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March 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, President Donald Trump signed a new executive order to update and reinstate his travel ban on Muslim-majority countries after his first order was stopped by a federal court.

March 2, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Exactly one year after the Supreme Court heard oral arguments for the most significant reproductive rights case since Roe v. WadeWhole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt – U.S. Representative Judy Chu (CA-27), was joined by Representatives Marcia Fudge (D-OH-11), Lois Frankel (D-FL-22), and U.S.

February 16, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, ten members of the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders submitted their resignations to President Trump. This move comes less than a month after the resignation of six other Commissioners, who resigned on January 20, 2017, despite having terms that do not officially end until September 30, 2017.

February 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Representatives Judy Chu (CA-27), Louise Slaughter (NY-25), Diana DeGette (CO-01), and Frank Pallone (NJ-06) today led nearly 160 of their colleagues in demanding that Speaker Ryan stop Republicans’ unprecedented assault on women’s health care.

February 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC.— Congressmembers Judy Chu (CA-27) and Tom Marino (PA-10) reintroduced the Copyright Office for the Digital Economy Act or the CODE Act. The CODE Act makes several improvements to the copyright office that reflect a consensus across various industries and public interest groups.

These improvements include:

February 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, the House unanimously passed H.R. 387, the Email Privacy Act. This bill updates the 1986 Electronic Communications Privacy Act to prohibit providers of electronic communications, such as email service providers, from knowingly divulging to the government the contents of emails and other electronic communications held in storage.

February 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – On Friday, 14 California lawmakers sent a letter to Kevin McAleenan, Acting Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection (CBP), for clarity on CBP’s actions and claims against them in implementing President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily banning travel from seven Muslim-majority nations. The letter, led by Rep.

February 2, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27) has released the following statement on the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court:

January 30, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27) released the following statement in commemoration of Fred Korematsu Day:

January 25, 2017 Press Release

Pasadena, CA – Today, President Donald Trump issued an executive order to allow cutting off federal funds to so-called “sanctuary cities” – cities that choose not to use local law enforcement to detain or deport undocumented immigrants.


In The News

October 30, 2011 In The News
This article discusses the possibility of making the San Gabriel River Watershed and Mountains as a National Park Service and mentions Rep. Chu’s advocacy on the project’s behalf.
October 28, 2011 In The News
This article promotes an upcoming news conference Rep. Chu is holding with Sec. Duncan on the White House AAPI Initiative.
October 26, 2011 In The News
This is a video of Rep. Chu urging the United States not blame China for its economic woes.
July 27, 2011 In The News
This excerpt is from an article by the Congressional Quarterly (CQ) news service about H.R. 1932, a bill that was recently considered in the House Judiciary Committee. Congresswoman Judy Chu offered two amendments to this legislation to defend immigrant rights.
June 21, 2011 In The News
How often do U.S. enterprises - public , private or nonprofit - try to fix performance issues by firing all their staff and replacing them with new, inexperienced workers? Or by closing up shop and shelving the dreams of their owners, employees or shareholders? That is not a recipe for business success - and it shouldn’t be for our nation’s schools.
January 26, 2011 In The News
A posting in The Hill's "Congress Blog" highlights the legacy of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC), details the great strides API members have made in gaining representation in Congress and notes the upcoming passing of the mantle from long-time CAPAC Chair Rep. Mike Honda to Incoming Chair, Rep. Judy Chu.
August 9, 2010 In The News
As Congress prepares to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), it must consider the central relationship between poverty and education.