Bustos Statement on President Trump’s Firing of FBI Director James Comey

MOLINE – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), Co-Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, released the following statement upon the firing of FBI Director James Comey: “President Trump’s decision to fire the FBI Director, while the President’s ties to Russia are under FBI investigation, undermines the public trust and should distress all Americans. To […]

DURBIN, BUSTOS ANNOUNCE ILLINOIS DEFENSE PRIORITIES INCLUDED IN OMNIBUS APPROPRIATIONS BILL

CHICAGO – U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL), Ranking Member of the Senate Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, and U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos (D-IL) today announced that the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 includes numerous defense priorities for the State of Illinois. “One reason I support this bill is because it includes a strong defense appropriation, which provides critical […]

VIDEO: Congresswoman Bustos Demands Independent Investigation into Trump’s Ties to Putin

“Where there’s smoke, there’s usually fire and right now smoke is billowing out of the White House” “To my colleagues on the other side of the aisle, I ask one simple question – What would President Ronald Reagan do?” WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos took to the floor of the House to demand an independent […]