Video: Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Calls For Repeal Of Benefit Cuts To Military Retirees

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) gave a speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives calling for Democrats and Republicans to come together to repeal the benefit cuts to military retirees included in the recent bipartisan budget deal. Last week, Bustos announced support for the Military Retirement Restoration Act, which […]

Reps Bustos, Loebsack Fight to Protect Military Retirees From Benefit Cuts

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Congressman Dave Loebsack (IA-02) announced that they are fighting to protect military retirees by supporting bipartisan legislation that would repeal cuts to military retiree cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs) that were included in the recent Bipartisan Budget Act.  The Military Retirement Restoration Act is fully paid for and would repeal the […]

MEMO: Bustos Fighting for the Right Priorities During First Year in Office

During her first year in office, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos has fought hard for the priorities that matter most to the people of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District.  She’s made the economy of her region her top priority, led efforts to create more American manufacturing jobs, took action to protect Social Security and Medicare and has been […]