Bustos-Backed Veterans Employment Tax Credits Pass House

Today, two veterans employment tax credits championed by Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) in her fight to put American veterans back to work passed the House of Representatives and will now be sent to the Senate for consideration. Last month, Bustos called on House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to bring up […]

Bustos, Durbin, Kirk Lead Bipartisan Effort To Name Galesburg VA Clinic After Lane Evans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos (D-IL) and U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Mark Kirk (R-IL) introduced legislation today to honor the legacy and public service achievements of former U.S. Representative from Illinois Lane Evans by naming a veterans facility in Galesburg, Illinois the “Lane A. Evans VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic.” Evans […]

Bustos Honors Nation’s Heroes On Veterans Day

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement honoring our veterans. She is commemorating Veterans Day today at ceremonies at Rock Island National Cemetery and in East Moline and spoke at the Hero Street Monument ceremony in Silvis over the weekend. “Today we express our gratitude for those who have served, but our appreciation […]