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 […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Announces Job-Creating Investment For New Wastewater Treatement Facility In Savanna

Wastewater Treatment Facility Will Create 20 New Jobs, Retain Over 200 Jobs, Promote Flood Disaster Resiliency & Help Spur Further Growth & Private Investment In Region Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that the city of Savanna will receive a $2,020,000 investment through the Economic Development Administration to help construct a new wastewater treatment facility.  […]

Bustos & Loebsack Urge House Appropriations Committee To Include Funding For Activation Of Thomson Prison

Thomson Prison Would Add 1,100 Local Jobs To Region & Alleviate National Prison Overcrowding In Addition To Letter, Bustos Has Also Requested A Meeting With Chairman Wolf To Push For Funding In-Person WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Congressman Dave Loebsack (IA-02) urged the House Appropriations Committee to provide funding for the […]