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Jan Schakowsky's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
Primary March 18, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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: Online Protection
May 14, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Federal Communications Commission Chairman- Demanding-Net-Neutrality
April 15, 2014 Statement by Reps. McGovern, Farr, and Schakowsky on the Murder in Honduras of Carlos Mejia Orellana
Feb. 25, 2014 Statement on $320 Million Investment in Digital Lab, Creating High-Tech Manufacturing Jobs
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Neiman Marcus Group President Karen Katz - Documents on Neiman Marcus Data Breach
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Target Corporation President Gregg Steinhafel - Provide Documents on Target Data Breach
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Concern Over the Trans Pacific Partnership
Oct. 29, 2013 Politico - NSA Director Keith Alexander Says European Spying Reports are False
Oct. 24, 2013 NBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Republican's Public Image and HealthCare.gov
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Aug. 1, 2013 Terry, Schakowsky Announce Bipartisan Privacy Working Group
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
June 12, 2013 Statement on Reports of National Security Agency's Surveillance Programs
May 20, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - United States-India Homeland Security
April 18, 2013 Rep. Schakowsky Voted Against the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
April 17, 2013 Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
April 16, 2013 Hearing of the House Rules Committee - Remarks on Amendment to CISPA
April 10, 2013 Statement on Voting Against the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
Feb. 6, 2013 Representatives Seek to Protect Online Content
Sept. 12, 2012 Schakowsky Statement on H.R. 5949, FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act
May 31, 2012 Schakowsky Statement on FY 2013 Intelligence Authorization Act
April 27, 2012 Rep. Engel Seeks to Protect Personal Online Content
April 26, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3523, Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act; Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4628, Interest Rate Reduction Act; and for Other Purposes
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Robert A. Niblock, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Dec. 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Julius Genachowski, Federal Communications Commission
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Chairman Genachowski
April 5, 2011 Letter to House Colleagues
Feb. 14, 2011 Extending Counterterrorism Authorities
Dec. 15, 2010 Schakowsky to Oval Office; President Obama Signs CALM Act into Law
June 24, 2010 Calling Card Consumer Protection Act
June 17, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Julius Genachowski, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission
Feb. 4, 2010 Support For North American Inclusion Month
Feb. 4, 2009 Schakowsky Statement on House Passing Bill To Delay Digital Television Transition
July 9, 2008 DTV Transition Assistance Act
June 23, 2008 FISA Amendments Act of 2008
June 20, 2008 Schakowsky Statement Against the FISA Amendments Act
May 6, 2008 Price-Schakowsky Bill Would Prohibit Intel Contractors From Detainee Operations
Oct. 25, 2007 Letter to Kevin J. Martin, Federal Communications Commission Chairman
July 3, 2007 Schakowsky Statement on President's Commutation of Scooter Libby's Sentence
June 6, 2007 Securely Protect Yourself Against Cyber Trespass Act
Sept. 29, 2006 Schakowsky Calls on Phone Companies to Protect Their Customers
Sept. 29, 2006 Electronic Surveillance Modernization Act
Sept. 21, 2006 Letter to The Inspector General Kent R. Nilsson
Sept. 19, 2006 Letter to the Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
Sept. 19, 2006 Letter to the Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
July 27, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Kevin J. Martin
June 16, 2006 H.R. 5252, the Communication Opportunity, Promotion, and Enhancement Act
June 9, 2006 S. 193, the Broadcast Decency Enforcement Act: Congressional Malfunction
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