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June 24, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today the House of Representatives approved S.J.Res. 15, the Senate companion of a resolution sponsored by Congressman Jesús “Chuy'' García (IL-04), a member of the House Financial Services Committee, to repeal the so-called “True Lender” rule issued by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), by a bipartisan vote of 218-208.

June 8, 2021 Press Release

Text from the ASAP Act, which would establish a federal grant program to upgrade and improve passenger accessibility among the nation’s legacy rail transit systems, to be included in Chair DeFazio’s INVEST in America Act

 

June 7, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) issued the following statement upon the sudden passing on May 23nd of Team Chuy’s press secretary and digital manager Courtney Ann Neale:

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May 28, 2021 Press Release

CHICAGO, IL.- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Vice Chair of the House Committee on Natural Resources which has oversight on issues pertaining the U.S. territories, issued the following statement regarding Puerto Rico’s plans to privatize its electrical grid next week: 

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May 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Seeking to make highways around the nation safer for drivers, Rep. Jesús G. “Chuy” García (IL-04) and Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) reintroduced the Safe Roads Act of 2021, which would direct the Department of Transportation to require that all new tractor trailers be equipped with and use an automatic emergency braking system. 

May 28, 2021 Press Release

CHICAGO, IL.- El Congresista Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Vice Presidente del Comité de Recursos Naturales de la Cámara de Representantes que supervisa los asuntos relacionados con los territorios de Estados Unidos, emitió el siguiente comunicado sobre los planes de Puerto Rico para privatizar su red eléctrica la próxima semana:

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May 27, 2021 Press Release

CHICAGO, IL — Following the introduction of the Connecting Youth to Jobs Act, a bill to create living-wage employment opportunities for young people facing barriers to employment and historically disadvantaged youth, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) sent two letters this week calling on the Department of Justice and the City of Chicago to make urgently needed po

May 20, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– Today, Congressman Jesús "Chuy" García (D-IL), Congresswoman Jahana Hayes (D-CT) and U.S.

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May 18, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), and Congresswoman Marie Newman (IL-03) members of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, introduced today the All Stations Accessibility Program (ASAP) Act of 2021, legislation that aims to help make public transportation systems more accessible to passengers with disabilities.  This proposal would

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The Debate over Puerto Rico’s Future: Statehood, Independence, or Something Else?

April 22, 2021 In The News The Debate over Puerto Rico’s Future: Statehood, Independence, or Something Else?
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Transportation for America Panel: Bold vision is needed to achieve transit funding parity

April 21, 2021 In The News Transportation for America Panel: Bold vision is needed to achieve transit funding parity

Support Grows For Police Accountability Oversight Committee In Chicago Following Adam Toledo’s Death

April 20, 2021 In The News Support Grows For Police Accountability Oversight Committee In Chicago Following Adam Toledo’s Death
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Local politicians react to Derek Chauvin verdict: 'This is NOT justice for George Floyd'

April 20, 2021 In The News Local politicians react to Derek Chauvin verdict: 'This is NOT justice for George Floyd'

Words matter when it comes to immigration, but there still needs to be major policy change

April 20, 2021 In The News Words matter when it comes to immigration, but there still needs to be major policy change
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Bank mergers come into Democrats’ antitrust crosshairs

April 19, 2021 In The News Bank mergers come into Democrats’ antitrust crosshairs

For many in Latino community, Adam Toledo police shooting is their Laquan McDonald

April 19, 2021 In The News For many in Latino community, Adam Toledo police shooting is their Laquan McDonald

Little Village Neighbors Call For Police Reform, Investment In La Villita Kids During Adam Toledo Peace Walk: ‘Adam Didn’t Have A Chance’

April 19, 2021 In The News Little Village Neighbors Call For Police Reform, Investment In La Villita Kids During Adam Toledo Peace Walk: ‘Adam Didn’t Have A Chance’

The Fight for Fair Pay Must Include Independent Contractors

April 15, 2021 In The News The Fight for Fair Pay Must Include Independent Contractors

A rundown of the Insular Legislative Hearing On Puerto Rico’s political status

April 14, 2021 In The News A rundown of the Insular Legislative Hearing On Puerto Rico’s political status
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