“Underdogs” - Cheri Bustos Releases Closing Argument Ad Spotlighting why Illinois is Worth Fighting For

MOLINE - Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released her final TV spot of the 2016 campaign. The ad, entitled "Underdogs," is about the fighting spirit that unites us as Illinoisans and how that determination drives Congresswoman Bustos to get results for our families. “For too many fa…

Barack Obama Endorses U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos

MOLINE, IL - Today, U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos, running for reelection in Illinois’ 17th Congressional District, announced the endorsement of Barack Obama. Obama called Cheri Bustos “a fighter for the middle class,” and cited her work to “keep our country safe, protect S…

“Looking for” - Cheri Bustos Releases First TV ad of 2016 Campaign

“Looking for” focuses on Bustos’ record of getting real results for Illinois’ Working Families MOLINE - Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released her first television commercial of the 2016 election. This 30 second spot focuses on Bustos’ work to protect drink…

“Results” - Cheri Bustos releases first ad of 2016 campaign

MOLINE - Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos released the first ad of her reelection campaign. The ad, entitled “Results,” highlights Bustos’ work to get real results for the families of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District. In an effort to reach a younger audience at …

Vice President Joe Biden Endorses Congresswoman Cheri Bustos

MOLINE – Today, Vice President Joe Biden announced that he has endorsed Congresswoman Cheri Bustos for reelection in Illinois' 17th District. Citing her strong commitment to our veterans, job creation and protecting Medicare and Social Security, Vice President Biden said that the peopl…

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on Donald Trump Campaigning in the Quad-Cities Today

“Donald Trump’s campaign of insults, empty promises and offensive behavior is completely out of touch with our Midwestern values. Whether it’s his demeaning attacks on so many others, his plan to give massive tax handouts to the ultra-rich or his dangerous call for Russia t…

Congresswoman Bustos Congratulates Hillary Clinton on her Historic Accomplishment of Securing the Democratic Nomination for President

Washington, D.C. - Tonight after the delegate math made it official that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has secured the Democratic Nomination for President, long-time Hillary supporter and Illinois Congresswoman Cheri Bustos congratulated her. Bustos, who serves as the Co-Chair of…

With Average Individual Contribution of $27, Grassroots Support Powers Bustos to Solid Fourth Quarter Fundraising Report

Bustos raises $458,174.67 on small dollar contributions Moline, IL - Today, Rep. Cheri Bustos' Congressional campaign announced another successful fourth quarter Federal Election Commission report. During the quarter, which ran from Oct. 1-Dec. 31, the campaign raised more than $458,000 and…

Driven by Grassroots Support, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos has Strong Third Quarter Fundraising Report

Nearly 97 percent of donations to Bustos campaign are under $200 Moline, IL - Today, Cheri Bustos' Congressional campaign announced a very successful third quarter Federal Election Commission report, powered by a broad and diverse coalition of grassroots supporters. During the quarter, whi…

Rep. Cheri Bustos stresses need for affordable child care during Peoria visit

By Chris Kaergard Peoria Journal Star PEORIA — Easy access to affordable child care is crucial for women working to get ahead, U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos said Tuesday during a tour of Myah’s II Learning Center during which she played with infants, read to pre-kindergarten kids and …