Bustos, Durbin and Duckworth Announce $444,128 Grant for Quad City International Airport

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos and Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth announced that the Quad City International Airport received $444,128 in grant funding from the Department of Transportation. These federal dollars will be used to expand the service road. The safety and efficiency of operations at the Quad City International Airport heavily depend […]

Congresswoman Bustos Accepting Applications for Military Academy Nominations

MOLINE, IL – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that she is accepting applications from high school students from across Illinois’ 17th District for nominations to the United States Service Academies for the class entering in the fall of 2019. “Our military academies provide our nation’s young people with not only a first-class education, but […]

Congresswoman Bustos Statement on the Passage of The Water Resources Development Act

WASHINGTON– Late last night, Congresswoman Bustos voted to pass the bipartisan Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2018. This legislation takes critical steps in improving our nation’s water infrastructure through the authorization of Army Corps of Engineers’ water resources projects. Additionally, this legislation includes Congresswoman Bustos’ bipartisan bill, The Navigation Workers Protection Act, which will […]

DURBIN, DUCKWORTH, BUSTOS STATEMENTS ON NEW MISSION & CONTINUED ACTIVATION OF THOMSON PRISON

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos (D-IL-17) today released the following statements after the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Bureau of Prisons (BOP) announced the new mission for the Thomson, Illinois federal prison.  Durbin and Bustos, and members of Duckworth’s staff, also met with BOP Acting […]