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Cheri Bustos' Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
Primary March 18, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Gerry; 3 Children: Tony, Nick, Joey
Birth Date: 10/17/1961
Birth Place: Springfield, IL
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Sept. 2, 2014 Durbin, Bustos Highlight Potential of Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
April 23, 2014 Galesburg Register Mail - Bustos Talks Livable Wages
April 9, 2014 Bustos Joins New Bipartisan Effort To Boost Number Of Veterans Working On Capitol Hill
April 8, 2014 Bustos Demands Action On Paycheck Fairness Act on Equal Pay Day
March 4, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Payroll Card Abuse
Feb. 28, 2014 Need to Raise Minimum Wage
Feb. 26, 2014 Bustos Calls For Minimum Wage Increase To Help Working Families & Level The Playing Field For Illinois Small Businesses
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Fulfilling the Promise of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 29, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act
Jan. 16, 2014 Bustos Announces Rockford Chosen For "Strong Cities, Strong Communities" Program
Jan. 15, 2014 Bustos Hails Paycheck Fairness For Rock Island Arsenal Workers
Nov. 22, 2013 Quad-City Times - Meeting Focuses on Workforce
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
July 8, 2013 Bustos: Sequestration-Caused Worker Furloughs: "Inexcusable"
June 25, 2013 Letter to Honorable Charles T. Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
April 16, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Fights To Boost Job Creation For Veterans
April 11, 2013 The American Jobs Matter Act
April 9, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Calls On Congress To Pass Paycheck Fairness Act On Equal Pay Day
March 5, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Introduces Invest In American Jobs Act To Revitalize American Manufacturing Through Transportation & Infrastructure Projects
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Jobs, Economy & Small Business
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Jobs & the Economy
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