Bustos Returns from the Middle East

Bustos Visited Israel and Jordan as Part of Trip with several Members of Congress to Learn More about the Region and National Security Issues WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) returned from Israel and Jordan as part of a trip to the Middle East with several Members of Congress. On the trip – which came […]

Congresswoman Bustos Departs for Trip to Middle East

Bustos will Visit Israel and Jordan as Part of Trip with several Members of Congress to Learn More about the Region and National Security Issues WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) departed for Israel and Jordan as part of a trip to the Middle East with several Members of Congress. On the trip – […]

Bustos Announces $1.3 Million in Funding for Head Start in East Dubuque and Freeport

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced a $1,304,469 grant for the Northwestern Illinois Community Action Agency to operate their Head Start program. Head Start promotes the school readiness for young children from low-income families from birth to age five by enhancing their cognitive, social and emotional development. The grant was awarded through the […]

To Mark the 4th of July, Congresswoman Bustos Reintroduces her Bipartisan All-American Flag Act

Bustos has led effort to require all American flags purchased by the Department of Defense be made in America, but continues her push to expand this to the entire federal government WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) reintroduced her All-American Flag Act. If signed into law, the bill would require the federal government to […]