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 […]

Congresswoman Bustos Delivers the Weekly Democratic Address

In Speech to the Nation, Bustos Highlights How Washington Republicans “Pay More For Less” Healthcare Bill Would Hurt Older Americans and Working Families Across the Heartland WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), Co-Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, delivered the Weekly Democratic Address. As the only Midwesterner in elected Democratic Leadership, Congresswoman […]