Candidate Details

Judy Chu

House - Incumbent

Congresswoman Judy Chu has served the people of northern Los Angeles in Congress for over a decade. Rep. Chu was first elected in a 2009 special election and proceeded to win six more terms in office. She is the first Chinese-American woman elected to Congress. In Congress, Rep. Chu serves on the powerful House Ways and Means Committee and on the House Small Business Committee.

First endorsed by JStreetPAC in 2016, Congresswoman Chu has been a champion of J Street’s issues. She has been an unwavering supporter of the two-state solution and of a diplomacy-focused foreign policy. In the last legislative session, she cosponsored H.Res. 326, reaffirming Congress’s support for a two-state solution and opposing annexation and settlement expansion and supported the vast majority of J Street’s legislative priorities.