Bustos on CBS News: Bill to End Forced Arbitration for Sexual Assault & Harassment “Will Impact Generations To Come”

WASHINGTON — This week, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined Errol Barnett on CBS News to discuss the passage of her Ending Forced Arbitration for Sexual Assault and Harassment Act, which recently passed the House and Senate with overwhelming bipartisan support. The legislation is expected to be signed into law by President Biden in the coming days.  “It’s been called one […]

Bustos Statement on Senate Passage of HR 4445 to End Forced Arbitration

Bustos first introduced the bill in 2017 after learning about thousands of women who were sexually harassed or assaulted, and then silenced by forced arbitration clauses WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos’ (IL-17) bipartisan, bicameral legislation to end forced arbitration for sexual harassment and assault survivors passed the U.S. Senate, after passing the U.S. House […]

Bustos’ Bill to End Forced Arbitration for Sexual Assault and Harassment Passes House

The legislation is now poised for a vote this week before the U.S. Senate WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos’ (IL-17) bipartisan, bicameral legislation to end forced arbitration for sexual harassment and assault survivors passed the U.S. House of Representatives. The Ending Forced Arbitration of Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment Act will void forced arbitration […]

Bustos Speaks on House Floor Ahead of Vote on Bill to End Forced Arbitration for Sexual Assault and Harassment

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos’ (IL-17) spoke on the House Floor during the debate of her bipartisan, bicameral legislation to end forced arbitration for sexual harassment and assault survivors. A vote by the full House of Representatives is forthcoming this evening. Her full speech can be viewed here and read below.  WATCH: Bustos Speaks […]