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July 21, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC - Representative Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement following reports that President Trump plans to deploy federal agents in Chicago:

July 18, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL- Congressman Jesús “Chuy” Garcia issued the following statement on the passing of civil rights hero John Lewis:

“Last night we lost a hero, a legend, a fighter. John Lewis was an extraordinary man who exemplified the persistence of those who know the fight for justice is, as he said, not the fight of one day, but the struggle of a lifetime.  

July 16, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Today, Reps. Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04)  and Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) introduced the Lead Abatement for Families Act, a bill requiring HUD to identify and remove lead pipes in public and subsidized housing by providing grants to public housing authorities and property owners.

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July 16, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, praised this week’s passage of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2020, a bipartisan bill that will allow the U.S.

July 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04), Jan Schakowsky (Il-09) and Mike Quigley (IL-05) took important steps to prevent the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency from launching an Enforcement and Removal “Citizen Academy Training” in Chicago. Earlier this week, Representatives Garcia and Schakowsky, joined by Rep.

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July 8, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García issued the following statement after United Airlines announced possible layoffs of 36,000 employees, nearly half of its U.S. workforce, starting in October.

July 7, 2020 Press Release

Chicago, IL - Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García published an op-ed in the Mexican newspaper Reforma calling on Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador to hold President Trump accountable for his attacks against Mexicans and Mexican immigrants during his visit tomorrow in Washington.

July 1, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García voted to advance H.R. 2, the Moving Forward Act, which passed the House of Representatives 233-188.

June 26, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC - Representatives Jesús “Chuy” García (IL-04) and Jan Schakowsky (IL-09) led Illinois delegation members in a letter to President Trump urging him to continue funding COVID-19 testing sites.

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Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García - In the News

What does Amy Coney Barrett mean for Latinos? Rep. Chuy García explains

September 28, 2020 In The News What does Amy Coney Barrett mean for Latinos? Rep. Chuy García explains

¿Por qué no se incluyó en presupuesto federal enmienda para extender uso de fondos Medicaid?

September 24, 2020 In The News ¿Por qué no se incluyó en presupuesto federal enmienda para extender uso de fondos Medicaid?
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Representatives García, Shalala Introduce Resolution to Designate Hispanic Nurses Day

September 24, 2020 In The News Representatives García, Shalala Introduce Resolution to Designate Hispanic Nurses Day
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Illinois pols mourn Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

September 18, 2020 In The News Illinois pols mourn Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Illinois officials react to death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

September 18, 2020 In The News Illinois officials react to death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

$13B aid package to help Puerto Rico 3 years after Hurricane Maria took too long, Democrats say

September 18, 2020 In The News $13B aid package to help Puerto Rico 3 years after Hurricane Maria took too long, Democrats say
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OP-ED: Congress should investigate OAS actions in Bolivia

September 4, 2020 In The News OP-ED: Congress should investigate OAS actions in Bolivia
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Tipped bar and restaurant workers call for strike amid stagnant wages

August 31, 2020 In The News Tipped bar and restaurant workers call for strike amid stagnant wages
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Groups, Elected Officials Team Up For Food, Protective Equipment Giveaway Wednesday In Pilsen

August 31, 2020 In The News Groups, Elected Officials Team Up For Food, Protective Equipment Giveaway Wednesday In Pilsen
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