Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement On Tragedy In Boston

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement on the tragedy in Boston: “My thoughts and prayers go out to the victims, their loved ones, and all those affected by the senseless tragedy today in Boston.  Appalling events like these remind us all of the brave first responders and law enforcement […]

Durbin, Bustos Commend President Obama For Including Funding For Activation Of Thomson In 2014 Budget Proposal

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, and U.S. Representative Cheri Bustos (IL-17) today commended President Obama’s decision to include funding for the activation of the Thomson correctional facility in Thomson, Illinois in his fiscal year 2014 budget proposal which was delivered to Congress earlier today.  President […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Introduces The American Jobs Matter Act To Boost American Manufacturing & Create Jobs Here At Home

The American Jobs Matter Act Would Enable The Federal Government To Consider U.S. Jobs Created When Awarding Contracts Bill Would Help Ensure Taxpayer Money Is Being Invested To Create American Jobs, Not Jobs Overseas Bill Is Part Of The “Make It In America Plan” That Would Increase American Manufacturing & Create New American Jobs WASHINGTON, […]