Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Joins Congressional Hockey Caucus, Cheers on Blackhawks as They Look to Keep Historic Streak Alive

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that she has joined the Congressional Hockey Caucus, a bipartisan group of lawmakers dedicated to ensuring that the sport of hockey can be enjoyed by everyone.  The Congressional Hockey Caucus is co-chaired by Congressman Mike Quigley (IL-5), a fellow Illinoisan and Blackhawks fan.   “As a […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on Passing of Dawn Clark Netsch

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement after learning of the death of Dawn Clark Netsch, former Illinois Comptroller, Illinois State Senator, and the first women in Illinois to win the Democratic nomination for Governor: “I first met Dawn Clark Netsch when I was in college and she was still […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Calls on IOC to Reinstate Wrestling as an Olympic Sport

Bustos Also Congratulates Dakota High School For Winning Illinois State Wrestling Tournament & Mercer County For Finishing In Second Place WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) called on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to reinstate wrestling as a Summer Olympic sport. Bustos signed onto a bipartisan Resolution (H.Res. 71) first introduced by Rep. […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on Postal Service Plan to End Saturday Mail Delivery

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement following an announcement from the United States Postal Service that it will end Saturday mail delivery: “Today’s announcement from the Postal Service indicating an end to Saturday mail service is a blow to communities across our region of Illinois.  Time and again, I’ve […]