Democrats en Bustos: federal shutdown ‘unfair’ <p></p><div>&nbsp;17th District Congresswoman Cheri Bustos says the federal shutdown is unfair. &nbsp;Over the weekend, the U-S House passed legislation to pay federal workers retro-actively. Bustos says that at least gives them some peace of mind. &nbsp;She blames republicans and House Speaker John Boehner for the problem. She says he should allow members to vote on funding the government and negotiate later.</div><p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 21:27:18 +0000 Illinois Public Radio 13052 at Bustos: federal shutdown ‘unfair’