Mo. & Ill. Reaction To Budget Bill PassageHouse Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) was able to get support from both sides of the aisle, & so did Senate leaders
Illinois Congressman Pressures VA to Hire Local DirectorsMike Bost is sponsoring a bill calling on the VA Secretary to deliver a plan to Congress in four months.
Federal Lawmakers Seeking To Help Steel WorkersU.S. Rep. Mike Bost wants Obama Administration to enforce new trade provision against illegal dumping of imports
EPA Clean Power Plan Draws Local Reaction
Belleville's Military Boots Contract Saved by Failed BillThe Belleville Boot Company employs 750 people nationwide and has manufactured military boots since World War 1.
Illinois Congressman Bost Says Granite City Steel Will Come BackCEO of U.S. Steel promises shutdown is only temporary.
Scott AFB Plays Part in Ebola FightU.S. TRANSCOM comes up with transportation isolation system for patients and caregivers
Bost Upsets Enyart In Metro-East Congressional RaceMurphysboro Republican defeats first-term Democratic U.S. Rep. from Belleville in one of Illinois' tightest races
Mark Reardon - 10/23/14 - John Gaskin, Mike Bost
Mike Bost Says TV Ad Using Rant Isn't Hurting Campaign - It May Be HelpingIllinois Congressional candidate Mike Bost's oposition is using his rant on the Illinois House floor in their TV ad, but is it hindering or helping Bost?
Mark Reardon: Illinois Republican Congressional Candidate Mike BostIllinois Republican Congressional Candidate Mike Bost is perhaps best known for his statehouse rant from 2012. He's trying to unseat U.S. Representative Bill Enyart, a Democrat from Belleville's 12th congressional district.
Rep. Enyart Defends Vote on Furloughed ChaplainsBelleville Democrat Bill Enyart was the lone "no'' vote of 401 that were cast in the House on the weekend resolution relating to military chaplains who've been furloughed.