EL MONTE, CA – Rep. Judy Chu, D-El Monte, issued the following statement today on the Senate's confirmation this afternoon of Judge Sonia Sotomayor as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States:
Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Judy Chu, D-CA32, voted to increase funding for the "cash for clunkers" program. The initial launch has been so successful in encouraging Americans to trade in their old gas guzzlers for new fuel-efficient cars, that funding ran out and Congress is acting quickly to extend it.
U.S. Rep. Judy Chu, D-CA32, the newest member of Congress, addressed her House Colleagues during a speech on the House Floor on the importance of passing the America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009. She spoke during the "one-minute" floor speeches, part of the regular House Session on Thursday, July 30, 2009.
U.S. Representative Judy Chu (D-CA) was sworn in as a Member of the United States House of Representatives. She replaced Hilda Solis as a representative of California's 32nd District.
In addition, the new Congresswoman is the first Chinese American woman elected to the United States Congress.
The office launches a new website for district residents of the 32nd District of California.
It is aimed to allow site visitors to access to the latest information from Capitol Hill.
Constituents can make requests such as receiving assistance with Federal Agencies, apply for an appointment to one of the U.S. military academies, or send an email.