Congresswoman Bustos Fights to Stop TrumpCare in Floor Speech

WASHINGTON – This afternoon, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos took to the Floor of the House to highlight how Illinoisans would be hurt if TrumpCare becomes law. The bill, which has virtually no support outside of Washington, is expected to be voted on tomorrow. Below is the text of Congresswoman Bustos’ remarks from this afternoon:   Mr. […]

National Farmers Union highlights how TrumpCare Would Close Rural Hospitals and Put Small Communities at Risk in Letter to Congress

Bustos: “If TrumpCare becomes law, hundreds of rural hospitals could be forced to close their doors” WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, a member of the House Agriculture Committee and Co-Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, released a letter she received from the National Farmers Union (NFU) regarding the damage TrumpCare would inflict […]

Illinois Health and Hospital Association highlights damage of TrumpCare to Illinoisans in letter to Congresswoman Bustos

Bustos: “At a certain point, you have to wonder who actually wants Trumpcare to pass?” WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released a letter she received from the Illinois Health and Hospital Association (IHA) outlining the many ways TrumpCare would lead to less coverage, higher expenses for working families and seniors, and the loss of […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on Non-Partisan Report Confirming GOP’s “Pay More for Less” Bill will Raise Costs, Lower Quality of Care and Lead to 24 Million Americans Losing Health Coverage

WASHINGTON – Today, after the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released their long awaited report on Washington Republicans’ health care repeal bill, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17)  issued the following statement: “During the campaign, President Trump promised he would never cut Medicaid – with today’s non-partisan report from the Congressional Budget Office, he has officially broken […]