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 […]

Durbin, Bustos Commend President Obama For Including Funding For Activation Of Thomson In 2014 Budget Proposal

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, and U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos (IL-17) today commended President Obama’s decision to include funding for the activation of the Thomson correctional facility in Thomson, Illinois in his fiscal year 2014 budget proposal which was delivered to Congress earlier today.  President […]