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Jan Schakowsky's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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
May 22, 2014 USA FREEDOM Act
Nov. 12, 2013 Politico - The Standard for Integrity in Public Service
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Oct. 11, 2013 Relating to Considerations of House Amendment to Senate Amendment Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
July 10, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2014
June 21, 2012 Schakowsky Statement on Republican Contempt Vote on Attorney General Holder
Oct. 13, 2011 Letter to Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
April 7, 2011 WBEZ "Illinois Reps Position Themselves Ahead of Shutdown"
Jan. 25, 2011 Schakowsky's Statement on the State of the Union Address
June 19, 2010 Schakowsky's Statement on State Department's $120 Million Task Order to the Former Blackwater
July 16, 2009 MSBNC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
April 24, 2009 MSNBC "The Ed Show" Interview - Transcript
Jan. 30, 2009 Schakowsky Statement On State Department's Decision Not To Renew Blackwater's Contract
Dec. 9, 2008 Schakowsky Calls On Governor Blagojevich To Resign
Nov. 12, 2008 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
July 30, 2008 Conference Report On H.R. 4040, Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act Of 2008
July 1, 2008 Responds to News that U.S. Will Lift Immunity for Private Security Contractors in Iraq
Nov. 14, 2007 Schakowsky Responds to Investigation into September 16th Blackwater Shooting
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Blackwater USA; Private Security Contracting in Iraq & Afghanistan
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Blackwater USA's Iraq Mission
March 28, 2006 Statement of Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky on Congressman Lane Evans' Decision not to Seek Re-Election
March 2, 2006 H.R. 4682, the Honest Leadership and Open Government Act: Democrats Lead the Nation on Lobbying Reform
July 13, 2005 White House Stonewalling on Rove
July 11, 2005 Schakowsky: The President Should Uphold His Administration's Promise to Fire Plame Leak
May 12, 2005 Republican Abuse of Power
Feb. 25, 2004 Pentagon Opens Criminal Fraud Investigation into Halliburton
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