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February 6, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Today, Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27), introduced H.R. 4944, the Reuniting Families Act, to fix the current backlog in the family immigration system. Currently, it can take decades for a U.S. citizen to be reunited with even one family member.

January 29, 2018 Press Release

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders announced today that President Trump has once again invited families who lost a loved one in a crime committed by an immigrant to be his guests at the State of the Union. These guests are a part of his anti-immigrant campaign, despite statistics that immigrants are more law abiding and less violent than native-born individuals. Rep.

January 25, 2018 Press Release

Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27) has invited Jung Bin Cho, a 23-year old Dreamer, to be her official guest at President Trump’s State of the Union scheduled for January 30th. Jung Bin Cho’s family emigrated to the U.S. from Korea in 2001 with the hope of attaining the American Dream for their children.

January 22, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Today, the House and Senate have agreed to another short-term spending package to reopen the government for another three weeks. With Congressional Republicans unable to pass a full budget for the year, this is the fourth short-term extension since the start of the 2018 fiscal year in September. Rep.

January 20, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27) has released the following statement on the first day of the Trump Shutdown:

January 16, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Today, a bipartisan group of Representatives introduced the USA Act, a bill to provide legal status to Dreamers while providing more resources for border security and immigration courts. The USA Act was written by Reps.

January 12, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Today, Southern California Congressional Representatives Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40), Linda Sánchez (CA-38), Judy Chu (CA-27), and Jimmy Gomez (CA-34) joined LA County Supervisor Hilda Solis, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, LAPD Chief Michel Moore, LA County Fire Chief Daryl Osby, and Alex Caputo-Pearl, President of UTLA for a press conference to highlight

January 11, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— The House of Representatives today passed S. 139, the reauthorization of section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) for six years. Section 702 enables the Intelligence Community to conduct surveillance on communications by foreigners located outside the U.S. for the purpose of acquiring intelligence information.

January 10, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27) released the following statement on Tuesday’s decision by a federal judge in California to temporarily halt President Trump’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program:

December 21, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— The House of Representatives today passed a limited disaster relief bill and a continuing resolution to keep the government funded through January 19, 2018. Prior to their consideration, Rep.


In The News

November 7, 2011 In The News
Congresswoman Judy Chu, with other elected and community leaders, will speak out in support of the nurses at Beverly Hospital, who have been subject to unlawful tactics in their fight to guarantee safe and patient care.
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.