WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representatives Judy Chu (CA-27) and Adam Schiff (CA-28), held a press conference urging Congress to act before student loan rates double from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent on July 1st.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following a vote last night in which the Senate Judiciary Committee passed a comprehensive immigration reform package by a vote of 13 to 5, Congresswoman Judy Chu (CA-27) released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congresswoman Judy Chu cosponsored H. Res. 227 that urges President Obama to work towards stable and durable Armenian-Turkish relations based on the Republic of Turkey’s full acknowledgement of the Armenian Genocide of 1915 and its ongoing consequences. Rep. Chu released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, in its first official actions since being formed by Representatives Judy Chu (CA-27) and David Valadao (CA-21) last month, the American Sikh Congressional Caucus sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Justice calling for the inclusion of an anti-Sikh hate crime category on the Hate Crime Incident Report (Form I-699). The letter, which was signed by 23 Members of Congress, follows a prolonged string of attacks against the Sikh community, including the shooting at a Gurdwara last August that claimed six innocent lives, and the brutal beating of an elderly Sikh man in Fresno, California earlier this month with a steel pipe. The caucus Co-Chairs released the following statements: