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Representative Bustos Internship

I was very fortunate this summer and fall to be an intern for Congresswoman Bustos and help in her re-election campaign for the United States Congress. 389 more words


Bustos, Harlan disagree on wide range of issues

MOLINE, Illinois – The two candidates for the 17th Congressional District in Illinois could not be more different.

Democrat Cheri Bustos is seeking a third term to represent western Illinois including the cities of Rockford, Galesburg, Peoria, and the Illinois Quad Cities. 297 more words

Election 2016

Debate between Bustos and Harlan in Illinois' 17th District sparks fireworks

MOLINE, Illinois – Two candidates say the other is too extreme.

The closing minutes of the only televised debate between Illinois Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-East Moline) and her Republican challenger Patrick Harlan included allegations that neither candidate represents the values of the 17th Congressional District. 291 more words

Election 2016

Stunning creations by the ceramic artist Alberto Bustos

Looking at Alberto’s ceramic work inevitably makes me smile inwardly as I love the way he shows the wild pressing force of nature through cement-like cracks, blocks or circles, always finding a way into the light – breathing and living. 302 more words


Feeding a Need

I read an article about a guy who cut hair for homeless people for free. Mark Bustos spends every sunday on his day off going around and offers homeless people haircuts for free. 121 more words

Illinois budget impasse could derail QC to Chicago Rail

MOLINE, Ill. (KWQC) – With no state budget in place in Illinois, the Quad Cities to Chicago rail line could be in jeopardy.

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos called on Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner today to ‘honor the state’s obligation to this project before it’s too late.’ Congresswoman Bustos says if there is no funding from the state in two weeks, Illinois will miss out on $177 million in federal funding for the rail line that will travel from Chicago to the Quad Cities. 77 more words


Lawmakers discuss Thomson Prison activation

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KWQC) – Illinois lawmakers met with the Acting Director of the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Prisons on Wednesday to discuss Thomson Prison activation. 189 more words