Press Releases

October 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) questioned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and introduced H.R. 4813, the Keep Big Tech Out of Finance Act, which would block Facebook from developing its controversial Libra Project.

October 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Mike Quigley (IL-05), and other Democratic members of the Illinois delegation sent a letter to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in response to HUD’s proposed changes to the disparate impact rule.

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October 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement today about the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) strike:

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October 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), and Congressman Mark Takano (CA-41) launched the Future of Transportation Caucus, which will be dedicated to creating a vision for the future of our transportation system that emphasizes equity, access, and sustainability.

October 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement on the passing of Congressman Elijah Cummings, Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform and senior member of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee:

October 11, 2019 Press Release
“Urban Warfare” training facility modeled after Chicago and Arizona neighborhoods is of deep concern

Washington, D.C. - Congressmen Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Danny K. Davis (IL-07), Ruben Gallego (AZ-07) and Raúl M. Grijalva (AZ-03) are leading a letter to the U.S.

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October 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), along with eight members of the Illinois delegation, sent a letter to American Airlines voicing their concerns over its plan to outsource 5,000 jobs overseas to foreign aircraft maintenance and repair stations.

September 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement in response to reports from yesterday that the U.S.

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September 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL), and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), and Rep. Lauren Underwood (IL-14) sent a letter to the Acting Field Director of Chicago’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Office expressing their grave concerns over the recent mumps outbreak in the McHenry County Jail.

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