Press Releases

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:

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April 8, 2019 Press Release

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

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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:

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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.

April 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Reps. Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) and Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) led more than 60 of their colleagues in an effort to prevent U.S.

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March 30, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, ILCongressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s decision to cut assistance to the Central American countries in the Northern Triangle and his threats to close the border with Mexico.

March 28, 2019 Press Release
“We must hold this Administration accountable for the humanitarian crisis it has created”

Washington, DC Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement in response to U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan’s claims that the southern border is at a “breaking point”:

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March 26, 2019 Press Release
“We must cut funding for the cruel immigration policies of the Trump administration”

Washington, DCToday Rep.  Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) joined the Faith In Action’s immigrants’ rights campaign, LA RED, American Friends Service Committee, Bend the Arc, Church World Service and the Friends Committee on National Legislation to call for a humane budget that invests in communities and cuts funding for immigration enforcement agencies.  Congressman García issued

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March 22, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, ILCongressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement regarding the Mueller Report:

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