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Jan Schakowsky's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Janice 'Jan' D. Schakowsky
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 9, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 9
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Robert Creamer; 2 Children: Ian, Mary; 1 Stepchild: Lauren
Birth Date: 05/26/1944
Birth Place: Chicago, IL
Home City: Evanston, IL
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
Issue Position: Economy & Jobs
Issue Position: Consumer Protection and Privacy
July 21, 2014 Statement on President Obama's Signing of Executive Order Banning Federal Contractors From Engaging in Workplace Discrimination Against LGBT Individuals
July 16, 2014 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act, 2015
July 15, 2014 Statement on Bipartisan Effort to Reauthorize the Brand USA Program
July 15, 2014 Standing up for the Not My Boss's Business Act
June 30, 2014 Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc.
June 30, 2014 Letter to Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh - Regarding Unfair Labor Practices and Anti-Union Violence
June 25, 2014 Letter to Kevin McCarthy, House Majority Leader Elect - Path Forward on Unemployment Insurance
June 25, 2014 New Report Makes the Business Case for Climate Action
June 5, 2014 Schakowsky Responds to GM Internal Report on Ignition Recall
June 2, 2014 Schakowsky Statement on EPA Power Plant Rule
May 20, 2014 House Democrats Introduce Legislation To Tighten Restrictions On Corporate Tax Inversions
April 29, 2014 Letter to Steven Anderson, President and Chief Executive Officer of National Association of Chain Drug Stores - Ban Cigarette and Tobacco Product Sales
April 3, 2014 Save American Workers Act of 2014
March 27, 2014 DeGette Joins Reps. Esty, Schakowsky, Bustos, Ruiz, and Bishop In Introducing Legislation to Protect Children From E-Cigarettes
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 11, 2014 Letter to Mary Barra, Cheif Executive Officer of the General Motors Company - Information on Auto Recall
March 5, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - FDA's Proposed Rule to Protect Consumers of Generic Drugs
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - US Airways and American Airlines Lawsuit
April 30, 2013 Letter to SEC Chairman Mary Jo White - Protect Consumers' Legal Rights Against Wall Street
Feb. 7, 2013 Sanders, Schakowsky Propose Tax Fairness Act
July 11, 2012 Schakowsky Statement on Make It In America Agenda
June 27, 2012 Schakowsky Celebrates New CPSC Child Safety Requirements for Play Yards
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Robert A. Niblock, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Nov. 3, 2011 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript
Sept. 14, 2011 American Jobs Act
July 8, 2011 Schakowsky Statement on June Jobs Report
April 14, 2011 Correcting the Enrollment of H.R. 1473
March 3, 2011 Schakowsky's Statement on Vote on Small Business, 1099 Paperwork
Jan. 13, 2011 The Close of an Extremely Productive 111th Congress
Jan. 4, 2011 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Dec. 15, 2010 After More Than 30 Infant Deaths Since 2001, CPSC, Gillibrand, Crowley, Schakowsky Announce Approval Of New Federal Rules To End Dangerous Drop-Side Cribs
Sept. 29, 2010 Small Business Jobs Act Of 2010
July 28, 2010 Schakowsky Introduces Bill to Boost Consumer Protections in Long-Term Care Insurance
July 21, 2010 Schakowsky Introduces Bill to Reduce Exposure to Harmful Chemicals in Cosmetics
July 2, 2010 Letter To Ms. Karen G. Mills, Administrator, U.S. Small Business Administration
June 24, 2010 Calling Card Consumer Protection Act
June 9, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward Chief Executive Officer, BP
Feb. 18, 2010 Schakowsky Statement On Budget Task Force
Jan. 27, 2010 Schakowsky Statement On State Of The Union Address
Dec. 15, 2009 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Dec. 11, 2009 Schakowsky Protects Seniors From Fraud & Mortgage Schemes
Dec. 11, 2009 Wall Street Reform And Consumer Protection Act Of 2009
Nov. 23, 2009 Schakowsky Statement On CPSC Baby Crib Recall
Nov. 20, 2009 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
April 2, 2009 The Patriot Corporations Of America Act: investing In America
March 17, 2009 Statement From Rep. Schakowsky On A.I.G. Bonuses
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