Bustos Praises U.S. Senate’s passage of USMCA

Washington – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) praised the U.S. Senate’s passage of the historic United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA). “House Democrats delivered the strongest trade deal possible for Illinois farmers and workers, and I am glad to see the Senate take this next critical step. While no agreement is ever perfect, we worked across […]

BUSTOS HELPS PASS HISTORIC USMCA DEAL

Local labor, agricultural and manufacturing stakeholders express support for USMCA Washington – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) cast her vote in favor of the historic United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA). The legislation is the first trade deal in recent history to receive broad-based support across agricultural and labor stakeholders. “Illinois farmers and workers deserve […]

BUSTOS, MCKINLEY INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN LEGISLATION TO CREATE JOBS AND IMPROVE INFRASTRUCTURE

WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-01) introduced the Buy America for Drinking Water Extension Act. This bipartisan legislation would create jobs and grow the economy by ensuring that all iron and steel products used for projects in the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF) are made entirely in […]

BUSTOS RAISES LOCAL BUSINESS SUCCESSION PLANNING CONCERNS TO SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Bustos Raises Questions After Hearing Concerns from Local Business Leaders WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) requested information from the Small Business Administration (SBA) regarding services they offer for business succession planning. Congresswoman Bustos raised these questions after listening to the experiences of community business leaders at economic roundtable discussions this year in Canton, […]