Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Pledges To Continue To Protect & Preserve Social Security On 78th Anniversary

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released the following statement saluting the Social Security program, which was signed into law by President Franklin Roosevelt 78 years ago today: “For the past seventy-eight years, Social Security has lifted millions of seniors out of poverty and provided many more with the opportunity to live out their […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Returns From Congressional Delegation Working Visit To Israel

Bustos Received Firsthand Look At Middle East Region Which Is Vital To American & International Security Bustos Met With Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu & Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas In Addition To Other Regional Political, Defense & Economic Leaders Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) returned from a week-long, 37 member Congressional delegation, working visit to […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Announces $2.1 Million In Funding For Chicago/Rockford International Airport

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced $2.1 million in federal funding that will go toward improving the Chicago/Rockford International Airport.  The grants were awarded through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration. “I’m pleased today to announce this important transportation investment for the Chicago/Rockford International Airport,” said Congresswoman Cheri Bustos.  “Today’s grant will help […]

Bustos, Fitzpatrick Team Up To Make Bipartisan Push To Put Veterans Back To Work

New Bustos/Fitzpatrick Bill Would Help Put Veterans Back To Work Rebuilding Our Roads, Bridges, Tunnels & Rail Lines WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and Republican Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick (PA-08) joined together to introduce a new bipartisan bill that would help put veterans back […]