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Jan Schakowsky's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 9, Democratic
Date Title
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Fiscal Commission
March 26, 2015 Schakowsky Statement on the SGR Bill
March 20, 2015 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Sustained Growth Rate Fix
Dec. 11, 2014 I Voted Against the Republican Spending Bill That Has a Huge Giveaway to Wall Street, Cuts Pensions and Helps the Super-Rich Buy Elections
Dec. 4, 2014 Schakowsky Statement Explaining "No" Vote on ABLE Act
Sept. 30, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commisioner of the Social Security Administration - Same Sex Couples and Social Security Benefits
Sept. 5, 2014 E-Newsletter: Back to School and Improved Care
Aug. 26, 2014 Co-Chairs of the Congressional Seniors Task Force Call on CMS to Ensure Accurate Staffing Information is Available for Nursing Homes
Aug. 14, 2014 Schakowsky Marks the 79th Anniversary of Social Security
Aug. 1, 2014 Statement on the Introduction of the Put a Registered Nurse in the Nursing Home Act
July 28, 2014 Schakowsky Statement on Social Security/Medicare Trustees Report
July 25, 2014 The Chicago Declaration on the Rights of Older Persons
June 30, 2014 Statement on Supreme Court Decision on Harris v. Quinn
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 19, 2014 Witness Wednesday: Faces of the Unemployed
May 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for a 2015 Aging Conference
Feb. 20, 2014 Schakowsky Statement on President Obama's Decision on Chained CPI
Nov. 26, 2013 New Data Shows Affordable Care Act Helped Seniors Save $8.9 billion on Prescription Drugs
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Co-Chairs Patty Murray and Paul Ryan, Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Conference Committee - Protect Social Security and Medicare
Aug. 14, 2013 House Democratic Caucus Seniors Task Force Chairs Celebrate 78th Anniversary of Social Security
July 30, 2013 Happy Anniversary Medicare and Medicaid
July 30, 2013 48th Anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid
July 29, 2013 Letter to Representative Harold Rogers, Representative Jack Kingston, Representative Nita Lowey, and Representative Rosa DeLauro - Meals on Wheels
May 16, 2013 Roll Call - 37 Attempts to Take Away Seniors' Health Care Benefits
May 7, 2013 Harkin, Schakowsky Introduce Companion Resolutions in Support of Home Health Care
April 24, 2013 House Democrats Relaunch Seniors Task Force
April 11, 2013 Rep. Schakowsky Joined Colleagues in Opposition to Chained CPI
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Jan. 17, 2013 FOX "Your World with Cavuto" Transcript: Public Option for Health Insurance
Jan. 2, 2013 Rep. Schakowsky Applauds Deal to Avert "Cliff," Says There Are Still More Battles to Come
Dec. 20, 2012 Edwards, Grijalva, Ellison, Schakowsky, DeFazio, and others: Chained CPI Should Have No Part in Deficit Deal
Dec. 18, 2012 Cuts to Social Security and Medicare
Dec. 13, 2012 Progressive Caucus
Dec. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama - Medicare Eligibility
Dec. 11, 2012 The Impending Fiscal Cliff
Dec. 6, 2012 Schakowsky and 101 House Democrats Send Letter to Boehner To Exclude Social Security from Budget Negotiations
Dec. 5, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Dec. 3, 2012 Roll Call - The American People Deserve to Know the Potential Fallout of the Fiscal Cliff Battle
Nov. 30, 2012 National Family Caregivers Months
Nov. 29, 2012 The Progressive Caucus
Nov. 29, 2012 The Progressive Caucus
Oct. 24, 2012 Reuters - The Sham of Simpson-Bowles
Sept. 21, 2012 Providing Quality Home Care Services
Sept. 21, 2012 Recognizing World Alzheimer's Month
Aug. 14, 2012 Schakowsky Statement on 77th Anniversary of Social Security
Aug. 12, 2012 Blog: Mitt Romney and Paul Romney: Millionaires Over Medicare
May 24, 2012 CMS Report Shows Health Care Savings For Seniors Under Obamacare
May 1, 2012 Seniors Task Force Co-Chairs Celebrate Older Americans Month
April 17, 2012 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 4089, Sportsmen's Heritage Act of 2012, and for Other Purposes
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