Press Releases

September 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement regarding the creation of the immigration unit within the Cook County Public Defender's Office: 

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September 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC - Today, Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) and Donna Shalala (FL-27) introduced a congressional resolution to designate September 22nd as National Hispanic Nurses Day. The designation of a specific day to honor Hispanic nurses will help raise awareness of their accomplishments and the important work they carry out in our communities.

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September 18, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement on the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg:

“My wife Evelyn and I are heartbroken by the loss of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg. A trailblazer for women’s rights and gender equality, her brilliance, tenacity, and legacy will continue to inspire us all.

September 16, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) joined a letter led by Representatives Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Judy Chu (CA-27), Jerrold Nadler (NY-10) and Zoe Lofgren (CA-19), and signed by a total of 173 Members of Congress, urging the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Inspector General Joseph Cuffari to open an immediate investigation into new whistleblower a

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September 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement to mark the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month:

September 14, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement on the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decision in support of the Trump Administration’s efforts to end Temporary Protected Status:

September 10, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement in response to constituents and stakeholders calling for a repeal of the statewide preemption that prevents municipalities from enacting rent control laws to protect renters and homeowners:

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September 4, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement after notice that the U.S. Immigration and Citizenship Services (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) has postponed the launch of its controversial “Citizens Academy'' in Chicago:

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August 14, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Today Reps. Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), and 107 Members of Congress sent a letter to Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador urging him to ensure Mexican state governments drop politically motivated charges against labor lawyer Susana Prieto Terrazas.

August 11, 2020 Press Release
Nuestra Ley de Responsabilidad y Equidad en la Salud Ayudará a Cambiar la Situación

Por  el Rep. Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) y Janet Murguía*. 

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