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Cheri Bustos' Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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
July 22, 2014 Bustos Supports Bipartisan Effort To Make Travel Easier & More Comfortable For Aging Honor Flight Veterans
July 18, 2014 In Response To Bustos Letter, Social Security Administration Reverses Decision To Cut Field Office Services
July 8, 2014 Bustos Fights To Protect Seniors From Cuts To Local Social Security Offices
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 11, 2014 Six Day Mail Service
May 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for a 2015 Aging Conference
April 10, 2014 Bustos Votes Against Ryan Budget That Would End Medicare As We Know It
April 3, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Keep Medicare Advantage Rates Flat
Feb. 20, 2014 Bustos Applauds President For Protecting Social Security For Seniors & Veterans In Upcoming Budget
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Oct. 18, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Alerts Illinois Seniors To Medicare Open Enrollment Period
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Administrator Marilyn Tavenner, Centers for Mediare & Medicaid Services - Protect Medicare Open Enrollment During Government Shutdown
July 30, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Pledges To Continue To Protect & Preserve Medicare For Middle Class On 48th Anniversary
April 22, 2013 Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Opposes "Chained Cpi" Proposal In President's Budget That Could Cut Social Security Benefits For Seniors & Veterans
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Oct. 13, 2012 Medicare
Aug. 15, 2012 Seniors Group Endorses Cheri Bustos for Congress at Social Security Anniversary Celebration
Aug. 11, 2012 Statement on Mitt Romney's VP Choice- Congressman Paul Ryan
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Protecting Medicare and Social Security
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Medicare and Social Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Medicare/ Social Security
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