BUSTOS, GRIFFITH, JAYAPAL, GILLIBRAND, GRAHAM, DURBIN, ANNOUNCE BIPARTISAN LEGISLATION TO ALLOW SEXUAL ASSAULT & HARASSMENT SURVIVORS TO SEEK JUSTICE AND ACCOUNTABILITY

Former Fox News Anchor Gretchen Carlson Joins Bipartisan Group of Legislators to Endorse Bill that Would End Forced Arbitration for Sexual Assault and Harassment Claims WASHINGTON – U.S. Representatives Cheri Bustos (D-IL), Morgan Griffith (R-VA) and Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), along with U.S. Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), and Dick Durbin (D-IL), chair of […]

PHOTOS: Bustos Helps Pass Historic Package to Protect Against Gender Discrimination, Violence

This Women’s History Month, Bustos re-authorizes VAWA and votes to eliminate arbitrary time limit on historic ERA WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) helped pass a package of historic bills to protect against gender discrimination, in equality, and violence, and honor Women’s History Month. PHOTOS: Congresswoman Bustos joins women in the House in honor of […]

PHOTOS: Bustos Helps Pass Historic Package to Protect Against Gender Discrimination, Violence

This Women’s History Month, Bustos re-authorizes VAWA and votes to eliminate arbitrary time limit on historic ERA WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) helped pass a package of historic bills to protect against gender discrimination, in equality, and violence, and honor Women’s History Month. PHOTOS: Congresswoman Bustos joins women in the House in honor of […]

Bustos Helps Pass Pregnant Workers’ Fairness Act

Bustos: “Today’s vote is personal to me – like many women, I have seen the impact that it can have on a career when an employer refuses to consider accommodations for a pregnancy.” WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) helped pass the bipartisan Pregnant Workers Fairness Act to protect pregnant workers through reasonable workplace […]