Bustos Helps Pass Moving Forward Infrastructure Package

WATCH: Bustos Addresses Rural Infrastructure on the House Floor Washington – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) cast her vote for the Moving Forward Act, a transformative infrastructure package that includes strong investments in broadband, water infrastructure, rail, transit, roads and bridges, health care and more. “The Moving Forward Act is all about making connections, because […]

Bustos, Haaland, Palazzo Introduce Bipartisan Fix to National Guard Student Loan Repayment Program

Bill enhances student loan benefits so National Guard and Reserve members qualify for full student loan repayments Bill Text | One Pager WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representatives Cheri Bustos (Ill.-17), Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Steven Palazzo (Miss.-04) introduced a bipartisan bill that enhances student loan benefits so National Guard and Reserve members qualify for full student loan repayments. […]

Bustos Initiatives Highlighted as Key Next Steps in Select Committee on Climate Crisis Action Report

Rural Green Partnership and Social Determinants Accelerator Act Named Critical Tools in Report WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos’ (D-IL) Rural Green Partnership Framework (RGP) and Social Determinants Accelerator Act were highlighted as key next steps in the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis’ report. “Climate change is one of the most complicated […]

Bustos Announces $1.1 Million Award to Augustana College

Funding will support future high school math and science teachers in high-need school districts WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that Augustana College will receive a $1,134,515 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) under the Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program. The grant will be used to encourage and effectively train science, technology, engineering […]