Bustos Youth Vaping Bill Passes as Part of House Package

WASHINGTON – Today, the House passed Congresswoman Cheri Bustos’ (D-IL) Resources to Prevent Youth Vaping Act as part of a major anti-tobacco package. “Across the country, vaping among students has soared and the horror stories are getting worse: teens hospitalized after vaping, third graders caught using e-cigarettes – and that’s just in my district,” said […]

VIDEO: Bustos Fights for Students; Questions DeVos on Youth Vaping Scourge, Teacher Shortages

  BUSTOS: “This is a public health epidemic that is impacting our students, our children.” WASHINGTON – Today, in a House Appropriations Subcommittee hearing, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) pushed Secretary Betsy DeVos to ensure that the Department of Education is taking action on the teen vaping scourge and teacher shortages facing communities across the nation. […]

VIDEO: Bustos Questions HHS Secretary on Coronavirus Preparations in Rural America

Secretary of Health and Human Services Azar thanks Bustos for her leadership CLICK HERE for a video of Congresswoman Bustos questioning Secretary Azar Washington – Today, in a House Appropriations Subcommittee hearing to review the President’s FY2021 Budget Request for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) questioned Secretary of […]

ROUNDUP: BUSTOS VISITS EVERY COUNTY IN CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT IN ONE WEEK

Bustos Events Focus on Health Care, Veterans, Education, Local Economy Washington – Last week, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) visited all 14 counties across Illinois’ 17th Congressional District, traveled over 900 miles, held 18 events and meetings, and announced more than $25 million in federal funds for the region. “I always say we’re given two ears […]