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July 2, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) released the following statement after the Department of Commerce formally announced that the 2020 U.S. Census will be printed without the citizenship question.

June 28, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Representative Jesús G. “Chuy” García’s (IL-04) bill to require carbon monoxide detectors in public and publicly subsidized housing advanced out of the House Financial Services Committee this week, and it’s on its way to a full vote in the House of Representatives. The Safe Housing for Families Act, Rep.

June 28, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Representative Jesús G. “Chuy” García’s (IL-04) bill to require carbon monoxide detectors in public and publicly subsidized housing advanced out of the House Financial Services Committee this week, and it’s on its way to a full vote in the House of Representatives. The Safe Housing for Families Act, Rep.

June 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement upon voting against the Senate version of the Emergency Border Supplemental Bill:

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June 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) released the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled that the proposed citizenship question for the 2020 U.S. Census cannot be added for now, in part because the Trump Administration’s explanation for adding the question is inadequate. 

June 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) released the following statement after voting to support the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act:

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June 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) and Ro Khanna (CA-17), introduced the Reward Work Act today, as a companion to legislation by Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI). This bill will address the explosion in so-called “stock buybacks.” Since the late 1970s, a growing share of economic growth has gone to Wall Street with little given to workers.

June 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Representative Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) successfully included two amendments in H.R. 3055, the second Democratic Majority-passed Appropriations package to fund the government in 2020. H.R.

June 21, 2019 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement in response to news reports that the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Agency will begin conducting raids in major U.S. cities on Sunday:

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Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García - In the News

Buscan expandir Medicaid en Illinois para beneficiarios de DACA y a ciertos residentes legales

April 27, 2019 In The News Buscan expandir Medicaid en Illinois para beneficiarios de DACA y a ciertos residentes legales
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Congresista Chuy García reclama respuestas a los grandes bancos sobre la isla

April 10, 2019 In The News Congresista Chuy García reclama respuestas a los grandes bancos sobre la isla

Washington - El congresista demócrata Jesús “Chuy” García (Illinois) demandó hoy respuestas de directivos de instituciones financieras estadounidenses vinculadas a una emisión de $3,500 millones en bonos de obligaciones generales de Puerto Rico que la Junta de Supervi

Pipeline suspends services at Westlake Hospital

April 9, 2019 In The News Pipeline suspends services at Westlake Hospital

In an email statement released Monday, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García, whose 4th District includes Westlake's service area, said that the hospital's closure "would harm people in my community who are currently being treated by doctors in that facility and who don't have other options for their health care."

Westlake Hospital saved from closing, for now

April 9, 2019 In The News Westlake Hospital saved from closing, for now

The sudden suspension of services drew the ire of U.S. Rep. Jesus “Chuy” García, D-Ill.; the hospital is in his 4th Congressional District. He condemned the decision in a statement saying the hospital was a “critical asset for Melrose Park.”

Melrose Park Mayor: Westlake’s Owners Could Close Hospital Tomorrow

April 8, 2019 In The News Melrose Park Mayor: Westlake’s Owners Could Close Hospital Tomorrow

In an email statement released Monday, Congressman García said that he was “very concerned about reports that Westlake Hospital may be closing as soon as tomorrow. 

Democrats: Closing U.S.-Mexico border would harm USMCA's chances

April 3, 2019 In The News

By Maria Curi 

Congressional Democrats believe President Trump’s threat to shut down the U.S.-Mexico border would hurt his administration’s push to get the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement ratified, lawmakers told Inside U.S. Trade this week.

HUD will start checking for carbon monoxide detectors — but won't penalize landlords if they're missing

March 29, 2019 In The News HUD will start checking for carbon monoxide detectors — but won't penalize landlords if they're missing

Congressman “Chuy” García was mentioned in a news article highlighting his bicameral bill, the Safe Housing for Families Act, with Representative Joe Cunningham (SC-01) and Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) on March 30. This Act will provide carbon monoxide detectors in U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) housing units. 

Wait Times for Citizenship Have Doubled in the Last Two Years

February 28, 2019 In The News Wait Times for Citizenship Have Doubled in the Last Two Years

The letter Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García led demanding accountability from USCIS to address the growing backlog of adjudications at the agency was mentioned in The New York Times on February 21, 2019. See the excerpt here:

‘We are all America’ — Loop rally backs immigrants after Trump’s emergency

February 18, 2019 In The News ‘We are all America’ — Loop rally backs immigrants after Trump’s emergency
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Illinois House Democrats ‘well-positioned’ in new Congress

January 27, 2019 In The News Illinois House Democrats ‘well-positioned’ in new Congress

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