Congresswoman Bustos’ Bill to Rename the Pekin Post Office in Honor of Lance Corporal Jordan Bastean Passes the House

Lance Cpl. Bastean died protecting our nation in Helmand Province Afghanistan on October 23rd, 2011 WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives in support of her bill to rename the Post Office at 514 Broadway Street in Pekin, Illinois as the “Lance Corporal Jordan S. Bastean […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on the Release of the Nunes Memo

“Before Washington Republicans released the Nunes memo, the FBI expressed its ‘grave concerns’ and stated there are ‘omissions of fact that fundamentally impact the memo’s accuracy.’ I trust the hardworking men and women who put their lives on the line to protect our nation much more than I trust Chairman Nunes. “Today, Washington Republicans broke […]

2017 YEAR IN REVIEW: Bustos Continues to Deliver Real Results, Fight for Illinois’ Working Families and Give the Heartland a Voice as a Key Member of Democratic Leadership

ROCK ISLAND – This past year, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) has continued her proven record of delivering real results for the hardworking families of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District. She has kept up her focus on economic growth, manufacturing, veterans and farmers. She has also demonstrated effective leadership in the House Democratic Caucus in her third […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos statement on former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn Pleading Guilty to Making False Statements to the FBI

“While all Americans should be alarmed that the former National Security Advisor just admitted he was guilty of lying to the FBI about his communications with Russia, we should also be heartened by the clear message today that nobody is above the law. Michael Flynn’s guilty plea underscores the importance of ensuring that Special Counsel […]