Bustos Statement on Leaked Supreme Court Opinion Draft

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement on a leaked draft opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court that would overturn the longstanding Roe v. Wade precedent:  “In America, we don’t allow the government to come into our home and force a decision on us and our family. Yet that’s exactly what this draft opinion prepares to […]

Bustos Votes to End All Forced Arbitration

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) – a longtime leader in the push to end forced arbitration – helped to pass the Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act (the FAIR Act). This bill would prohibit the enforcement of mandatory, pre-dispute arbitration provisions in contracts involving consumer, employment, antitrust and civil rights disputes. This bill builds on Bustos’ Ending Forced Arbitration of […]

#MeToo Milestone: Biden Signs Bustos’ Bill to End Forced Arbitration for Sexual Assault and Harassment Into Law

Today, President Joe Biden signed Bustos’ bill into law during a ceremony with lawmakers and survivors at the White House  WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos’ (IL-17) bipartisan, bicameral legislation to end forced arbitration for sexual harassment and assault was signed into law by President Joe Biden during a ceremony with lawmakers and survivors at the White House.  […]

Bustos’ Bill to End Forced Arbitration Officially Sent to the White House

President Joe Biden is expected to sign the bill into law during a ceremony at the White House tomorrow  WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos’ (IL-17) bipartisan, bicameral legislation to end forced arbitration for sexual harassment and assault survivors was enrolled by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and officially sent to the White House for President Joe […]