VIDEO: Bustos Stands Up for Students and Teachers to Secretary of Education DeVos

CLICK HERE for a video of Congresswoman Bustos questioning Secretary of Education DeVos WASHINGTON – Today in a House Appropriations subcommittee hearing to review the president’s FY2020 Budget Request for the Department of Education (Department), Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) pressed Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos on a number of issues including both the Borrower Defense […]

As Washington Republicans Again Advocate for Full Repeal of ACA, Bustos and House Democrats Introduce Legislation to Bring Down Health Care Cost for American Families

BREAKING: Trump Administration Argues in Court to Strike Down Entire Affordable Care Act WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined House Democrats to introduce the Protecting Pre-Existing Conditions & Making Health Care More Affordable Act of 2019. Having worked in health care administration for a decade, this bill continues Congresswoman Bustos’ tireless efforts to […]

Bustos, LaHood Statement After Peoria Ag Lab Removed from Closure List in FY2020 Budget

WASHINGTON – Representatives Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Darin LaHood (IL-18) announced that the National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research has been removed from the closure list and is recommended to be funded in President Trump’s FY2020 budget proposal sent to Congress. Over the last two budget cycles, Reps. Bustos and LaHood have worked tirelessly to […]

Bustos Announces Founding of Air Cargo Caucus

CLICK HERE for photos from the launch WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced the establishment of the Air Cargo Caucus, which she will co-chair with Congressman Paul Mitchell (MI-10). The Air Cargo Caucus will serve as a place for Members of Congress and air cargo community leaders alike to come together and discuss […]