Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Presents Replacement Military Awards To Grandson Of Henry County World War II Veteran

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) presented replacement military awards to Jason Bates of Galva, the grandson of Cpl. Floyd Lee Wolf, who served in the U.S. Army in Europe during World War II.  Cpl. Wolf was born in Annawan in Henry County in 1923 and died in 1985.  Wolf’s original awards were lost due to […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Introduces Legislation To Help Put Veterans Back To Work

The Troop Talent Act Of 2013 Would Help Facilitate The Transition Of Service Members From Active Duty To The Civilian Workforce & Reduce Unemployment For Veterans Earlier This Month, Bustos Introduced An Amendment That Would Have Made It Easier For Veterans To Be Connected To Cybersecurity Jobs Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), along with Congresswoman […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Fights To Boost Job Creation For Veterans

Bustos Offers Amendment To Close Skills Gap By Connecting Veterans To Cybersecurity Jobs Amendment Would Also Help Save Taxpayer Money By Removing Need For Additional Security Clearances   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) offered an amendment to H.R. 624, the bipartisan Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection (CISPA) Act, that would boost job […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement Following Meeting With Rock Island Arsenal Officials & Senator Durbin

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement after meeting, along with U.S. Senator Dick Durbin, with officials at the Rock Island Arsenal this morning: “I was pleased to meet with leaders from the Rock Island Arsenal this morning to discuss current operations, the impact of the sequester, and the ways that we can […]