Congresswoman Bustos Statement on President Trump’s Decision to Decertify the Iran Nuclear Agreement

“Today President Trump decided to break with intelligence officials, national security experts, the International Atomic Energy Agency, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China. President Trump’s decision to decertify the Iran agreement undermines our allies, damages our international standing and risks our national security. It sends another clear signal to the world that the United States […]

Bustos Tapped for Key Leadership Role for FY 2018 National Defense Bill

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos announced her appointment to the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) Conference Committee. The Conference Committee, made up of a select group of House and Senate members, will merge the House and Senate versions of the bill into a final version. After the conference completes its […]

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 […]