Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Fights To Boost Job Creation For Veterans

Bustos Offers Amendment To Close Skills Gap By Connecting Veterans To Cybersecurity Jobs Amendment Would Also Help Save Taxpayer Money By Removing Need For Additional Security Clearances   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) offered an amendment to H.R. 624, the bipartisan Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection (CISPA) Act, that would boost job […]

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 […]