Congressman Chuy Garcia Speaks on Connecting Youth to Jobs

As part of Youth Action Hour’s Opportunity Youth Rising event, Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García (4th District of Illinois) joins youth activist Lena Rodriguez (Executive Director & Founder, Revolution Coalition) to discuss connecting youth to jobs.

Rep. García shares details on his legislation, the Connecting Youth to Jobs Act, and discusses the importance of a national youth subsidized job program. Rep. Garcia shares the significance of investing in wrap-around support for young people so they can get hired and keep a good paying job.

In this segment, a young person interviews a MOC to discuss the importance of any legislation or policy that supports, invests, and or advocates for improving young people’s quality of life.

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