Bustos Advocates For Local Illinois Infrastructure Projects At Transportation Committee Hearing

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee (T & I), advocated for the transportation and infrastructure priorities of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District at a full T& I Committee hearing on “Building the Foundation for Surface Transportation Reauthorization.”  Among other projects, Bustos discussed replacing the functionally […]

Bustos takes up U.S. 20 fight

GALENA, Ill. — Was the U.S. 20 expansion project in northwest Illinois resurrected Tuesday? Optimism abounded after U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos met with about 20 area government and transportation officials Tuesday afternoon at Galena Middle School to discuss the long-dormant expansion of U.S. 20 to four lanes between Freeport and Galena. Time will tell whether […]

Bustos Tapped For Key Leadership Role, Will Continue Fight To Improve Illinois Locks & Dams

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, announced her appointment to the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA) Conference Committee, giving Bustos a key leadership role in working to ensure this important bill becomes law.  “I’m pleased to announce that our bipartisan, common sense […]