Bustos Hires Astoria Native Trevor Reuschel as Her New Legislative Director

As Congress Prepares to take on a new Farm Bill, Bustos brings aboard Legislative Staffer with deep experience in Agricultural Policy ASTORIA, IL – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that she has hired Trevor Reuschel as her new Legislative Director. Reuschel has spent the last two years working in the United States Department of Agriculture, […]

Bustos Leads Illinois Democratic House Delegation in Letter Calling on Gov. Rauner to Stop Playing Games and Fully Fund Domestic Violence Programs

Entire Illinois Democratic House Delegation Signs onto the Bustos Letter WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) led the entire Illinois Democratic Delegation to demand that Gov. Bruce Rauner fully fund domestic violence programs across the state. Gov. Rauner’s refusal to compromise and pass a budget has left the State of Illinois without a budget […]

Bustos Statement on the Passing of Former House Leader Bob Michel

PEORIA – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement upon the passing of former U.S. House Minority Leader Bob Michel: “Whether it was his courageous service in World War II, his work to strengthen Illinois or his bipartisan approach to leadership in Congress, Bob Michel was one of Peoria’s best. Bob Michel proved […]

Congresswoman Bustos’ Office Delivers more than 600 Valentines for Veterans

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos announced that her office delivered more than 600 valentines across the 17th Congressional District as part of her annual “Valentines for Veterans” drive. Bustos, who organized this effort to thank our veterans for their service and sacrifice, spearheaded the effort to collect valentines from families across the 17th District and […]