BUSTOS STATEMENT ON PRESIDENT’S PLAN TO DEFUND CRITICAL MILITARY CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) – a member of both the House Appropriations Subcommittees on Defense and Military Construction – released the following statement after President Trump announced his plans to defund $3.6 billion in military construction projects: “The president’s plan to steal billions of dollars from our military undermines their ability to […]

BUSTOS, DURBIN AND DUCKWORTH ANNOUNCE $52 MILLION FOR ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth announced $52 million in federal funding for the Rock Island Arsenal. These federal dollars will be used to enhance and secure mission readiness for the Army Sustainment Command Headquarters. Specifically, the project will repair interior and exterior walls, windows, floor layout, ceilings, […]

VIDEO: Bustos Helps Pass Robust National Defense Bill

VIDEO: Watch Congresswoman Bustos Speak in Support of the National Defense Authorization Act Following Bustos’ Bipartisan Congressional Mission to Middle East, National Defense Authorization Act Passes Full House With Critical Bustos Amendments Included WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the powerful House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, helped pass the National Defense […]

BUSTOS RETURNS FROM BIPARTISAN CONGRESSIONAL MISSION TO MIDDLE EAST

PHOTOS: Bustos, a Member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, Celebrated Independence Day with Illinois Troops in Middle East WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the powerful House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense, has returned from a Congressional Mission to the Middle East that included stops in Qatar and Israel. Congresswoman Bustos visited as part […]