AND PROTECT FIRST RESPONDERS

Bustos’ Bill to Provide Relief to Gold Star Spouses and Spouses of Injured Servicemembers Clears Committee WASHINGTON – In case you missed it, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced six new pieces of legislation during the month of October to fight for hardworking Illinoisans, grow our workforce, spur economic growth, protect first responders and implement key […]

BUSTOS URGES ILLINOISANS TO REVIEW THEIR HEALTH CARE OPTIONS DURING HEALTH EXCHANGE OPEN ENROLLMENT PERIOD

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) urged Illinoisans who receive their coverage through the individual market—or considering doing so—to review their health insurance options during the annual health exchange’s open enrollment period. Open enrollment lasts from November 1st until December 15th. Illinois residents should visit GetCovered.Illinois.Gov to find the coverage that is best for […]

BUSTOS, ROE AND KUSTOFF INTRODUCE BILL TO SUPPORT RURAL HEALTH WORKFORCE

WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Cheri Bustos (IL-17), Phil Roe (TN-01) and David Kustoff (TN-08) introduced the bipartisan, bicameral Rural America Health Corps Act in the House to help address workforce shortages in rural health care. Specifically, this legislation would improve the National Health Services Corps (NHSC) by creating a program to provide new dedicated student […]

PHOTOS: BUSTOS DISCUSSES HEALTH CARE BILL AT THE ATLANTIC FESTIVAL

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) participated in The Atlantic Festival where she joined staff writer, Vann R. Newkirk II, on stage as part of a discussion on “Health Equity in America.” Specifically, Congresswoman Bustos and Newkirk covered Bustos’ Social Determinants Accelerator Act of 2019. This legislation would create a federal grant program to […]