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December 6, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, Rep. Judy Chu, D-Calif., introduced a bill to provide low-income start-up companies with financial and business assistance. The Entrepreneur Startup Growth Act provides self-employed individuals with tax support and business development.
December 4, 2011 Press Release
EL MONTE, CA – Rep. Judy Chu, D-CA32, has written a letter to Gov. Jerry Brown asking him to declare parts of the San Gabriel Valley a Disaster Area in the wake of last week's Santa Ana winds event, qualifying cities affected by the winds to apply for state funds to assist in cleanup and recovery efforts.
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November 21, 2011 Press Release
Rep. Judy Chu, D-CA32, released the following statement today after the Co-Chairs of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, Senator Patty Murray and Representative Jeb Hensarling, announced that the committee did not reach a bipartisan agreement.
November 16, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Judy Chu (CA-32) voted in favor of HR 674, legislation containing a windfall of new tax provisions to benefit veterans, just after Veteran's Day.
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November 1, 2011 Press Release
Rep. Judy Chu, CA-32, issued the following statement to commemorate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered (LGBT) History Month: "During Lesbian, Gay Bisexual and Transgendered (LGBT) History Month, we honor this great community and pay tribute to the extraordinary contributions that it has made throughout our history, their continued struggle for equal rights, and the incredible progress that has already been made...
October 13, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON D.C. – U.S. Reps. Judy Chu (D-CA), Glenn Thompson (R-PA) and Jim Langevin (D-RI) introduced yesterday the Education for Tomorrow’s Jobs Act, a bipartisan bill that would improve and expand skilled workforce training and education opportunities for countless Americans.
October 7, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON D.C. – U.S. Rep. Judy Chu (D-CA) lauded today the unanimous passage of the Senate version of her bill expressing regret for the Chinese Exclusion Act.
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October 6, 2011 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – A bill introduced today by U.S. Rep. Judy Chu (CA-32) would ensure that federal funding would continue to flow to groundwater cleanup efforts in the San Gabriel River Basin.
September 30, 2011 Press Release
EL MONTE – Today, Rep. Judy Chu urged servicemembers and veterans to apply for benefits they have earned. Servicemembers, veterans and beneficiaries of service members who were involuntarily extended under stop loss between 9/11 and September 30th, 2009 are eligible for retroactive stop loss special pay of $500 for every month/partial month served in stop loss status.
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September 30, 2011 Press Release
EL MONTE – Rep. Judy Chu, D-El Monte, applauded today the announcement by the U.S. Small Business Administration that it is providing $30 million in grants to states, including more than $2.5 million to California, to help increase exporting by small businesses during the next 12 months. The grants were authorized by the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010, under the State Trade and Export Promotion Program (STEP).

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