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Jan Schakowsky

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Congressional Record entries

Entry Title Date
Older Americans Act July 22, 2015
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, on July 14, the Older Americans Act turned 50 years old. My constituent Patricia, from Chicago, is one of millions who rely on the Older Americans Act. And here is what she wrote to me:"
Honoring Aphrodite Loutas July 15, 2015
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor and thank my constituent Aphrodite Loutas, who is retiring after a distinguished 28-year career of public service. Ms. Loutas has been District 14 Chief of Staff for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) since her appointment in 2009 and is currently the Acting District Director."
21St Century Cures Act July 10, 2015
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"Madam Chair, I am proud to join Congresswoman Lee and Congresswoman Clarke in offering this amendment."
Providing For Consideration Of The Senate Amendment To H.R. 2146, Defending Public Safety Employees’ Retirement Act June 18, 2015
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"The administration seems to think the Democrats and the coalition that is opposing the TPP would reject any trade deal. We are called protectionists. We are called unreasonable. But that is not true. Rather than these fancy parliamentary manipulations, we should take the time now to fix it. "
Recognizing Snap On Its 27Th Anniversary June 4, 2015
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize SNAP (Survivors of Those Abused by Priests) on the occasion of their 27th Anniversary, which they will celebrate at their annual conference here in Washington D.C., July 31-Aug 2."

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