Press Releases

March 7, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement after voting to support H.R. 183, a Congressional resolution condemning anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim bigotry and all forms of racism:

March 7, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today during a hearing of the Committee on Financial Services entitled “Putting Consumers First?

March 6, 2019 Press Release
“We must end the uncertainty and suffering of these families”

Washington, DC- Today Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) joined members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), Temporary Protected Status (TPS), and Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) recipients to call for permanent legal protections and a pathway to citizenship for thousands of people who rely on these programs.

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February 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today Rep. Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) joined Representatives Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Debbie Dingell (MI-12) and more than 100 Members of Congress to introduce the Medicare for All Act of 2019.

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February 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) voted in favor of H.R. 8, legislation which requires a background check on every gun sale or transfer, including those conducted by unlicensed gun sellers.

Congressman García issued the following statement following the passage of this bill in the U.S. House of Representatives:

February 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today during a hearing of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, “Examining How Federal Infrastructure Policy Could Help Mitigate and Adapt to Climate Change”, Congressman Jesus “Chuy” García highlighted the impact that climate change has on underserved, working class and minority communities:

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February 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives today in support of a resolution to terminate President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the southern border. Below is a link to the video and his remarks, as delivered:

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February 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García released the following statement after voting against the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2019:

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February 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- Yesterday, the Committee on Financial Services convened the hearing entitled, “Homelessness in America: Examining the Crisis and Solutions to End Homelessness.”

February 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- During the Trump Shutdown, between 30 and 40 percent of FAA employees were furloughed, challenging the agency’s ability to fulfill its critical mission. Today the Subcommittee on Aviation of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure held a hearing on “Putting U.S. Aviation at Risk: The Impact of the Shutdown”.

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