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Jan Schakowsky

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Congressional Record entries

Entry Title Date
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."
Celebrating The 50Th Anniversary Of Head Start May 20, 2015
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, I rise to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Head Start program."
Honoring Dr. Margaret “Peg” Burke Lee May 20, 2015
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize Dr. Margaret ``Peg'' Burke Lee for her distinct service to the people of the 9th Congressional District of Illinois and Oakton Community College. Dr. Lee will be retiring in June of this year, and I would like to congratulate her on 30 years of commitment to our community."
Honoring Rabbi Herman And Lotte Schaalman May 20, 2015
Jan Schakowsky, D-IL
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to honor and celebrate Rabbi Herman and Lotte Schaalman, an internationally-renowned and beloved couple, on their 99th and 100th birthdays. Rabbi Schaalman celebrated his 99th birthday on April 28, 2015 and Lotte Schaalman celebrated her 100th birthday on January 13, 2015."

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