Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on the Resignation of Gen. Michael Flynn

“The deeply troubling circumstances around Gen. Flynn’s resignation from his post as National Security Advisor demand a thorough investigation to uncover what President Trump knew and when he knew it. We now know that Gen. Flynn got caught red-handed lying about his potentially illegal contacts with the Russian Ambassador after the Russians interfered with our […]

Co-Chairs of Democratic Policy and Communications Committee Call for Oversight Investigation into President Trump’s Dangerous Muslim Ban

Reps. Cheri Bustos, David Cicilline & Hakeem Jeffries Call on Chairman Jason Chaffetz to launch a bipartisan investigation in the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee WASHINGTON – Today, the co-chairs of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, Rep. Cheri Bustos (IL-17), David Cicilline (RI-1) and Hakeem Jeffries (NY-8), issued a joint statement calling for […]

Bustos Statement on Donald Trump’s life-threatening refugee ban

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos responded to President Donald Trump’s ban on refugees from seven countries. This executive order very clearly undermines the safety of refugees fleeing the very terrorists we are at war with, and jeopardizes the security of American troops across the globe. As was detailed in a New York Times story this morning, at […]

Bustos Announces 2017 Valentines for Veterans

ROCK ISLAND – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) encouraged constituents across Illinois’ 17th Congressional District to participate in the “Valentines for Veterans” program by dropping off or mailing a Valentine’s Day card for a veteran to her Rock Island, Rockford or Peoria offices. The deadline for submitting cards is Thursday, February 9th, and Congresswoman Bustos […]