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February 2, 2018
Pelosi was in Boston Thursday, kicking off a nationwide series of appearances to criticize the tax plan. She was joined at the Chicago Cultural Center by Congresswoman Jan Schakowski (D-Chicago) and Congressman Danny Davis (D-Chicago) as well as the Rev. Jesse Jackson and tax policy experts.
January 30, 2018
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump will deliver his first State of the Union address on Tuesday night from the US Capitol, but not all of Congress will be in attendance. Trump's tumultuous first year in office was marked by controversy, leading more than a dozen Democratic lawmakers to announceÃâÃÂ ...
January 29, 2018
Jan Schakowski, D-Ill., bringing the total membership to 68 lawmakers. The Climate Solutions Caucus has been credited with warming House Republican attitudes toward climate change and passing legislation to address it. Upton announced he was thinking about joining last year. In a statement on itsÃâÃÂ ...
January 19, 2018
Jan Schakowski, D-Ill., said: "Of course if a baby is born alive then everything must be done to protect that life. No one disagrees with that. And perhaps more importantly it is already the law. And to suggest otherwise is just wrong." Democrats said, as well, that the bill could require all newborn infants to beÃâÃÂ ...
August 14, 2017
Jan Schakowski (D-Ill.) both expressed wariness over a bipartisan solution because of the GOP proposals to let insurers offer plans with fewer benefits and consumer protections. "The Republicans are being misleading," Bass said. "What they really want to do is repeal Obamacare." Healthcare Reform.
August 13, 2017
... Trump-Pence regime out," said Linda Solotaire of the group Refuse Fascism, which helped organize the event. "We want to hear him call it what it is. This was terrorism, domestic terrorism; the KKK, the alt-right, they are domestic terrorists, in Charlottesville that's who they were," said Rep. Jan Schakowski.
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
July 5, 2016
Jan Schakowski (D-Ill.). In 2014, Obama awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the country's highest civilian honor, to Mikva. “When I was graduating law school, Ab encouraged me to pursue public service,” Obama said in a statement, according to the Tribune. “He saw something in me that I didn'tÃâÃÂ ...
February 25, 2015
U.S. Congressman Steve Cohen Joins Boycott of Netanyahu Speech. Congresswoman Jan Schakowski also announces she'll skip speech, making it two Jewish lawmakers in one day. Haaretz. and. The Associated Press. Feb 25, 2015 6:10 PM. 0comments Print Zen Subscribe now ÃâÃÂ· Shareshare on facebook ÃâÃÂ· Tweet ÃâÃÂ· sendÃâÃÂ ...