Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Illinois) biography

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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

Birthplace: Chicago, IL

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
  • Telecomm LA: Syd Terry
  • Transportation LA: Syd Terry
  • Trade LA: Syd Terry
  • Commerce LA: Syd Terry
  • Labor LA: Syd Terry
  • Budget LA: Syd Terry
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Mitch Lohr
  • Education LA: Mitch Lohr
  • Government Affairs LA: Syd Terry
  • Space - NASA LA: Syd Terry
  • Animal Welfare LA: Mitch Lohr

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 Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/08/2007 Yea Voted For
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/06/2007 Yea Not Scored

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 Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.3043 - Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and... No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.R.609 - 'To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965. No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.R.27 - 'To enhance the workforce investment system of the Nation by strengthening one-stop career center... No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.R.366 - 'To amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to strengthen and im... No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
H.R.250 - 'To establish an interagency committee to coordinate Federal manufacturing research and developme... No Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky
 

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