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Jan Schakowsky's Public Statements on Issue: Labor Unions

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
June 4, 2013 Schakowsky Statement in Support of Walmart Employees
Feb. 6, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 658, FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2012
July 6, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama
March 31, 2011 FAA Reauthorization Act and Reform Act of 2011
March 17, 2011 The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire: Highlighting the Need for Workers' Rights
March 17, 2011 Letter to Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
March 10, 2011 Schakowsky's Statement on WI Senate Vote to End Collective Bargaining, Bust Unions
Feb. 17, 2011 Schakowsky's Statement on Wisconsin Protests over Workers' Rights
March 29, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President Of The United States
March 7, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Dave Obey, Chairman, Subcommittee on Labor Health & Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies; The Honorable Todd Tiahrt, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor Health & Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
April 25, 2008 Letter to Elaine Chao, Secretary of the Department of Labor, Re: National Emergency Grant Funds for Former Airline Employees
Nov. 13, 2007 Schakowsky Response to President's Veto of Fy08 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education Appropriations Bill
Aug. 8, 2007 The Houston Chronicle - Labor Dept.: 1,001 Contractors Have Died in Iraq
May 21, 2007 Trade and Labor
March 20, 2007 Letter: To Dave Obey, Chairman, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; James Walsh, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor, H
Nov. 27, 2006 Letter to Dole Food Company CEO Richard J. Dahl
Sept. 19, 2006 Wool Suit Fabric Labeling Fairness and International Standards Conforming Act
Sept. 8, 2006 Letter to The Honorable Elaine Chao, Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor
June 27, 2006 Schakowsky Announces Opposition to U.S.-Oman Free Trade Agreement
March 2, 2006 First National Study of Day Laborers Exposes Abuse, Injuries, H.R. 4437 Would Make Matters Worse
Feb. 15, 2006 Members of the Congressional Caucus on Labor and Working Families Urge Georgetown University to Respect the Rights of University Workers
Nov. 7, 2005 Schakowsky, Colleagues, Send Letter to Ambassador Portman Over AFTA Concerns
July 27, 2005 Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
July 27, 2005 Schakowsky Votes Against Flawed CAFTA Agreement
June 24, 2005 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
April 28, 2005 Schakowsky's Statement on Dominican Republic and Central Free Trade Agreement
March 31, 2004 Hearing of the Commerce Trade and Consumer Protection Subcomm. of the House Energy and Commerce Comm.-U.S. China Trade
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Education
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Positon: Creating Good Jobs
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Labor
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