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Jan Schakowsky

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Congressional Record entries

Entry Title Date
Recognizing Polish Constitution Day On May 3, 2016 May 6, 2016
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize Polish Constitution Day on May 3, 2016 and the Polish Constitution Day Parade in my hometown of Chicago on May 7, 2016."
Happy 100Th Birthday, Tema Posalska Bauer April 26, 2016
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor my constituent, Tema Posalska Bauer, on the occasion of her upcoming 100th birthday. Her birthday is especially notable in light of her miraculous survival through the horrors she endured during World War II."
Democracy Spring: Money In Politics April 20, 2016
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"I thank my colleague so much for taking the leadership this evening on such an important and central issue. It is really about our democracy."
Recognizing Dr. Juan Lorenzo Hinojosa And Solidarity Bridge March 23, 2016
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to thank and congratulate Juan Lorenzo Hinojosa, PhD, for his founding of Solidarity Bridge, the Evanston-based non-profit, now in its 16th year. Through this organization, Dr. Hinojosa has dedicated himself to transforming lives by promoting solidarity and justice, harnessing the good will of generous people in the United States and in Bolivia to heal and empower in a spirit of mutuality and profound respect. I am proud that many who participate in the Solidarity Bridge mission as physicians, nurses, interpreters, chaplains, and helpers are residents of the 9th Congressional District of Illinois."
Personal Explanation March 23, 2016
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, during Roll Call vote numbers 130 through 135, I was unavoidably detained. Had I been present, I would have voted as follows:"

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