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September 16, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement marking Hispanic Heritage Month, which is celebrated in the United States from September 15 through October 15:

September 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s decision to allow the Trump Administration to deny asylum requests from migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border:

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September 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) released the following statement regarding charges against a contractor and two former officials of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for allegedly committing fraud while overseeing relief efforts after Hurricane María in Puerto Rico:

September 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, the Safe Housing for Families Act (H.R. 1690, now entitled CO Alerts Act) was approved in the U.S. House of Representatives with bipartisan support.

September 9, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL – Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) and Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) hosted an informational session on the Trump Administration’s mean-spirited public charge rule and what it means for immigrant families Friday at Esperanza Health Center in Brighton Park.

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August 21, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement regarding the Trump administration’s new ruling that will undercut the Flores Settlement Agreement (FSA) that currently restricts how long U.S. officials can detain migrant children and establishes basic standards for their care:

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August 16, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement regarding the request by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to permit the transfer of funds to ICE to expand the network of immigration detention and enforcement centers:

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August 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) joins a bipartisan Congressional delegation led by Speaker Pelosi to Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras and McAllen, Texas.

August 6, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL - El Congresista Jesús “Chuy” García envió el siguiente comunicado en respuesta al acto de terrorismo doméstico ocurrido en El Paso durante el fin de semana:

August 6, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL – Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement in response to the domestic terrorist attack in El Paso over the weekend:

“Our nation is in shock and we are grieving. We are at a crisis point. We must reject the hate that is dividing us and fight for the best of America, including our core strengths of democracy and diversity.  

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Se celebra la inauguración de la nueva oficina de Chuy Garcia en el sur oeste de Chicago

August 24, 2019 In The News Se celebra la inauguración de la nueva oficina de Chuy Garcia en el sur oeste de Chicago
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Illinois sues over new rule that could deny green cards to those on public aid: ‘It’s another attempt ... to intimidate immigrants’

August 16, 2019 In The News Illinois sues over new rule that could deny green cards to those on public aid: ‘It’s another attempt ... to intimidate immigrants’
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Illinois Joins Legal Fight Opposing Trump Administration’s Public Charge Rules

August 16, 2019 In The News Illinois Joins Legal Fight Opposing Trump Administration’s Public Charge Rules
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U.S. Rep. Jesus ‘Chuy’ Garcia blasts President Trump as both travel to El Paso in wake of mass shooting

August 7, 2019 In The News U.S. Rep. Jesus ‘Chuy’ Garcia blasts President Trump as both travel to El Paso in wake of mass shooting

Chicago Latino Community Reacts to El Paso Mass Shooting: ‘Words Matter’

August 5, 2019 In The News Chicago Latino Community Reacts to El Paso Mass Shooting: ‘Words Matter’

What’s at stake for Chicago in the 2020 census

July 25, 2019 In The News What’s at stake for Chicago in the 2020 census
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A Week of Reckoning for Big Tech

July 16, 2019 In The News A Week of Reckoning for Big Tech

The Spin: For a second day, Chicago awaits immigration raids and nation watches Trump vs. ‘the squad’

July 15, 2019 In The News The Spin: For a second day, Chicago awaits immigration raids and nation watches Trump vs. ‘the squad’
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Chicago no se queda de brazos cruzados ante redadas de ICE

July 14, 2019 In The News Chicago no se queda de brazos cruzados ante redadas de ICE
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Mayors and protesters remain defiant ahead of ICE raids: “You’re going to have to come through us”

July 13, 2019 In The News Mayors and protesters remain defiant ahead of ICE raids: “You’re going to have to come through us”
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