Jay Chen for Congress

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CA-45: Steel Votes Against LGBTQ Marriage Equality and Protections for Interracial Marriage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, July 20th, 2022 CONTACT: press@chenforcongress.com, (714) 696-6048 GARDEN GROVE, CA – Following the Supreme Court’s decision to dismantle Roe v. Wade, and Justice Thomas’s written intention to challenge marriage equality, last night a bipartisan group of Congressmembers passed the Respect for Marriage Act. Congresswoman Steel failed to join her California Republican colleagues and […]


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RELEASE: CA-45: Chen Overtakes Steel in Cash Reserves

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, July 19th, 2022 CONTACT: press@chenforcongress.com, (714) 696-6048 GARDEN GROVE, CA – With just over 100 days left until the election, Lt. Commander Jay Chen (res.) has overtaken Republican Michelle Steel in the Cash on Hand race in California’s 45th Congressional District. After accounting for unpaid debts, Steel enters the final full quarter of […]


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CA-45: Rep. Michelle Steel Doubles Down on Extremist Abortion Stance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, July 15th, 2022 CONTACT: press@chenforcongress.com, (714) 696-6048 GARDEN GROVE, CA – Amidst the backdrop of a 10-year-old rape victim forced to travel from Ohio to Indiana in order to obtain an abortion, Congresswoman Michelle Steel reminded voters once again of her extremist views on abortion by voting against H.R.8297, a bill that will protect […]


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RELEASE: Lt. Commander (res.) Jay Chen Raises Over $980k in Q2, Has Over $2mil Cash on Hand

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, July 7th, 2022 CONTACT: press@chenforcongress.com, (714) 696-6048 GARDEN GROVE, CA – Today, Lt. Commander (res.) Jay Chen, the Democratic candidate for California’s 45th Congressional District, announced that he has raised over $980,000 in Q2 of 2022, reinforcing California 45th as one of the most competitive congressional districts this cycle. Chen’s campaign has […]


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The American Independent: GOP House candidates criticize federal relief funding they received themselves

Across the country, Republican candidates for the House of Representatives, including some incumbents, are criticizing what they are calling excessive and “wasteful” government spending. But a review of financial records reveals that many of these same politicians directly benefited from pandemic relief funds from the federal government. In response to business closures caused by the […]


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ICYMI: Michelle Steel’s Government Spending Hypocrisy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 29th, 2022 CONTACT: press@chenforcongress.com, (714) 696-6048 GARDEN GROVE, CA – Last week, the American Independent exposed Rep. Michelle Steel’s hypocrisy in campaigning against “reckless spending policies” even though her husband’s Shawn Steel Law Firm, of which she is a part owner, applied for and received a $170,800 PPP loan in April 2020. Read the […]


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Rep. Michelle Steel Stays Silent on Supreme Court’s Decisions on Roe v Wade, Gun Safety Rollback

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, June 27th, 2022 CONTACT: press@chenforcongress.com, (714) 696-6048 GARDEN GROVE, CA – Since the Supreme Court’s monumental decisions to strip the rights of Californian women over their own bodies and rollback gun safety laws that have kept Californians safe, Rep. Michelle Steel’s campaign and office have been silent. Rep. Steel supports making abortion and […]


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CA-45: Hypocrite Rep. Michelle Steel Votes NO on CHIPS Act and Bolstering American Manufacturing

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