NEW DATA: Repeal of the Affordable Care Act would be Devastating for Hardworking Families from Illinois’ 17th Congressional District

Meanwhile in D.C., Washington Republicans Literally Hide Their Health Care Repeal Plan from the American People WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) shared new data from the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform about how repealing the Affordable Care Act would hurt families in Illinois’ 17th […]

Bustos Statement on Developments at Caterpillar

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released the following statement after federal law enforcement officers searched Caterpillar’s offices in Peoria: “I’m troubled by the events at Caterpillar today, but I am pleased to see they are cooperating with federal authorities. My first concern is for the thousands of hardworking men and women at Caterpillar who, […]

After Attorney General Lies Under Oath, Bustos Calls for Resignation

WASHINGTON – Today, upon revelations that Attorney General Jeff Sessions committed perjury by saying he did not meet with Russian officials during the campaign, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) issued the following statement: “Attorney General Jeff Sessions lied under oath before the Senate Judiciary Committee, proving that he is unfit to lead the Justice Department as […]

Congresswoman Bustos Statement on President Donald Trump’s Joint Session Address

WASHINGTON, DC – Tonight, following President Trump’s joint session address to Congress, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos issued the following statement: “If there’s one thing I know about President Trump, it’s that it doesn’t matter what he says, it matters what he does. While I agree with many of the thoughts he had about investing in infrastructure, […]