Jesús G. "Chuy" García (born April 12, 1956) is a Mexican-born American politician and member of the Democratic Party serving as the U.S. Representative from Illinois's 4th district, since January 2019.

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  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
June 27, 2022 at 9:21 PM

Let's make history!

Chuy for Congress We only have one day left to Get Out The Vote to elect our diverse, progressive slate of candidates.          John – This is it.  We only have one day left to Get Out The Vote to elect our diverse, progressive slate of candidates.  …
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
June 16, 2022 at 10:52 PM

Prove them wrong

Chuy for Congress SIGN YOUR NAME: We will not stop demanding real action until the Senate passes common-sense gun legislation         John, After the devastating mass shootings in Texas, New York, and far too many states across the country, I was pro…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
June 13, 2022 at 8:42 PM

Celebrating Immigrant Heritage Month

Chuy for Congress June is National Immigrant Heritage Month!         John, June is National Immigrant Heritage Month! And as a proud immigrant myself, I’m celebrating by keeping up the fight for every refugee at our border and every immigrant who cal…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
June 9, 2022 at 12:38 AM

Will you stand by our side?

Chuy for Congress With our Primary Election this month, I’m working not only on my own re-election campaign, but to empower Latinos, working people, and people from marginalized communities to vote, to run for office – and to win!         John, I’m p…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
June 6, 2022 at 11:43 PM

Go vote early!

Chuy for Congress         John, Chicagoland, did you know that you can already cast your vote in the upcoming June 28 Primary Election? Chicagoans can vote now through Election Day at the Chicago Board of Elections Supersite at 191 N. Clark. Those l…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
June 1, 2022 at 1:31 AM

FWD: I’m going to level with you –

Chuy for Congress There’s no time to waste.          John – There’s no time to waste.  We only have a few hours left in the month, and we still need to raise $632 to hit our end-of-month fundraising goal. If you've saved payment information with…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
May 31, 2022 at 7:06 PM

I’m going to level with you –

Chuy for Congress Tonight we’re facing our critical end-of-the-month deadline, the last before the primary, and we’re still falling short of our goal.         John, I almost can’t believe it: It’s already the end of May, and our Illinois Primary Elec…
  Liz Evans · [email protected]
May 24, 2022 at 3:52 PM

Major legislative victory alert!

Chuy for Congress The House passed the Ukraine Comprehensive Debt Payment Relief Act, Chuy’s bill to provide Ukraine with much-needed debt relief.          John, This month, the House passed the Ukraine Comprehensive Debt Payment Relief Act, Chuy’s b…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
May 16, 2022 at 8:42 PM

Watch Chuy on MSNBC >>

Chuy for Congress Watch the full interview here and donate now to support his fight for immigrant justice.         John, Chuy joined José Díaz on MSNBC to talk about the urgent need to end Trump’s Title 42 policy and pass immigration reform legislati…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
May 13, 2022 at 12:52 AM

Reproductive rights > the filibuster

Chuy for Congress Reproductive rights are more important than this antiquated, racist Senate rule.         John,  I proudly voted in the House to pass the Women’s Health Protection Act to protect reproductive rights nationwide. But because of the fil…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
May 6, 2022 at 10:48 PM

Our fight for abortion rights is not over

Chuy for Congress This fight is for reproductive justice, for economic justice, and for racial justice. And I’m not backing down.         John,  This week, a leaked Supreme Court opinion showed that the conservative, Trump-appointed judges are ready …
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
April 30, 2022 at 3:18 PM

FWD: Every dollar raised will go a long way

Chuy for Congress I wanted to make sure you heard about our fundraising goal.         John,  I wanted to make sure you heard about our fundraising goal. My team and I are working to raise $2,000 before the end of the month, and as of this morning, we…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
April 29, 2022 at 8:40 PM

Every dollar raised will go a long way

Chuy for Congress Will you help us raise $2,000 before April ends by making a donation today?         John,  April is coming to an end. The midterms are coming up fast. And time is running out.  This month, our team set an ambitious end-of-month fund…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
April 28, 2022 at 12:41 AM

The “Coalition of the Radical Left”

Chuy for Congress Proof that our work together is more powerful than ever.         John, CPAC just released their scorecard and – no surprise – I earned the lowest conservative rating in Congress. I'm leading the fight for progressive policies in Con…
  Chuy García · [email protected]
April 25, 2022 at 10:53 PM

A good day to cancel student debt

Chuy for Congress There are millions of reasons to cancel student debt – and not one good argument against it.          John, Today is a good day to cancel student debt. In fact, every day is a good day to cancel student debt until Americans are reli…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
April 23, 2022 at 3:33 PM

This is your victory too

Chuy for Congress Election day will be upon us before we know it, and with a Republican challenger and a newly redrawn district, Chuy will need every one of you in his corner to ensure he can continue this essential work.          John,  Chuy came to…
  Chuy García · [email protected]
April 21, 2022 at 1:43 PM

