Bustos, Braley, King And Thompson Continue Push For 100% American Made Flags

Bipartisan Group Reintroduces The All-American Flag Act To Ensure Federal Government Only Purchases American Flags Made In America Last Week, Bustos Amendment To Homeland Security Appropriations Act Passed With Overwhelming Bipartisan Support & Would Also Help Ensure American Flags Are Actually Made In America Bustos Push For American Made Flags A Response To Concerns She […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Continues Push To Prevent Student Loan Interest Rates From Doubling July 1st

Bustos Signs “Discharge Petition” To Force Leadership To Bring Up Her Bill To Keep Stafford Student Loans From Doubling In Matter Of Weeks Action Comes After Bustos’ Week-Long Community College Tour Of Illinois’ 17th District & College Affordability Roundtable In Quad Cities WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) continued her push to prevent […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Calls On Congress To Pass Paycheck Fairness Act On 50th Anniversary Of Equal Pay Act

Bustos An Original Co-Sponsor Of Legislation To Ensure Illinois Women Equal Pay For Equal Work Illinois Women Still Only Make 77 Cents For Every Dollar Earned By Men Today, on the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy signing the Equal Pay Act into law, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) called on Congress to pass the […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Advocates For Regional Rail Transportation At Congressional Railroads Subcommittee Roundtable In Chicago

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos advocated for her region’s rail transportation needs by participating in a bipartisan U.S. House Transportation Subcommittee on Railroads roundtable in Chicago along with fellow Transportation Committee members from Illinois Dan Lipinski (IL-03) and Rodney Davis (IL-13) and the Chairman of the Subcommittee, Jeff Denham (R-CA).  The roundtable discussion examined ongoing efforts […]