Bustos Votes to Ensure Infrastructure Safety and Protect Illinois Homebuyers and Renters by re-opening Key Agencies

WASHINGTON– Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted to pass legislation to fund the Department of Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and related agencies for fiscal year 2019, ensuring the 220,000 families living in HUD supported housing do not face eviction. “Every day this shutdown continues, the safety and well-being of Illinois families is put […]

U.S. House Passes Bustos’ Bipartisan Legislation to Improve Local Water Infrastructure

Peoria Applauds Bustos’ Work on Behalf of Community, Plans to Leverage Program to Create Jobs WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, applauded House passage of the bipartisan Water Infrastructure Improvement Act she helped introduce. This legislation formalizes the process for communities to create integrated plans for water […]

House Passes FAA Bill With Several Provisions Congresswoman Bustos Included

Legislation is expected to pass the Senate and be signed into law very soon Bipartisan Bustos proposals in Federal Aviation Bill include: -Bringing Fairness to Federal Disaster Declarations -Identifying workforce needs in the Aviation Maintenance Industry; and -Updating Hiring Preference Rules to Include more Veterans   WASHINGTON – Today Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, a Member of […]

Bustos, Durbin and Duckworth Announce $2,214,738 Grant for Quad City International Airport

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos and Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth announced that the Quad City International Airport received $2,214,738 in grant funding from the Department of Transportation. These funds will be used to reconstruct lighting systems on both Runway 13/31 as well as six Taxiways to enhance safe airfield operations during low […]