Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on Suspicious Packages that were sent to the Obamas, the Clintons, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, former Attorney General Eric Holder, former Director of the CIA John Brennan, CNN, George Soros and the Congressional Mail Sorting Facility in Maryland

“I want to thank our brave Secret Service and law enforcement officials for responding quickly to address the threat of possible explosives in New York, Florida and Maryland. As the wife of a Sheriff who founded the Quad-City bomb squad, I fully understand and commend the service of these courageous officials who put their lives […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Sets the Record Straight about Democrats’ position on Border Security and the Migrant Caravan

Democrats continue fighting for Comprehensive Immigration Reform that Begins by Securing the Border  “Washington Republicans have been in charge of the entire federal government for two years now, so it is ridiculous to see them blaming Democrats for what’s happening right now in Central America. Rather than passing comprehensive immigration reform when they held all […]

Bustos Votes for Bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act

Bill includes language supporting the Rock Island Arsenal, Rockford’s Aerospace Industry and Peoria’s 182nd Airlift Wing Washington- Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos voted for the bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act which included several key local priorities she has fought for. Specifically, the bill includes the following: Authorization of $9 million for a new fire station at […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on President Trump’s Meeting with Vladimir Putin

“President Trump should be holding Russia accountable for its attack on our nation, instead he stood at a podium and essentially gave Vladimir Putin a pass to do whatever he wants. There is unanimous consensus among our law enforcement leaders, intelligence community and foreign affairs experts that Russia carried out a coordinated strike on our […]