Press Releases

April 23, 2019 Press Release
“This President is putting our families’ health at risk”

Chicago, IL Today Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) joined Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (IL-09),  Congressman Sean Casten (IL-06), Nicole Cantello, President of AFGE Local 704, Representatives from Sierra Club Illinois and other environmental organizations at an Earth Day rally to denounce President Trump’s budget cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

April 19, 2019 Press Release
Did Pipeline Health really intend to serve the community?

Chicago, ILToday an appeals court in Chicago reversed an earlier decision that stopped Pipeline Health from closing Westlake Hospital from closing. The new decision allows Pipeline to close the facility and stop serving the community. Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement:

April 18, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL – Today the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced it will propose new regulations to require carbon monoxide (CO) detectors in all public housing units subsidized by HUD. Last month, Congressman “Chuy” García (IL-04), Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) and Sen.

April 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.-  Today Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) released the following statement regarding Attorney General William Barr’s press conference:

April 16, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL -Yesterday Cook County Court Judge Moshe Jacobius held Pipeline Health, owner of Westlake Hospital, in contempt of court.

April 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Yesterday Chicago’s Office of the Inspector General (OIG) released a report outlining its findings about the Chicago Police Department’s (CPD) gang database.

April 9, 2019 Press Release
It’s time to put patients before profit

Washington, DC-   Statement from Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García upon learning of the decision by Cook County Circuit Court Judge Eve Reilly granting a temporary restraining order to prevent Westlake Hospital from closing:

April 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement regarding the closing of Westlake Hospital:

April 7, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement upon President Trump’s announcement of Kirstjen Nielsen leaving her position as Secretary of Homeland Security:

April 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) voted to pass H.R. 1585 a bipartisan, robust, long-term Violence Against Women Act reauthorization.  The 1994 Violence Against Women Act established groundbreaking protections from violence and abuse for all Americans, and helped ensure victims and survivors have the support they need.