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Jan Schakowsky's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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
March 6, 2014 Statement on the Electricity Security and Affordability Act
March 6, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Keystone XL Pipeline
March 5, 2014 Statement on the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
March 4, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarhy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Petroleum Coke Hazards and Storage
March 3, 2014 Statement on the EPA's Newly-Released Tier 3 Standards
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administration, Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency - Tier 3 Standards
Jan. 31, 2014 Rep. Schakowsky Responds to State Department Keystone XL SEIS
Jan. 22, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator US Environmental Protection Agency - Strengthen Clean Water
Nov. 21, 2013 Statement on the Passage of H.R. 1965, H.R. 2728, and H.R. 1900
Oct. 22, 2013 Letter to Senators Barbara Mikulski and Richard Shelby and Representatives Harold Rogers and Nita Lowey - Continue to Fund the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
Oct. 14, 2013 Quigley, Schakowsky Work to Mitigate Impact of Increased O'Hare Traffic
Sept. 27, 2013 Statement on UN Intergovernmental Panel Climate Change Report
Sept. 20, 2013 Schakowsky Voices Support for New EPA Standards
Aug. 2, 2013 Rep. Schakowsky Introduces the SHARED Act
Aug. 2, 2013 Shared Act
July 16, 2013 Statement on Report Outlining Impact of Keystone XL on Midwest Gas Prices
June 25, 2013 Statement on President Obama's Climate Action Plan
June 17, 2013 Cancel the Sequester: Let Heriberto Leon Do His Job
May 22, 2013 Northern Route Approval Act
May 22, 2013 Letter to Nancy Sutley, Chair, Council of Environmental Quality, Bob Perciasepe, Acting Administrator, Ennvironmental Protection Agency, and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary, Civil Works Army - Clean Water Act
April 22, 2013 Statement on Earth Day
April 16, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran of the Subcommittee on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations - Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI)
March 21, 2013 Reps. Markey, Schakowsky Introduce Bill to Protect Consumers from Chemicals in Care Products
Feb. 13, 2013 We Must Take Strong Action on Climate Change
Nov. 16, 2012 Schakowsky Statement on BP Settlement
Sept. 10, 2012 Schakowsky, Gutierrez, Rush Send Letter to EPA Regarding Proposed Soot Pollution Regulation
Sept. 7, 2012 Schakowsky Statement on Updated Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement
June 20, 2012 Domestic Energy and Jobs Act
April 20, 2012 Schakowsky & St. Margaret Mary Students Observe Earth Day
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Dec. 8, 2011 Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 3, 2011 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Rogers and Simpson and Ranking Members Dicks and Moran
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 18, 2011 Rep. Schakowsky Recognizes Anniversary of Clean Water Act
Oct. 11, 2011 EPA Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Oct. 5, 2011 Rep. Schakowsky Statement on Potential Harmful Impacts of Anti-Mercury Regulation Bill
Oct. 5, 2011 Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, EPA
Sept. 22, 2011 Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act of 2011
Aug. 1, 2011 Rep. Schakowsky Statement in Opposition of Debt Ceiling Deal
July 25, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 13, 2011 Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2011
April 22, 2011 Rep. Schakowsky recognizes Earth Day and the Need to Protect the Great Lakes from Climate Change
Jan. 12, 2011 Schakowsky Statement on BP Oil Spill Commission Report
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
June 17, 2010 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
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