By: Crispin Havener
Illinois Congresswoman Cheri Bustos has been added to some key House subcommittees.
The 17th District Democrat was named to the Aviation Subcommittee and the Highways and Transit Subcommittee.
In a statement, Bustos says she believes investing in transportation will have a positive long term impact for the region.
She added that she'll push for funding for local projects, like the I-74 Bridge and Amtrak service to the Quad Cities.