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Jan Schakowsky's Public Statements

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
Oct. 29, 2013 E-Newsletter: Get Covered Illinois!
Oct. 24, 2013 NBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Republican's Public Image and HealthCare.gov
Oct. 23, 2013 Celebrating National Healthcare Quality Week
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. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - US Airways and American Airlines Lawsuit
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Impact of the Government Shutdown on Energy and Commerce
Oct. 14, 2013 Quigley, Schakowsky Work to Mitigate Impact of Increased O'Hare Traffic
Oct. 11, 2013 Relating to Considerations of House Amendment to Senate Amendment Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Acting Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Do Not Lower Conforming Loan Limits
Oct. 9, 2013 Statement on Yellen's Nomination to Chair the Federal Reserve
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Scott Blackmun, CEO, United States Olympic Committee - Ensure Safety of Americans During Winter Olympics
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker Boehner - We Demand a Vote to End the Republican Government Shutdown
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Ivica Dacic, Prime Minister of Serbia - Support LGBT Rights
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Oct. 1, 2013 Celebrating the Opening of the Affordable Care Act
Oct. 1, 2013 Statement on Republican Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Statement on the Opening of "Get Covered Illinois" Marketplace
Sept. 28, 2013 Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Sept. 27, 2013 Government Shutdown
Sept. 27, 2013 Statement on UN Intergovernmental Panel Climate Change Report
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Irving Williamson, Chair, International Trade Commission - Protect Plywood Industry from Unfair Chinese Imports
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Sept. 24, 2013 Statement on Illinois Marketplace Health Plan Rates 25% Lower Than Expected
Sept. 23, 2013 64 Members of Congress, Led by Congressman Dan Kildee, Call on Iran to Release Amir Hekmati As U.N. General Assembly Starts
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Speak Boehner, Majority Leader Cantor, and Minority Leader Pelosi - Support of Polish Visa Waiver Program
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Todd Jones, Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives - We Support Obama Administration Firearm Policies
Sept. 20, 2013 Statement on Republican Continuing Resolution and Attempt to Defund Obamacare
Sept. 20, 2013 Schakowsky Voices Support for New EPA Standards
Sept. 20, 2013 Statement on Shooting of 13 People in Chicago
Sept. 19, 2013 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: SNAP Program
Sept. 19, 2013 Schakowsky and Harkin Introduce Bicameral Legislation Will Increase Consumer Freedom in Banking
Sept. 18, 2013 Rep. Schakowsky Announces Launch of Obamacare Toolkit
Sept. 18, 2013 SNAP
Sept. 17, 2013 Support for Rule to Provide Minimum Wage Protections to Direct Care Workers
Sept. 17, 2013 Providing for Establishment of Special Envoy
Sept. 11, 2013 Chicago Tribune - Illinois Lawmakers Praise Syria Diplomacy Bid
Sept. 11, 2013 Statement on the Anniversary of September 11th
Sept. 11, 2013 Low-Wage Workers
Sept. 10, 2013 Daily Herald - Suburban Members of Congress Sound Off On Syria
Sept. 10, 2013 Statement on President Obama's Address to the Nation on Syria
Sept. 9, 2013 Global Investment in American Jobs Act Passes the House
Sept. 9, 2013 Global Investment in American Jobs Act of 2013
Sept. 4, 2013 Journal and Topics - Area's U.S. Reps Urge Caution On Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 Rep. Schakowsky's Response to President Obama's Statement on Syria
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Military Action in Syria
Aug. 28, 2013 Statement on the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
Aug. 23, 2013 Letter to President Salva Kiir Mayardit, Republic of South Sudan - Concern with Ongoing Events in South Sudan
Aug. 14, 2013 Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh - Reject Harmful Changes To Grameen Bank
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