Congresswoman Bustos Statement on President Trump Signing Measure to Undermine Internet Privacy

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos denounced President Trump’s late night decision to sign into law S.J. Res. 34, a Republican led measure that allows Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to sell the internet search history and online activity of their customers to the highest bidder. “We are more than 70 days into the Trump administration […]

DURBIN, BUSTOS, MCKINLEY PRESS ATTORNEY GENERAL SESSIONS TO FULLY EXEMPT BUREAU OF PRISONS FROM HIRING FREEZE

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) and U.S. Representatives Cheri Bustos (D-IL) and David McKinley (R-WV) today urged the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to immediately and fully exempt the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) from the federal hiring freeze ordered by President Donald Trump on January 23, 2017.  In a bipartisan letter to Attorney […]

Congresswoman Bustos Statement on Delay of TrumpCare Vote

Washington Republicans promised for days there would be a vote on TrumpCare tonight WASHINGTON – Today, after President Trump and Washington Republicans delayed their long promised Thursday night vote on TrumpCare, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, Co-Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, released the following statement: “President Trump and the Washington Republicans should take today’s […]

Congresswoman Bustos Fights to Stop TrumpCare in Floor Speech

WASHINGTON – This afternoon, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos took to the Floor of the House to highlight how Illinoisans would be hurt if TrumpCare becomes law. The bill, which has virtually no support outside of Washington, is expected to be voted on tomorrow. Below is the text of Congresswoman Bustos’ remarks from this afternoon:   Mr. […]

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