64 Organizations Call for Hearing on Bustos Bill

Washington – More than 60 organizations have called for a hearing on Congresswoman Cheri Bustos’ (IL-17) bipartisan, bicameral Social Determinants Accelerator Act of 2019. In a letter sent to the House Energy and Commerce Committee, which builds on the legislation’s growing momentum, the group expressed support for the bill, which would create a federal grant […]

2019 YEAR IN REVIEW: Bustos Continues to Deliver Real Results for Illinois Families

Washington – Throughout 2019, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos continued to fight for Illinoisans, securing a number of significant victories. From helping Gold Star families and injured veterans, to increasing rural access to healthcare, to working to lower prescription drug costs, Congresswoman Bustos worked across the aisle to deliver commonsense solutions for Illinois families.  Highlights of this year’s […]

BUSTOS STATEMENT ON HISTORIC USMCA DEAL

Washington – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement on Speaker Pelosi’s announcement that House Democrats have reached an agreement on the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA). “Today’s announcement on the United States Mexico Canada Agreement represents real progress for our workers, our farmers and our country. During the past year, I have […]

BUSTOS DELIVERS KEY RURAL HEALTH PRIORITIES TO SECRETARY OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

CLICK HERE for a photo of Congresswoman Bustos and Secretary Azar WASHINGTON – Yesterday evening, on National Rural Health Day, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) hand-delivered key rural health priorities for Illinois’ 17th Congressional District to Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex M. Azar II. She was part of a small bipartisan, bicameral group of members invited […]