Congresswoman Cheri Bustos

Michelle O'Neill / WVIK News

Republican East Moline Attorney, Esther King, is spending at least part of her holidays talking with voters.

On Friday, the Congressional candidate in Illinois' 17th House District held a meet and greet at a bar and restaurant called City Limits in Rock Island. 

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos

The main post office in Galesburg may soon be named in honor of a local man who was killed in Iraq. Monday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos introduced a bill that would call it the "Senior Airman Daniel Miller Post Office Building."

Bustos Brings R.I. County Farmer To State Of The Union

Feb 6, 2019
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Millions of Americans watch the State of the Union address on television, but only a select few ever get to see it in person.

When the incoming Democratic House majority takes office in January, they will be led by a team of seven Representatives. Only one member of that senior leadership team hails from a Midwest district: Congresswoman Cheri Bustos of northwest Illinois.

Help for the Arsenal ?

Mar 18, 2016
WVIK Staff

Congress will be asked to help the Rock Island Arsenal. Friday, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos from East Moline held a news conference in the Quad Cities to talk about her new bill, the Army Arsenal Revitalization Act.

WVIK Staff

America will need to fill three million manufacturing jobs over the next decade. But right now, companies can only find about one-third of the skilled workers they need. That's according to Illinois Congresswoman Cheri Bustos and other economic leaders, who gathered for the third annual Illinois Economic Summit today at Augustana College.