Bustos Supports Bipartisan Effort To Make Travel Easier & More Comfortable For Aging Honor Flight Veterans

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) supported bipartisan legislation to make it easier and more comfortable for aging Honor Flight veterans, many of whom are seniors and suffering from physical ailments, to travel to and from Washington, D.C. to see the monuments built in their honor. “It is always an honor to help welcome the brave […]

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

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced the introduction of 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 introduced this legislation after being approached by local disability advocates Mitch Swanson, from […]

Bustos, Durbin, Kirk, Davis: We Must Work Together To Improve Our Deteriorating Waterways Infrastructure

[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) today called on Illinois Governor Pat Quinn to lead Illinois stakeholders – including members of the agriculture, mining, and shipping industries – in a coordinated effort to take advantage of pilot program that […]