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Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL 9th District)

11th term Democrat from Illinois 9th District.

Bio

Residence: Evanston

Marital Status: Married (Robert Creamer)

Prev. Occupation: Senior Citizens Group Director, Consumer Advocate, Teacher

Prev. Political Exp.: IL House, 1991-99, US House 1999-present

Education: BS Univ. of IL, 1965

Birthdate: 05/26/1944

Religion: Jewish

Percentage in Last Election: 66%

Major Opponent: Joan McCarthy Lasonde


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Jan Schakowsky.

Website: schakowsky.house.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

2367 Rayburn House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-1309
Phone: (202) 225-2111
Fax: (202) 226-6890

Chicago Office: (more district offices)

5533 North Broadway Street
Chicago, Illinois 60640
Phone: (773) 506-7100
Fax: (773) 506-9202



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Robert Marcus
  • Dep. Chief of Staff: Kim Muzeroll
  • Legis. Dir.: Syd Terry
  • Comm. Dir.: Miguel Ayala
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Osarmen Okolo
  • Health LA: Osarmen Okolo
  • Judiciary LA: Kate Durkin
  • Budget LA: Syd Terry
  • Civil Rights LA: Kate Durkin
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Osarmen Okolo
  • Science/Technology LA: Mitch Lohr
  • Women's Issues LA: Osarmen Okolo

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Jan Schakowsky voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Fiscal 2020 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations 06/26/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Fiscal 2020 Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations 06/19/2019 Yea Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Pro-life Protections to Title X Program 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Restore Conscience Protection 06/13/2019 Nay Voted Against
P The So-Called "Equality Act" 05/17/2019 Yea Voted Against
P "For the People Act of 2019" (restrictions on free speech) 03/08/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance/ United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 01/03/2019 Yea Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (passage) 01/19/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (vote to protect bill) 01/18/2018 Nay Voted Against
P Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) 10/03/2017 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Jan Schakowsky's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Jan Schakowsky a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.5006 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.R.4712 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.R.36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.R.849 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.R.2918 - Patients First Act (promoting ethical stem cell research) Support No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.J.RES.39 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.R.1628 - American Health Care Act (Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood) Support No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.R.1192 - Dismemberment Abortion Ban Act Support No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.J.RES.43 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.R.1322 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.J.RES.33 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose Yes Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.