Washington, DC — Today, U.S. Representatives Norma J. Torres (CA-35), Adriano Espaillat (NY-13), Salud Carbajal (CA-24), Jesús G. “Chuy” García (IL-04), Pramila Jayapal (WA-07), Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-08), Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (FL-26), and Ilhan Omar (IL-05), members of the Congressional New Americans Caucus, released the following statement on the passage of H.R.
The Dream and Promise Act is Not Perfect But it’s a Historic Step Forward
Washington, DC- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement upon voting in support of H.R. 6 The Dream and Promise Act:
Chicago, IL- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement in response to today’s news of Chicago Alderman Ed Burke being charged with expanded bribery and racketeering:
"No one is above the law. Not even the President."
Chicago, IL- Today, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement regarding the conclusion of the investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller:
“No one, including the President, is above the law. The fundamental integrity of our democracy is at stake.
Washington, DC- Today on the floor of the House of Representatives, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) delivered a speech highlighting the importance that passing H.R. 1500, the Consumers First Act has for his constituents. Following is the text of his remarks.
Washington, DC– Today, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) joined Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus at a press conference to denounce the inhumane treatment that has led to the death of another child under custody of the Department of Homeland Security. The latest victim, a 16-year-old Guatemalan immigrant, had been detained for seven days in Weslaco, Texas.
Washington, DC- At a hearing of the Financial Services Committee today, Congressman “Chuy” García (IL-04) called on Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson to support H.R. 1690, the Safe Housing for Families Act, which would make carbon monoxide (CO) detectors mandatory in public housing units subsidized by HUD.
Washington, DC- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” Garcia (IL-04) issued the following statement on the immigration proposal announced today by President Trump:
Washington, D.C.- Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) and 11 other Members of Congress including senior Financial Services Members Nydia Velázquez (NY-07), and Al Green (TX- 09), as well as Freshmen Members Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14), Katie Porter (CA-45) and Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), called on the Federal Reserve Board to stop the series of