BUSTOS, DURBIN, DUCKWORTH ANNOUNCE $3 MILLION GRANT FOR QUAD CITY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth announced $3,000,000 in Department of Transportation grant funding to help improve Quad City International Airport. These federal dollars will be used to address much-needed drainage improvements to eliminate standing water on the airfield. “Transportation hubs like the Quad City International Airport […]

PHOTOS: BUSTOS, THOMPSON FORMALLY LAUNCH CROP INSURANCE CAUCUS, HOST FIRST BRIEFING

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) and Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-15) formally launched the Congressional Crop Insurance Caucus and held the first briefing. Also joining the caucus are Representatives Cindy Axne (IA-03), Mike Bost (IL-12), Salud Carbajal (CA-24), TJ Cox (CA-21), Angie Craig (MN-02), Rodney Davis (IL-13), Alcee Hastings (FL-23), Dave Loebsack (IA-02) […]

PHOTOS, VIDEO: BUSTOS, COLE, MCGOVERN & MCMORRIS RODGERS INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN LEGISLATION TO IMPROVE HEALTH OUTCOMES

Bustos Bill Endorsed by Illinois and National Health Care Advocates PHOTOS, VIDEO: Bustos Introduces Bill at Press Conference WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) introduced the bipartisan Social Determinants Accelerator Act of 2019. Joining her to introduce the bill are Representatives Jim McGovern (MA-02), Tom Cole (OK-04) and Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05). The bill […]

BUSTOS STANDS WITH WORKERS & RETIREES, HELPS PASS THE BUTCH LEWIS ACT

WASHINGTON – Yesterday evening, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) helped pass the Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act of 2019 – otherwise known as the Butch Lewis Act, named after Ohio union leader Butch Lewis. This legislation would keep pension promises made to workers during the course of their careers and guarantee that retirees will not face […]