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September 15, 2021 Press Release

Declaración del Congresista García sobre el Mes de la Herencia Hispana

 

CHICAGO, IL – El congresista Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) emitió el siguiente comunicado en celebración del Mes de la Herencia Hispana 2021:

 

“El 15 de septiembre marca el comienzo del Mes de la Herencia Hispana, en el que celebramos nuestras raíces y las contribuciones que, como latinos, hemos hecho a los Estados Unidos. Somos una comunidad fuerte y persistente, y estamos aquí para quedarnos.

 

July 20, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), a member of the House Natural Resources Committee, and Mike Quigley (IL-05) introduced the Park District Community Support Grant Program. This program would allow the Department of Interior to provide up to $100 million to park districts for a variety of projects to support community engagement and preserve and protect historic structures like those at many of Chicago’s famous urban parks.

June 21, 2021 Photo Gallery

The winner of the 2021 Congressional Art Competition  representing the 4th Congressional District is Katherrin Amber Billordo, an 11th grade student at Northside College Prep High School who competed with a piece named “Before and After,” created using mixed media.

June 7, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement upon the sudden passing on May 23nd of Team Chuy’s press secretary and digital manager Courtney Ann Neale:

May 27, 2021 Press Release

CHICAGO, IL — Following the introduction of the Connecting Youth to Jobs Act, a bill to create living-wage employment opportunities for young people facing barriers to employment and historically disadvantaged youth, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) sent two letters this week calling on the Department of Justice and the City of Chicago to make urgently needed police reforms.

May 14, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (OH-09), and 12 colleagues introduced the Connecting Youth to Jobs Act, which creates living-wage employment opportunities for young people facing barriers to employment and historically disadvantaged youth.

May 10, 2021 In The News

The U.S. representative, 65, on Adam Toledo’s death, growing up in Mexico, and running for mayor