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Readout of the President's call with congresswoman-elect Judy Chu of California

THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
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For Immediate Release                                                      July 15, 2009

READOUT OF THE PRESIDENT'S CALL
WITH CONGRESSWOMAN-ELECT JUDY CHU OF CALIFORNIA
The President called Representative-elect Judy Chu to congratulate her on her victory in last night's special election in California. The President told her that he is looking forward to working with her in Congress, especially when it comes to reforming our health care system and lowering health care costs for all Americans. The President also congratulated her on being the first Chinese American woman elected to Congress and told her that he admired the way she ran her campaign.
To view a picture of the President calling Congresswoman-elect Judy Chu from the Oval Office today to congratulate her on her victory in the special election to represent California's 32nd Congressional District, click HERE. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)