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April 2, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL. - Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), and Mark Takano (CA-41) led the Future of Transportation Caucus’ (FOTC) call to Congressional leadership urging that the principles of access, equity and sustainability must be central to any upcoming infrastructure investments.

March 27, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) released the following statement today after voting in support of the Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), a $2.2 trillion stimulus bill to address the COVID-19 pandemic:

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March 23, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL – Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García joined five House Democrats in pressing the Trump Administration to take “swift and immediate action” to protect people in immigration detention centers and immigrant communities from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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March 23, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL. - Representatives Jesύs “Chuy” García (IL-04), Barbara Lee (CA-13) and 39 cosponsors introduced the Rental Eviction Moratorium Act today to prohibit landlords from evicting rental tenants during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

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March 20, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Today, Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Gwen Moore (WI-04), Gil Cisneros (CA-39), and Jackie Speier (CA-14) along with 32 Members of Congress urged leaders in the House and Senate to consider providing grants and direct cash in addition to loans to small businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19.

March 20, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL. - Representatives Jesύs “Chuy” García (IL-04) and Gwen Moore (WI-04) led 51 Members of Congress in urging Congressional leadership to support public transportation agencies, including their workers, in any future stimulus packages to address the COVID-19 public health emergency. 

March 19, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Today, Representatives Jesús “Chuy” Garcia (IL-04), Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), and Steve Cohen (TN-09) urged leaders in the House and Senate to include protections for workers and consumers in any financial assistance aimed at supporting the airline industry as part of further economic stimulus to mitigate the impact of COVID-19. 

March 18, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL. - Representatives Jesύs “Chuy” García (IL-04), William Lacy Clay (MO-01) and Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) led 70 Members of Congress in urging the major credit reporting agencies to stop rating adverse credit events such as missed medical bills, credit card payments and rent and mortgage payments until the COVID-19 public health emergency has passed.  

March 18, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Mark Pocan (WI-02), and  Pramila Jayapal (WA-07) led 74  Members of Congress in sending a letter to the country’s largest home mortgage lenders calling on them to halt all foreclosure proceedings until the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) health pandemic has passed. 

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Frontier Airlines abandons plan to sell $39 social distancing upgrade

May 6, 2020 In The News Frontier Airlines abandons plan to sell $39 social distancing upgrade

Representatives García, Pressley, And Tlaib Demand Oversight Over BlackRock

April 22, 2020 In The News Representatives García, Pressley, And Tlaib Demand Oversight Over BlackRock

Rep. Chuy Garcia talks about the impact of COVID-19 on Latino communities

April 22, 2020 In The News Rep. Chuy Garcia talks about the impact of COVID-19 on Latino communities
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Rep. Jesus 'Chuy' Garcia talks about bill to ban evictions during COVID-19 pandemic

April 13, 2020 In The News Rep. Jesus 'Chuy' Garcia talks about bill to ban evictions during COVID-19 pandemic
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Lawmakers: Coronavirus guidelines aren’t being translated into Spanish, other languages

April 10, 2020 In The News Lawmakers: Coronavirus guidelines aren’t being translated into Spanish, other languages
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Coronavirus Outbreak Triggers New Thinking About Transit’s Essential Role

April 9, 2020 In The News Coronavirus Outbreak Triggers New Thinking About Transit’s Essential Role

With Caravan Of Cars, Immigrant Groups Urge Little Village Neighbors To ‘Be Counted’ By Census

April 2, 2020 In The News With Caravan Of Cars, Immigrant Groups Urge Little Village Neighbors To ‘Be Counted’ By Census
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Westlake Hospital will reopen to treat COVID-19 cases

April 2, 2020 In The News Westlake Hospital will reopen to treat COVID-19 cases
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Lawmakers urge ICE, CBP to release thousands of immigrants amid coronavirus pandemic

March 31, 2020 In The News Lawmakers urge ICE, CBP to release thousands of immigrants amid coronavirus pandemic
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Small biz in line for big help in $2 trillion stimulus bill

March 30, 2020 In The News Small biz in line for big help in $2 trillion stimulus bill

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