QC Business Journal: Forum presents economic concerns

The third of three regional economic forums for people in Illinois' 17th Congressional District brought together a diverse group of education, business and community representatives Wednesday. Partnering for Illinois’ Economic Future was the title of the invitation-only event held at Black Hawk College, Moline, by Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill. Previous forums have been in Peoria […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Applauds $2.2 Million Investment In Quad City International Airport

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, applauded news that the Quad City International Airport received a $2,250,000 grant through the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to install runway lighting to enhance safety at the airport.   “I believe that by investing in our networks of roads, bridges, rail […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Announces Law Enforcement Grants For Rockford, Peoria & Knox County

DOJ Edward Byrne Memorial JAG Awards Will Help Give Local Law Enforcement The Tools They Need To Keep Communities Safe   Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that the City of Rockford, City of Peoria and Knox County will be receiving Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grants (JAG) from the Department of Justice (DOJ).  Details […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Announces $2 Million In Funding For Head Start In Knox, Warren & Henderson Counties

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced a $2,071,356 grant for Head Start programs in Knox, Warren and Henderson Counties.  The grant is awarded through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and will go to West Central Community Services, Inc. “I’m pleased to announce this important investment in our region’s youth and the larger […]