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Cheri Bustos' Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Cheri Bustos
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Gerry; 3 Children: Tony, Nick, Joey
Birth Date: 10/17/1961
Birth Place: Springfield, IL
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
June 9, 2014 Bustos: Rock Island Arsenal Receives $110 Million In Federal Funding To Ensure Competitiveness & Steady Workload In Future
June 9, 2014 WQAD - Rock Island Arsenal Gets $110 Million in Federal Funding
June 9, 2014 Illinois / Iowa Delegation: Rock Island Arsenal Receives $110 Million in Federal Funding to Ensure Competitiveness & Steady Workload in Future
May 22, 2014 Bustos Fights For Troops, Military Families & To Address Sexual Assaults In Military
April 22, 2014 Peoria Journal Star - Area Lawmakers Want Upgrades to 182nd Airlift Wing's C-130 Fleet
April 10, 2014 Letter to Howard "Buck" Mckeon, Chairman and Adam Smith, Ranking Member of the U.S. Armed Services Committee - Funding for the Modernization and Recapitalization of the Air National Guard C-130 Fleet
April 9, 2014 Hearing of the House Armed Services Committee - FY 2015 National Defense Authorization Act
Jan. 13, 2014 Durbin, Bustos: Omnibus Appropriations Bill Improves Rock Island Arsenal Competativeness, Ensures Steady Workload in Future
Jan. 13, 2014 Durbin, Bustos: Omnibus Appropriations Bill Improves Rock Island Arsenal Competitiveness & Ensures Steady Workload In Future
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, Subcommittee on Defense and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Denfense - Combat Rescue Helicopter Program
Dec. 12, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Fights For Troops, Military Families & To Address Sexual Assaults In Military
Oct. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Implement Additional Sanctions on Iran
Sept. 11, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Commemorates 9/11 Victims & First Responders
Sept. 11, 2013 Chicago Tribune - Illinois Lawmakers Praise Syria Diplomacy Bid
Sept. 10, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement On President Obama's Address On Syria
Aug. 7, 2013 Letter to Chairman Dick Durbin and Ranking Member Thad Cochran, Senate Appropriations Committee, Chairman Bill Young and Ranking Member Pete Visclosky, House Appropriations Committee - Employee Furloughs
June 25, 2013 Letter to Honorable Charles T. Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
May 14, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Opposes "Short-Sighted" DOD Decision to Go Ahead With Plan to Furlough Employees
April 3, 2013 Letter to Defense Secretary Charles Hagel - Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement Following Meeting With Rock Island Arsenal Officials & Senator Durbin
April 1, 2013 Letter to Defense Secretary Charles Hagel - Congresswoman Cheri Bustos & Congressman Dave Loebsack Urge Department Of Defense To Avoid Any & All Civilian Furloughs That Could Hurt Economy Of Quad Cities
March 19, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement On 10th Anniversary Of War In Iraq
Jan. 31, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Statement on the Re-Opening of the USO Rock Island Facility
Jan. 11, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Meets with Black Hawk College Board of Trustees & Chairman of the Board of Amtrak
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Veterans and Armed Forces
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