US House

Bustos Moving Up?

Oct 1, 2018
MSNBC

Cheri Bustos wants to move up in the leadership of her party in the US House. Monday the 17th District Congresswoman from East Moline announced if Democrats win a majority this fall, she'll run for the number four position in House leadership -  Assistant Democratic Leader.

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The VA would be required to provide psychiatric care to any veteran who asks for it under a bill introduced in Congress. 

Cheri Bustos

Following her overwhelming re-election in a district won by Donald Trump, Democrats in the US House have promoted Cheri Bustos to a job in leadership. Monday night, they elected the congresswoman from East Moline to be one of three co-chairs of the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee.

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Help for the Rock Island Arsenal is moving through Congress, and might actually be approved by the end of the year. Friday the US House approved the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act, and it now goes to the Senate for its consideration.