Bustos Bill To Improve Illinois Locks & Dams Wins Approval In House, Moves One Step Closer To Law

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos’ bipartisan legislation to help speed up repairs and upgrades to the aging locks and dams on the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers passed the House on a wide bipartisan basis.  Provisions of her legislation, which was sponsored in the Senate by Senators Dick Durbin and Mark Kirk, was included […]

Durbin, Kirk, Bustos, Davis: Bipartisan Bill to Improve Illinois Locks & Dams Included In Water Resources Reform And Development Act

[WASHINGTON, D.C.] – U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Mark Kirk (R-IL) and U.S. Representatives Cheri Bustos (D-IL) and Rodney Davis (R-IL) announced that key provisions of their bipartisan and bicameral legislation to help speed up repairs and upgrades to the aging locks and dams on the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers were included in the […]

Bustos Urges Illinois Communities To Apply For Federal Transportation & Infrastructure Grants Starting April 3

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, urged communities across her region of Illinois to apply for federal grants available for transportation and infrastructure projects starting on April 3.  More information on the application process on the next round of Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grants can […]