VIDEO: Bustos Testifies at Transportation and Infrastructure Hearing to Fight for Illinois’ Priorities

Bustos Submitted Infrastructure Priorities to House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee  CLICK HERE for Video Bustos’ Testimony, CLICK HERE for Question on Locks and Dams WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee, testified before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. She also submitted for the record an outline […]

Dispatch-Argus: Bustos gathers ideas for infrastructure bill

By: Sarah Hayden MOLINE — Hopes are high that Congress will pass a bill with federal money to upgrade the nation’s roads, bridges, waterways and rail systems. As lawmakers work on drafting a comprehensive infrastructure bill, U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Moline, met with local transportation and community leaders to hear what their priorities are. Gathered for a […]

BUSTOS, SMITH, DURBIN, GRASSLEY, BLUNT & BALDWIN LEAD EFFORT TO FUND THE MODERNIZATION OF LOCKS ALONG UPPER MISSISSIPPI & ILLINOIS RIVERS

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representatives Cheri Bustos (D-IL-17) and Jason Smith (R-MO-8), along with U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Roy Blunt (R-MO) and Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), led a bipartisan, bicameral letter to House and Senate appropriators urging the inclusion of funding for the Navigation and Ecosystem Restoration Program (NESP) in the Fiscal Year […]

Bustos Announces Founding of Air Cargo Caucus

CLICK HERE for photos from the launch WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced the establishment of the Air Cargo Caucus, which she will co-chair with Congressman Paul Mitchell (MI-10). The Air Cargo Caucus will serve as a place for Members of Congress and air cargo community leaders alike to come together and discuss […]