New legislation introduced in House titled “To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 108 West D Street in Alpha, Illinois, as the “Captain Joshua E. Steele Post Office”.”

New bill introduced: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 108 West D Street in Alpha, Illinois, as the “Captain Joshua E. Steele Post Office”.

Democratic Representative Cheri Bustos from the state of IL, along with seventeen cosponsors, introduced bill H.R.5737 on May 09, 2018. The bill is mainly related to these subjects Government Operations and Politics, Congressional tributes, Government buildings, facilities, and property, Postal service, Illinois and Military personnel and dependents.

Here is a short summary of the bill:
“Designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 108 West D Street in Alpha, Illinois, as the “Captain Joshua E. Steele Post Office.””

There are currently no amendments. The bill’s cosponsors comes from both parties with 7 Republicans and 10 Democrats supporting it. So far none of the bill’s cosponsors has withdrawn their support.

Cheri Bustos Basics

Cheri Bustos was born on a 1961 in Springfield.

Cheri Bustos has held a number of positions, including United States representative and member. She was educated at the University of Maryland.

Cheri Bustos Work in Congress

  • Served as Representative for IL (district 17) from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the House 115th congress. She voted along party lines 91.2 percent of the time. She served on the Committee on Agriculture and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. During this period Cheri Bustos missed 0.81% of the votes, sponsored 21 bills , cosponsored 268 bills.
  • Served as Representative for IL (district 17) from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the House 114th congress. She voted along party lines 92.45 percent of the time. She served on the Committee on Agriculture and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. During this period Cheri Bustos missed 0.98% of the votes, sponsored 12 bills , cosponsored 273 bills.
  • Served as Representative for IL (district 17) from Jan 2013 to Jan 2015 in the House 113th congress. She voted along party lines 87.45 percent of the time. She served on the Committee on Agriculture and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. During this period Cheri Bustos missed 1.76% of the votes, sponsored 10 bills , cosponsored 297 bills.
Picture of Rep. Cheri Bustos (D)
Rep. Cheri Bustos (D)

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