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 […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on Recent Trip to South Korea

Bustos was part of the first Congressional delegation to visit South Korea since President Trump’s meeting with Kim Jong-un Washington- Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos discussed her recent trip to the Republic of Korea, which is more commonly referred to as South Korea. Bustos was part of the first Congressional delegation to visit South Korea following […]

More than 100 House Democrats Sign Bustos-led Letter Demanding Details On How Many Tax Dollars are Being Spent on President Trump’s Family Separation Policy

Bustos Letter asks the Departments of Homeland Security and Health & Human Services how many hard-earned tax dollars were and are being used to tear children from their families Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (D-IL-17) and 107 of her Democratic colleagues sent a letter to Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Health and […]