Congresswoman Bustos Statement after Washington Republicans Cancel their TrumpCare Vote

WASHINGTON – Today, after Washington Republicans canceled their long promised and delayed TrumpCare vote, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos issued the following statement: “The defeat of TrumpCare is a major victory for our children, our seniors and hardworking families across our nation,” said Congresswoman Cheri Bustos. “More than 97 percent of the individuals who contacted my office […]

Congresswoman Bustos Statement on Delay of TrumpCare Vote

Washington Republicans promised for days there would be a vote on TrumpCare tonight WASHINGTON – Today, after President Trump and Washington Republicans delayed their long promised Thursday night vote on TrumpCare, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos, Co-Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, released the following statement: “President Trump and the Washington Republicans should take today’s […]

Congresswoman Bustos Fights to Stop TrumpCare in Floor Speech

WASHINGTON – This afternoon, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos took to the Floor of the House to highlight how Illinoisans would be hurt if TrumpCare becomes law. The bill, which has virtually no support outside of Washington, is expected to be voted on tomorrow. Below is the text of Congresswoman Bustos’ remarks from this afternoon:   Mr. […]

As President Trump Backtracks on Promise to Require American Steel and Equipment, Bustos Urges Trump to Keep Promises to American Workers

WASHINGTON – This week, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), Co-Chair of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, led her colleagues in expressing concern that President Donald Trump was backtracking on another promise to American workers. In his Inaugural Address, President Trump said his Administration would “follow two simple rules: Buy American and Hire American.” During his […]