Bustos Calls On Congress to Close Wage Gap on 52nd Anniversary of Equal Pay Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, on the 52nd anniversary of President John F. Kennedy signing the Equal Pay Act into law, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) called on Congress to act to close the still persistent wage gap between men and women by passing the Paycheck Fairness Act. “Equal pay is not simply a women’s issue, it […]

Bustos Recognizes 50th Anniversary Of Head Start, Importance Of Early Childhood Education

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement celebrating the 50th anniversary of the launch of Head Start: “For 50 years, Head Start has helped millions of children and families get a jumpstart on a quality education and allowed our young people to develop the skills they need to excel,” said […]