Bustos Fights To Protect Seniors From Cuts To Local Social Security Offices

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) continued her fight to protect local seniors by supporting legislation that would delay cuts to services at Social Security Administration (SSA) field offices across the country. Illinois’ 17th Congressional District is home to seven Social Security field offices, located in Peoria, Galesburg, Pekin, Rockford, Freeport, Rock Island, […]

Bustos Applauds President For Protecting Social Security For Seniors & Veterans In Upcoming Budget

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement upon receiving news that President Obama will not include Social Security benefit cuts in his upcoming budget proposal for next year.  Yesterday, Bustos helped lead a group of 117 members of Congress in urging the President to rule out cuts to Social Security and veterans’ benefits […]

Bustos Continues Fight To Protect Social Security, Seniors & Veterans From Benefit Cuts

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) led a group of 117 members of the U.S. House of Representatives in urging President Obama to rule out cuts to Social Security and veterans’ benefits in his upcoming budget proposal for next year.    In the letter, Bustos and her colleagues called on the President to avoid using the […]