Bustos on Fox News: We Have to Come Together to Protect Supreme Court Justices, Pass Gun Bills

WASHINGTON — This week, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) joined Sandra Smith on Fox News America Reports to discuss the need to pass legislation to protect Supreme Court justices, address gun violence and bring down gas prices for consumers.  WATCH: Bustos on Fox News with Sandra Smith On the legislation passed in the Senate: “We want to protect our […]

Bustos Votes to Prevent Gun Violence by Expanding Red Flag Laws

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted for the bipartisan Federal Extreme Risk Protection Order Act to empower communities to prevent gun violence before it occurs. This legislation empowers family members and law enforcement to seek a federal court order to temporarily remove access to guns from those who pose a danger to themselves or others, while incentivizing states […]

Bustos Votes to Make Critical Investments in Nation’s Water Infrastructure

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted to pass the bipartisan Water Resources Development Act, legislation that will authorize crucial investments in America’s ports, inland waterways, flood management systems, ecosystems and other water resources infrastructure.  “Inland waterways like the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers are critical to delivering tons of goods to market each year – and they’re essential […]

Bustos Votes to Pass Protecting Our Kids Act

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) voted to pass the Protecting Our Kids Act – a package of commonsense bills aimed to address a rising tide of gun violence across the country.  “From Uvalde to Buffalo, Sandy Hook to Columbine, the precious lives of of our children continue to be robbed by an epidemic of gun violence. After each […]