Congresswoman Bustos Thanks Constituents For Her Most Productive District Work Period Yet

Washington, D.C. – Today Congresswoman Cheri Bustos thanked working families from across the 17th Congressional District for being a part of her most productive district work period to date. In all, Rep. Bustos held over 40 official events, meetings and job fairs during the August Congressional recess which ran from July 31 – September 7th. […]

Bustos Reiterates Call for Long-Term Highway Bill & Reauthorization of Export-Import Bank

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, reiterated her call for a long-term, bipartisan highway funding bill to protect Illinois jobs and critical transportation projects. Earlier today, the House passed yet another short-term extension of the Highway Trust Fund. This short term bill to fund […]

Bustos Introduces “Refueling Assistance Act” To Ensure Individuals With Disabilities Can Fill Up With Ease At Gas Pump

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined with Representatives Dave Loebsack (IA-02) and Tammy Duckworth (IL-08) to introduce the Refueling Assistance Act that would help ensure individuals with disabilities can fill up their cars with gas and travel with the same ease and sense of security that able-bodied drivers enjoy.  Bustos first introduced […]

Bustos Reiterates Call for Long-Term Highway Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, reiterated her call for a long-term highway funding bill to protect Illinois transportation projects and jobs. Earlier today, the House passed another short-term extension of the Highway Trust Fund that expires in December of this year.   “It […]