2017 YEAR IN REVIEW: Bustos Continues to Deliver Real Results, Fight for Illinois’ Working Families and Give the Heartland a Voice as a Key Member of Democratic Leadership

ROCK ISLAND – This past year, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) has continued her proven record of delivering real results for the hardworking families of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District. She has kept up her focus on economic growth, manufacturing, veterans and farmers. She has also demonstrated effective leadership in the House Democratic Caucus in her third […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos statement on former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn Pleading Guilty to Making False Statements to the FBI

“While all Americans should be alarmed that the former National Security Advisor just admitted he was guilty of lying to the FBI about his communications with Russia, we should also be heartened by the clear message today that nobody is above the law. Michael Flynn’s guilty plea underscores the importance of ensuring that Special Counsel […]

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 […]