This movement is growing

Chuy for Congress As the grandson of a farm laborer and son of proud union members, and as a lifelong community organizer, the fight for workers is in my blood.         John – Can you hear that? If you listen closely, you can hear the rumblings of a …
  Chuy García · [email protected]
April 19, 2022 at 11:14 PM

I’m asking you to stand with me

Chuy for Congress The MORE Act is an important step forward toward racial justice, and I won’t stop fighting until we see the wrongs of the past made right.         John, I won’t mince words. The “war on drugs” and anti-cannabis laws are – and have a…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
April 12, 2022 at 9:34 PM

Last chance to add your name

Chuy for Congress We’re putting together a surprise birthday card to share with him at the end of the day. There’s still time to add your name by making a donation >>         John,  It’s Chuy’s birthday! As he's fighting for working families, a…
  Delia Ramirez · [email protected]
April 11, 2022 at 11:12 PM

Help me say thank you

Chuy for Congress There’s only one day left before Chuy’s birthday – make a contribution now to sign his surprise birthday card!         John, I’m busy on the campaign trail – but when Chuy’s team reached out to me about his upcoming birthday, I knew…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
April 10, 2022 at 10:32 PM

Someone’s birthday is coming up...

Chuy for Congress Tomorrow is Chuy’s birthday and our team has a big surprise planned – but we need your help to make it happen!         John,  Tomorrow is Chuy’s birthday and our team has a big surprise planned – but we need your help to make it hap…
  Chuy García · [email protected]
April 6, 2022 at 8:18 PM

A long-overdue victory

Chuy for Congress The Biden administration has announced that it will lift the Trump administration’s cruel Title 42 policy in late May.         John, We just won a big victory for immigrants! The Biden administration has announced that it will lift …
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
March 31, 2022 at 11:28 PM

FWD: March was a big month

Chuy for Congress There are only a few hours left before the month ends and hitting our deadline will help ensure we have what we need to connect to voters across the district.         John – Did you get Chuy’s email? March was a big month for our ca…
  Chuy García · [email protected]
March 31, 2022 at 1:36 PM

March was a big month

Chuy for Congress March was a big month for Team Chuy!         John, March was a big month for Team Chuy! If you missed it, this month, our team filed our petition signatures, secured my spot on the ballot, and kicked my re-election campaign into hig…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
March 30, 2022 at 9:11 PM

Women’s History Month every month

Chuy for Congress Every month – not just Women’s History Month – Chuy remains committed to empowering and uplifting the women in his community.         John, It’s the end of March, and that means it’s the end of Women’s History Month. But every month…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
March 28, 2022 at 10:16 PM

A fierce fighter

Chuy for Congress Chuy is a fierce fighter and a leading voice for progressive causes like student debt forgiveness. Will you help him continue to demand progress in Congress?         John,  Everybody’s talking about canceling student debt. Why? Beca…
  Chuy García · [email protected]
March 23, 2022 at 8:58 PM

we’re still falling short

Chuy for Congress Our country must offer immigrants a pathway to citizenship, and I won’t be satisfied with anything less.         John, Donald Trump was voted out of office, kicked off of Twitter, and has been thankfully out of our lives for years. …
  Chuy García · [email protected]
March 21, 2022 at 11:23 PM

We can’t let the filibuster stand in our way

Chuy for Congress Stand with me as I continue to fight for the issues that matter most to our families.         John, Democrats have delivered real wins for Americans over the past couple of years, but we’re not done yet. Not by a long shot. I still …
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
March 13, 2022 at 7:42 PM

A life-changing opportunity

Chuy for Congress This program trains the next generation of Democratic political activists, organizers, and leaders.         John – big news! We’re partnering with the 2022 National Democracy Summer School! In partnership with the DCCC, this program…
  Chuy García · [email protected]
March 11, 2022 at 9:38 PM

I'm starting a movement – and I need you on our team

Chuy for Congress We’re building progressive power up and down the ballot – will you join this fight?         John, This year is an election year, but I’m not just running for myself.  Last month, you heard from my friend Norma Hernandez, running to …
  Chuy García · [email protected]
March 10, 2022 at 1:18 AM

We're making history

Chuy for Congress When Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is confirmed to the Supreme Court, she’ll make history, and our highest court will – at long last – better reflect our country’s diversity.          John, When Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is confirme…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
March 8, 2022 at 4:37 PM

My name’s on the ballot!

