REP. GUTIÉRREZ PRAISES $15 MILLION AUSCHWITZ-BIRKENAU FOUNDATION PLEDGE AUTHORIZED IN “CROMNIBUS” SPENDING MEASURE
Buried in the “Cromnibus” budget bill (HR 83), Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez scored a legislative victory by securing language to authorize payment of $15 million the Department of State pledged to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation almost five years ago.
Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) called on his fellow Democrats to oppose the funding bill being considered in the House.
Today, Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez (D-IL) testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights, chaired by Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois.
REP. GUTIÉRREZ TO RULES COMMITTEE ON IMMIGRATION: “THE REPUBLICAN MAJORITY IS PLANTING ITS FLAG FIRMLY ON A MYTH”
As House Prepares To Attack President Obama, Rep. Gutiérrez discusses “Myth…That The United States Should, Would Or Could Deport 11 Million” Immigrants
MAYOR EMANUEL WELCOMES PRESIDENT OBAMA TO CHICAGO AND ANNOUNCES CITY IS PREPARED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE RELIEF
City to Work with Community Partners and City Departments to Protect Consumers, Disseminate Information, and Ensure Chicago Residents Take Advantage of Administrative Relief
Reps. Jan Schakowsky, Luis Gutierrez, and Mike Quigley sent a letter to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy in support of the Agency’s consideration of a stronger standard for ground-level ozone (smog) pollution.
Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez will join President Obama on his trip to Nevada on Friday as the President announces a series of executive actions he is taking on immigration, enforcement and deportations.
Rep. Gutiérrez Floor Speech: “Truman said the ‘Buck Stops Here’ and he was right then and he is just as right today about the current occupant of the White House.”
Today, Representatives Jan Schakowsky, Luis Gutiérrez and Mike Quigley sent Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Director Mel Watt a letter asking that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac not sell foreclosed properties in specific Chicago neighborhoods until a meeting is held to ensure continued access to affordable housing in those neighborhoods.