Bustos Applauds Signing Into Law Of Bipartisan Veterans Health Care Reform Bill

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released the following statement after the President signed into law bipartisan legislation to make needed reforms to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) that will help ensure our veterans get the care they have earned and deserve.  Today’s signing comes after Bustos led a group of 116 lawmakers last month urging […]

MEMO: Bustos a Strong Advocate for Illinois Veterans since Taking Office

During her 18 months in office, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos has been a strong advocate for the veterans that call Illinois’ 17th Congressional District home.  Bustos has made our veterans a top priority, crisscrossing the region on several veterans’ listening tours to hear their concerns and fighting relentlessly to expand and protect the benefits they’ve earned […]

Bustos Leads Group Of 116 Lawmakers In Calling On Congress To Stay In Session Until Veterans’ Healthcare Bill Is Passed

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) led a group of 116 lawmakers in calling on Congress to stay in session, and forego the August district work period, until the passage of compromise legislation to help our nation’s veterans get access to the timely and quality healthcare they have earned and deserve.  Both the […]