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June 15, 2010 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –Rep. Judy Chu, D-CA32, spoke on the House floor today in support of the Teen Parents Graduation and College Act.  The bill, which the Congresswoman introduced last week, creates a new $150 million grant program aimed at preventing pregnant and parenting students from dropping out of school.

June 2, 2010 Press Release
Washington, D.C.-- Today Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA) announced support of  Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and LA County MTA's 30/10 Initiative.  The 30/10 program will take 12 transportation investment projects approved in the 30-year long-range plan and complete them within the next decade, fundamentally changing transit in Southern California. 
May 20, 2010 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA) officially unveiled a plan today to improve our nation's education system using a new framework of school improvement grants, a proposal that is being supported by AFT, NEA, PTA and the National Association of School Psychologists, among other groups.

May 13, 2010 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, the House of Representatives approved an amendment offered by Rep.

May 3, 2010 Press Release

The Los Angeles Times profiled the successful Jobs NOW program, which has created thousands of temporary jobs for workers in L.A. County subsizided by federal stimulus dollars. Rep. Chu has co-sponsored a bill that would extend this vital and successful program beyond its current September expiration date.

April 29, 2010 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA) announced her support for The Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections (DISCLOSE) Act.
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April 28, 2010 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Judy Chu, D-CA32, voted to save U.S. taxpayers billions of dollars by cracking down on waste, fraud, and abuse in government programs.