Press Releases

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:

January 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) released the following statement after his appointment to the House Financial Services and Transportation and Infrastructure Committees:

January 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement today in response to the court ruling that Commerce Secretary Ross’ attempt to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census is unlawful:

January 14, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL—Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), joined Members of Congress from the Illinois Delegation and representatives of the National Air Traffic Controllers Association this morning at O’Hare International Airport for a press conference to call President Trump to end the government shutdown. Members in attendance included Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthy (IL-08), Rep.

January 14, 2019 Press Release
Chicagoans are Losing Vital Services

Chicago, IL—Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García convened this morning a round table with community service organizations and residents to raise awareness about how the longest ever government shutdown is affecting people in the 4th Congressional District. 

January 9, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC – Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) and Lloyd Doggett (TX-35), a senior member on the Ways & Means Committee, led a group of over 50 House Democrats in a letter urging President Trump to swiftly reopen the government.
January 8, 2019 Press Release
“The wall is immoral, ineffective and a waste of resources”

Washington, DC - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) released this statement in response to the President’s televised address tonight:

January 3, 2019 Press Release
Votes to Reopen Government, No New Wall Funding

Washington, DC- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) was sworn in as a Member of the United States House of Representatives by the House Speaker on January 3rd, 2019.  On his first day in office he made good on his commitment to go to Washington, D.C.

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