Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Calls On President Obama To Including Funding For Activation Of Thomson Prison In Upcoming Budget

Bustos Urges President To Include Funding For Activation Of Illinois’ Thomson Correctional Center In FY14 Budget Proposal To Be Released April 10th Thomson Correctional Center Would Alleviate National Prison Overcrowding & Add 1,100 Local Jobs To Region Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) sent a letter to President Obama urging him to include funding for the […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Urges President Obama to Establish a Manufacturing Innovation Institute in Rockford

At State Of The Union, President Obama Called On Congress To Approve Fifteen Manufacturing Innovation Institutes To Be Located Throughout Country Bustos Urges President To Choose Rockford As Site Due To Area’s Highly Skilled Workforce, Strong Manufacturing Presence, Numerous Educational Institutions & Proximity To Major Infrastructure & Transportation Systems WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Announces Location of Rockford Congressional Office

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced the location of her Rockford Congressional office.  The office will be located at 119 N. Church St., Suite 207 and 208, in Rockford, and will open within the month. “Nothing is more important to me than serving and being attentive to the people of Illinois’ 17th […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Urges Eligible Illinoisans to Use Free Online Tax Preparation and Filing

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) encouraged eligible Illinoisans to use a free tax preparation and filing service available through the IRS Free File program.  Since its inception in 2003, the IRS Free File program has offered eligible taxpayers free access to tax preparation, completion and filing services.  To be eligible, a taxpayer […]