Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky

Representing the 9th District of Illinois

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November 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), Mark Pocan (WI-02), James P. McGovern (MA-02) and Jesus G. “Chuy” Garcia (IL-04) issued the following joint statement in response to the assassination of a Honduran labor leader:

November 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC  – On Monday, November 18, 2019, Representatives David Price (NC-04), Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), John Yarmuth (KY-03), Gerry Connolly (VA-11), Barbara Lee (CA-13), Peter Welch (VT-At Large), Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), Lloyd Doggett (TX-35), and Earl Blumenauer (OR-3) released the following statement on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s announcement that

November 12, 2019 Press Release

"Today we come together to honor our nation’s 19 million veterans. I am so proud to represent over 24,000 of them. Our veterans answered the call from all walks of life and all corners of this globe, to serve and protect our great nation. Today and everyday we honor and appreciate them and all they gave to ensure the well-being and security of our country.

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November 1, 2019 Press Release
Evanston, IL – Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, a Senior Chief Deputy Whip and senior member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, today reminded people across Illinois that open enrollment begins today, November 1, for people seeking health care coverage or looking to change their current insurance plan.
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October 31, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (IL-9), a Senior Chief Deputy Whip, issued a statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H. Res. 660:

October 29, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, a Senior Chief Deputy Whip, today made the following statement after the U.S. House passed H.R. 4695:

“Tonight, the House passed the Protect Against Conflict by Turkey (PACT) Act. I voted yes.

October 29, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, a Senior Chief Deputy Whip, today voted in favor of H. Res. 296, affirming the United States record on the Armenian Genocide. It passed the U.S. House by a vote of 405-11, with 3 voting present.

October 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee Chair Jan Schakowsky delivered the following opening remarks today at a Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee hearing entitled “Reauthorizing Brand USA and the U.S. SAFE WEB Act:”

October 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, a Senior Chief Deputy Whip, issued the following statement on H.R. 777, the Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act of 2019, which she voted for and which passed the House by a vote of 402-1:

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