VIDEO: Congresswoman Bustos Slams Congressional Republicans’ Tax Scam as a Job-Killer that will Help Send Jobs Overseas

“Sure, this bill will create jobs – it will create them over in China and Mexico and Malaysia.” WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos took to the floor of the House to call out Washington Republicans’ tax scam as a job-killer that will help big corporations move jobs overseas. It is expected that the final Republican […]

VIDEO: Congresswoman Bustos Slams Congressional Republicans’ Tax Scam as an Attack on the Middle-Class

Bustos lays out the GOP’s three step plan to move from a tax scam to cuts in Social Security and Medicare WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos spoke on the House floor to highlight the many ways Washington Republicans’ tax scam bill harms America’s working families. In her remarks, Bustos highlights the three steps they are […]

Congresswoman Bustos Statement on Washington Republicans Passing a Tax Scam that will Raise Taxes on Millions of Middle Class Families to pay for a Massive Bailout to Billionaires

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted against Paul Ryan’s Billionaires-First tax plan that is projected to raise taxes for millions of hardworking middle-class families, increase the national debt by trillions of dollars and put programs like Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid and Farm program payments at risk – all to provide a massive tax […]

Joined By Retired Teamsters & Miners, Senate & House Democrats Unveil New ‘Better Deal’ Proposal To Ensure 1.5 Million Retired Workers Across Country Keep Their Earned Pensions In Full

Without Congressional Action, The Retirement Benefits Of 1.5 Million Pension Plan Participant Across The Country Could Be At Risk Washington, D.C. – Senate and House Democrats today unveiled the latest tenet of their economic agenda, “A Better Deal,” which would ensure the pensions that American workers have earned over a lifetime of work are safeguarded and […]