Press Releases

January 17, 2020 Press Release
“We witnessed the inhumanity of Trump’s Remain in Mexico policy”

Brownsville, TX - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García and a delegation of Members of Congress traveled to Brownsville, Texas and Matamoros, Mexico to investigate the impacts of the Trump Administration’s Migrant Protection Protocols, also known as Remain in Mexico policy and the use of tent and court facilities to adjudicate asylum cases.

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January 10, 2020 Press Release
“Trump must help Puerto Ricans with the same urgency as he would if an earthquake hit Mar-A-Lago”

Washington, DC -  Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement regarding the situation in Puerto Rico in the aftermath of the recent earthquakes:

January 9, 2020 Press Release
“Congress must reassert its sole authority to declare war”

Washington, D.C - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives voted to pass H.Con.Res. 83, directing President Trump to terminate the use of United States Armed Forces in hostilities against Iran:

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January 3, 2020 Press Release
“Americans don’t want another unending war”

Chicago, IL - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement after the Trump Administration conducted an airstrike that killed Iranian General Qasem Soleimani at the Baghdad International Airport:

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December 19, 2019 Press Release
“This agreement fails to reverse the harm to North American workers caused by NAFTA”

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement today after voting against the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA, aka NAFTA 2.0):

December 18, 2019 Press Release
“The President is unfit to serve”

Washington, D.C . - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald J. Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors:

December 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today the U.S. House of Representatives voted on two legislative packages to fund the government through 2020. Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) voted for H.R.

December 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement after the House passed the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act (H.R.3), which will help bring down the cost of prescription drugs. The bill will level the playing field for Americans who are paying more for their medicines than people in other countries.

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December 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement after voting against the final version of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), a bill which sets funding for U.S. military operations.

December 10, 2019 Press Release
“It’s time to end the criminalization of immigration”

Washington, D.C.

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