Chuy for Congress Now we’re on the ballot, our campaign is really kicking off.         John, I want you to be among the first to know: Yesterday morning, our team took the trip from Chicago to Springfield to file our petition signatures and secure t…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
March 3, 2022 at 10:24 PM

Here’s what comes next

Chuy for Congress I'm ready to continue to take on the hard fights like this one and to be your voice in Congress.         John, This week, President Biden delivered his State of the Union Address, and I was proud to hear him share many of the wins w…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
March 1, 2022 at 9:42 PM

Chuy is counting on you

Chuy for Congress Help us get a strong start to this election year today.         John, 2022 is an election year, and that means all of us on Team Chuy are gearing up to get out the vote in our communities. And we’ll be campaigning in a newly drawn d…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
February 22, 2022 at 8:46 PM

This is a crisis

Chuy for Congress I won’t stop fighting for our families or our planet. I hope I have you by my side.         John, I don’t need to tell you. We are facing a climate crisis, one that has already caused so much harm, especially in communities of color…
  Norma Hernandez · [email protected]
February 18, 2022 at 12:14 AM

Join our fight

Chuy for Congress I’m proud to fight alongside Chuy to ensure our communities get the support they need and are represented at every level of government.          John, Chuy has long been a leader in our fight for Latino representation. And I’m proud…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
February 11, 2022 at 1:28 AM

Last chance to take our issues survey >>

Chuy for Congress We wanted to reach out with one last reminder to make your voice heard.         John – Chuy wants to hear from you! You may have seen his emails last week about our issue survey asking you to tell us what issue is most important to …
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
February 8, 2022 at 1:48 AM

We have a responsibility to act

Chuy for Congress Help me continue to be a leading voice for immigrant families in Congress.         John, As we enter the third year of the pandemic, one thing has weighed heavily on my mind. An overwhelming number of our essential workers are immig…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
February 1, 2022 at 12:34 AM

FWD: Our first big challenge

Chuy for Congress We’re so close to hitting our goal – will you chip in tonight before time runs out?         John –  You may have heard that tonight is our first fundraising deadline of the new year. We’re so close to hitting our goal – will you chi…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
January 30, 2022 at 10:15 PM

Our first big challenge

Chuy for Congress This is our first test to prove that our progressive movement is strong enough to deliver victories for working families across the country.          John,  Our team is fast approaching our first big challenge of the year – and we n…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
January 29, 2022 at 4:31 PM

FWD: Take our issues survey >>

Chuy for Congress Let me know: What’s the most important issue facing our country today?         John, As I fight for our families in Congress, I want to know what issues are most important to you. That’s why, on Monday, I sent around a quick survey.…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
January 28, 2022 at 1:12 AM

Help me finish the month strong

Chuy for Congress We have big fights ahead of us, but no matter what, I know that we’ll be able to meet any challenge if we stand together.         John, January flew by – and now, as we approach the end of the month, I’m taking a moment to pause and…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
January 25, 2022 at 12:42 AM

Take our issues survey >>

Chuy for Congress Let me know: What’s the most important issue facing our country today?         John, I want to hear from you: These past few years have been challenging for our families and communities in ways we could never have imagined. As I con…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
January 20, 2022 at 10:52 PM

This is voter suppression

Chuy for Congress This isn’t the first time the filibuster has been used to hurt communities of color.         John, This week, we watched Republicans in Congress weaponize the filibuster to stop us from passing critical voting rights legislation.  W…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
January 17, 2022 at 7:07 PM

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

Chuy for Congress         John,  This Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we are at a crossroads in America. We have the opportunity of a lifetime to pass legislation that will protect our democracy and make our election process more equitable for all Ameri…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
January 13, 2022 at 4:48 PM

We can’t let another year go by

Chuy for Congress Will you join my fight for immigrants, and all Americans?         John,  It’s been over 30 years since the last time our country has taken meaningful legislative action to fix our immigration system.  Now, it’s 2022 and millions of …
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
January 5, 2022 at 9:22 PM

2022 resolutions

Chuy for Congress I put together my top New Year’s resolutions, and I wanted to reach out to share them with you         John, happy New Year!  I hope you could take some time to celebrate the past year and all we accomplished together – from passing…
  Team Chuy · [email protected]
December 31, 2021 at 11:52 PM

almost there!

Chuy for Congress         John  –  We don’t want to interrupt your New Year’s celebration but had to reach out with big news! We just took a look at the 2021 fundraising numbers and we’re only $682 short of hitting our year-end goal. Your donation c…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
December 30, 2021 at 12:50 AM

New year, new challenges

Chuy for Congress I’m up for re-election next year, and I’m not taking anything for granted.         John, 2022 is just a few days away. But with the new year comes new challenges – and a new district. With redistricting, we have to make sure we reac…
  Chuy =?iso-8859-1?q?Garc=EDa?= · [email protected]
December 28, 2021 at 3:43 PM

We did this together

Chuy for Congress We may have accomplished a lot this year, but our work is far from over.         John, 2021 was a landmark year. Together, we secured critical pandemic relief for our families and our economy with the American Rescue Plan. We made h…