Press Releases

February 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement on the passing of Pastor Victor H. Rodriguez:

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February 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- El Congresista Jesús "Chuy" García emitió la siguiente declaración sobre el fallecimiento del Pastor Víctor H. Rodríguez:

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February 8, 2019 Press Release
Transportation policies frequently fail to address needs of working class and minority populations

Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, February 7, 2019 Congressman Chuy García (IL-04) spoke at the opening hearing of the House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure entitled, “The Cost of Doing Nothing: Why Investing in Our Nation’s Infrastructure Cannot Wait.”

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February 7, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Today Rep. Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement as original cosponsor of the Green New Deal Resolution that recognizes the federal government’s duty to pursue environmentally sustainable and socially equitable development in the 21st century:

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February 7, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) joined colleagues from the House and Senate today to unveil legislation to put patients over profits by addressing the prescription drug affordability crisis. The Medicare Negotiation and Competitive Licensing Act, would enable the federal government to negotiate prices of prescription drugs.

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February 6, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Today Rep. Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), and his colleagues Reps. José E. Serrano (NY-15), Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01), Donald S. Beyer Jr. (VA-08), Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), led by Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) introduced a critical legislative package to protect immigrant rights.

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January 30, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement today after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 790, the Federal Civilian Workforce Pay Raise Fairness Act of 2019:

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January 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) released the following statement on President Trump and Republicans’ decision to temporarily reopen the federal government and end the Trump Shutdown:

January 21, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL— Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement in recognition of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day:
“Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. dedicated his life to fighting for economic and social justice. He sought change through non-violent means and dreamed of an America where everyone would have equal opportunity regardless of the color of their skin.“

January 19, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL-- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement today, on day 29 of the federal government shutdown, in response to President Trump’s speech:

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