Cheri Bustos Visits With Seniors

A local congresswoman gets up close and personal to help senior citizens enroll in Medicare. Cheri Bustos shadowed workers at the In Touch Adult Day Center in Moline Monday. It's part of her “Cheri on shift” outreach program She also met with seniors to advise them on the current Medicare open enrollment period, and also […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Alerts Illinois Seniors To Medicare Open Enrollment Period

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) reminded Illinois seniors of the Medicare open enrollment period that began earlier this week across the country.  Medicare open enrollment is the period during which seniors can make changes to their Medicare plan and sign up for 2014 coverage.  Medicare open enrollment goes through December 7th and is not connected […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Accepting Applications For Military Academy Nominations

Deadline Is November 15th To Submit Military Academy Nomination Applications To Rep. Bustos WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that she is accepting applications from high school students from across Illinois’ 17th District for nominations to the United States armed services academies for the class entering in the fall of 2014.  “Our […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Applauds Bipartisan Agreement To End Reckless Government Shutdown & Avoid Default

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) released the following statement after a bipartisan agreement was reached to end the reckless and irresponsible government shutdown and avoid defaulting on our nation’s debt: “In the midst of this reckless government shutdown, the stakes couldn’t be higher.  While today’s agreement is not perfect, it is absolutely […]