Bustos Helps Pass Build Back Better Act

Bustos: “More than a bill – it is an investment in American families” WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted to pass the Build Back Better Act, a generational package to help working families and the middle class In the wake of the pandemic, skyrocketing costs of child care, health care, home- and community-based […]

Bustos on Fox News: Build Back Better Act “An Investment in America”

MOLINE — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined Mike Emanuel on Fox News Live to discuss how the Build Back Better Act will create jobs, support working families and help reduce inflation.  “I believe that when we pass this Build Back Better Act — and I see it as a jobs act, I don’t call […]

Bustos Votes to Protect Job Applicants from Age Discrimination

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17),voted to pass the Protect Older Job Applicants Act (POJA) which would codify and clarify protections for older job applicants in the current Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA).  “No one should face discrimination when applying for a job, and that includes older Americans. Today, we passed critical legislation […]

BUSTOS IN NEWSWEEK: “We Must Unite and Build Back Better”

“Regions like mine need both the bipartisan infrastructure package and the Build Back Better Act—and we need them right now” WASHINGTON — Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) published an op-ed in Newsweek urging her colleagues to come together and compromise to pass the bipartisan infrastructure package and the Build Back Better Act. Speaking as one of […]