Durbin And Bustos Announce A Nearly $68,000 Investment In Chadwick First-Responder Capabilities

[WASHINGTON, DC] – U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos (D-IL) announced today that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), part of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), has awarded a $67,688 grant to the Chadwick Fire Department in Chadwick, Illinois for operations and safety. Today’s funding will help support and improve […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Applauds Governor Quinn’s Request For Federal Disaster Aid For Additional Illinois Counties

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) applauded Governor Quinn’s decision today to request federal disaster aid for additional Illinois counties impacted by the recent flooding.  The counties in Illinois’ 17th District included in today’s request are Henry, Whiteside and Winnebago. “I applaud Governor Quinn’s decision today to request federal disaster assistance for additional counties in Illinois […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Applauds President’s Approval Of Federal Disaster Aid For Additional Illinois Counties

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) applauded President Obama’s approval of federal disaster aid for additional Illinois counties, including five in Illinois’ 17th District.  The counties in Illinois’ 17th District approved today for federal disaster aid are Henderson, Knox, Peoria, Rock Island and Tazewell.  Fulton County was approved for federal disaster aid two […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Calls On President Obama To Approve Federal Disaster Aid For Additional Illinois Counties

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) called on President Obama to give his quick approval for federal disaster aid for additional Illinois counties, including six in Illinois’ 17th District.  Late last week, Governor Quinn requested federal disaster aid for additional Illinois counties impacted by the recent flooding.  The counties in Illinois’ 17th District […]