Bustos statement on vote against “Minibus” funding bill

“If signed into law, the spending bill Washington Republicans passed today would trigger indiscriminate cuts, slashing military spending by billions of dollars – damaging our national security, hurting our local economy and undermining our troops in the field. I am hopeful that when this bill comes back to the House in its final form, we […]

Bustos Returns from the Middle East

Bustos Visited Israel and Jordan as Part of Trip with several Members of Congress to Learn More about the Region and National Security Issues WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) returned from Israel and Jordan as part of a trip to the Middle East with several Members of Congress. On the trip – which came […]

Congresswoman Bustos Departs for Trip to Middle East

Bustos will Visit Israel and Jordan as Part of Trip with several Members of Congress to Learn More about the Region and National Security Issues WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) departed for Israel and Jordan as part of a trip to the Middle East with several Members of Congress. On the trip – […]

Bustos, Loebsack Introduce Legislation to Strengthen Rock Island Arsenal and Bolster Quad-Cities’ Economy

WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Dave Loebsack (IA-02) introduced the bipartisan Army Arsenal Revitalization Act, which aims to increase the amount of business directed to Army arsenals, such as the Rock Island Arsenal. Joining Representatives Bustos and Loebsack as original cosponsors are Representatives Bruce Westerman (AR-04) and Paul Tonko (NY-20), both of […]