Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky

Representing the 9th District of Illinois

Press Releases

October 21, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (IL-9) issued the following statement as Chicago Public Schools announce the 4th day of cancelled classes:

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October 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Leaders of the Congressional Progressive Caucus - Representatives Jan Schakowsky, Hank Johnson, Pramila Jayapal and Mark Pocan - issued the following joint statement regarding corrupt government regime in Honduras:

October 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (IL-9) issued the following statement on news of the passing of her colleague, Congressman Elijah Cummings:

October 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky made the following statement upon passage of the bipartisan, bicameral resolution she supported condemning President Trump’s abandonment of the Syrian Kurds:

October 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Last night, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 4270, the PROTECT Hong Kong Act; H.R. 3289, the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act, and H.Res. 543, a resolution supporting the protestors in Hong Kong. Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky made the following statement in response to the passage of these bills she supported:

October 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, Chair of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee, Congressman John Sarbanes, and Congresswoman Debbie Dingell released a statement on H.R. 3, the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, in advance of the Committee’s markup of the legislation:

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October 10, 2019 Press Release

EVANSTON, IL –  Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, a Senior Chief Deputy Whip and Chairwoman of the Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee, made the following statement today on news of the retirement of her colleague Congresswoman Nita Lowey, Chairwoman of the House Appropriations Committee.

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