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 […]

BUSTOS CONVENES ROUNDTABLE ON E-CIGARETTES AND VAPING

Peoria – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) convened a roundtable on the dangers of e-cigarettes and vaping today, bringing together representatives from Peoria Schools, the Peoria County Health Department, OSF Health Care and members of the community that have been impacted. “From our smallest towns to our biggest cities, teen vaping is a scourge and we […]

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 […]