Representative Tammy Duckworth's Public Statements


Full Name: Tammy Duckworth
Current Office: U.S. House - District 8, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 8
Primary March 18, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Bryan
Birth Date: 03/12/1968
Birth Place: Bangkok, Thailand
Home City: Hoffman Estates, IL
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8/21/14 Durbin, Duckworth, Local Officials Announcement $432,000 Investment in Villa Park First-Responder Capabilities 8/15/14 Newsletter: 08/15/2014 8/08/14 Congresswoman Duckworth's Statement on the Situation in Iraq 8/08/14 Newsletter: 08/08/2014 8/06/14 Duckworth Applauds Walgreens' Decision to Stay in Chicago Area 8/01/14 Newsletter: 08/01/2014 7/31/14 Reps Bentivolio and Duckworth Introduce Bill to Help Veteran-Owned Small Businesses 7/31/14 Senator Blunt, Colleagues Announce Plan To Make It Easier For Servicemembers & Veterans To Document War-Related Injuries 7/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - House Should Stay in Session to Address Budget and Other Pressing Issues 7/30/14 Duckworth Votes for Bipartisan Veterans' Access to Care Through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act 7/28/14 Summer Meals 7/25/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed 7/25/14 Newsletter: 07/25/2014 7/23/14 Sen. Brown, Rep. Duckworth Announce Plan That Would Make it Easier for Veterans with War-related Injuries to Claim Benefits 7/23/14 Congresswoman Duckworth Applauds New Noise Monitors for Communities Surrounding O'Hare Airport 7/21/14 Newsletter: The Duckworth Diary 7/11/14 Newsletter: The Duckworth Diary 7/10/14 The Hill - Lawmakers Unveil Bill to Prevent Veteran Suicides 7/10/14 Walz, Miller, Duckworth Introduce Comprehensive Legislation to Tackle Veteran Suicide 7/09/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations 7/09/14 Duckworth Helps Introduce Legislation to Limit Hobby Lobby Decision 6/30/14 Duckworth Returns Congressional Office Funds 6/30/14 Duckworth Statement on Supreme Court Hobby Lobby Decision 6/30/14 DesJarlais, Duckworth Introduce Resolution Supporting the Goals and Ideals of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Month 6/27/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume 6/27/14 Chicago Sun-Times: Frugal Rep. Duckworth Returning $113,918 in Unspent Office Funds 6/26/14 Export-Import Bank 6/26/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence 6/23/14 Yahoo News - Wounded Warrior Rep. Duckworth "Appalled" by Iraq's Spiral Into Violence 6/20/14 Quigley, Duckworth, Schakowsky Urge FAA for New O'Hare Community Hearings and Environmental Impact Study 6/20/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions 6/19/14 Reps. Woodall and Duckworth Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Eliminate Congressional Perk 6/17/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers 6/12/14 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei 6/12/14 Letter to Anthony Foxx, Secretary of the Department of Transportation - Federal Aviation Administration Hiring Process 6/09/14 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 6/06/14 Newsletter: The Duckworth Diary 6/03/14 Daily Herald - Illinois Can Lead Out on Pollution Fight 6/03/14 Letter to the Honorable Dave Camp, Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means and the Honorable Sander Levin, Ranking Member of the Committee on Ways and Means - Federal Tax Code Stacked Against Transit 5/30/14 Newsletter: The Duckworth Diary 5/27/14 Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth's Statement on Memorial Day 5/22/14 House Duo Takes Aim at Pentagon's Ammunition Accounting 5/22/14 Duckworth Secures Bipartisan MOM Act as Part of NDAA 5/22/14 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits 5/22/14 Congresswoman Duckworth Announces Federal Grant for DuPage Homeownership Center 5/21/14 Duckworth Helps Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Provide Legal Status to Immigrants Who Serve in Military 5/21/14 Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 5/19/14 Reps. Royce, Duckworth Push to Allow Servicemembers to Keep Their Car Insurance When Moving Across State Lines 5/15/14 E-Newsletter: May 15, 2014 5/09/14 Reps. Kuster, Wagner Lead All 79 House Women Representatives In Requesting Additional Sanctions On Boko Haram to the Administration