Bustos gets briefed on VA hospital in Iowa City

Amid the uproar over access to health care at Veterans Administration facilities, Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill., gave an upbeat assessment Friday of  VA facilities covering the Quad-City area. Bustos met with the acting director of the Iowa City VA Hospital on Friday afternoon, before she hosted a workshop at a union hall in Rock Island, where […]

Bustos Fights For Troops, Military Families & To Address Sexual Assaults In Military

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) fought for our troops, military families and to address the sexual assault crisis in the military by voting for the bipartisan FY 2015 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). “Providing support for brave service members and their families will always be a top priority for me,” said Congresswoman […]

Bustos continues to advocate for Medal of Honor review for local Vietnam War hero Bill Albracht

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) continued her advocacy on behalf of Vietnam War hero Captain Bill Albracht of Moline by offering an amendment that would require the Secretary of the Army to review and report back on Albracht’s Medal of Honor nomination.  The amendment passed with overwhelming bipartisan support on the House floor last […]