Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on Caterpillar Relocating its Headquarters from Peoria to Chicago

WASHINGTON – In response to the news that Caterpillar decided to relocate its world headquarters from Peoria to Chicago, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement: “Hardworking men and women from Peoria have always taken great pride in knowing their community has been home to Caterpillar, and there’s no denying this news is a […]

Bustos Statement on the Inauguration of President Donald Trump

Bustos and House Democrats wear #ProtectOurCare buttons in solidarity with the millions of Americans who have benefitted from the Affordable Care Act WASHINGTON – Today, following the inauguration of President Donald Trump, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos gave her response. During the ceremony, Bustos and House Democrats wore #ProtectOurCare buttons to highlight the positive impact the Affordable […]

Bustos Statement on House Republicans Voting to Start Affordable Care Act Repeal Process

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted against the GOP’s budget which lays the groundwork for repealing the Affordable Care Act. In her statement, Bustos laid out the very real impact that repeal would mean for hardworking men and women across our state. “Today, House Republicans took the first step in their job-killing effort […]

Bustos Introduces Legislation Calling on President-elect Trump to Release a National Strategy to Stop Outsourcing, Create Manufacturing Jobs in America

Trump’s Tweets, Campaign Promises and Inconsistent Actions on Outsourcing Have Left Working Americans Guessing What He’ll Actually Do WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced her first piece of legislation in the 115th Congress, continuing her focus on growing our economy and boosting our region’s manufacturing industry. She also held a press conference with […]