PHOTOS: BUSTOS STRESSES IMPORTANCE OF RURAL GREEN PARTNERSHIP TO SELECT COMMITTEE ON THE CLIMATE CRISIS

Bustos Submitted the Rural Green Partnership to the Select Committee on the Climate Crisis in August WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) testified before the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis on the importance of including rural America in the discussion about how to address climate change. Specifically, she spoke about her Rural […]

DURBIN, DUCKWORTH, BUSTOS, LOEBSACK ANNOUNCE ADDITION OF 50 JOBS AT ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), along with U.S. Representatives Cheri Bustos (D-IL-17) and Dave Loebsack (D-IA-02), today announced the addition of 50 new human resources professional positions at Rock Island Arsenal (RIA) through the U.S. Army’s Civilian Human Resources Agency (CHRA) in order to support the Defense Health Agency […]

BUSTOS INTRODUCES BILL TO BUILD ON RURAL GREEN PARTNERSHIP, INVEST IN CARBON CAPTURE

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced legislation that would establish a program to provide secured loans to private entities to construct transportation infrastructure for anthropogenic carbon dioxide (CO2). These pipelines would allow CO2 to be captured at industrial sources, such as manufacturing plants or ethanol refineries, and moved to areas where it can […]

BUSTOS, DURBIN, JONES INTRODUCE NEW BILL TO INVEST IN AMERICAN WORKFORCE

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos (D-IL-17), along with U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Doug Jones (D-AL) today introduced new bicameral legislation that increases federal investments in worker training and helps prepare workers for the jobs of the future.  The Investing in Tomorrow’s Workforce Act would ensure that American workers have the skills needed […]