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Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL 9th District)

11th term Democrat from Illinois 9th District.


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


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


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Robert Marcus
  • Dep. Chief of Staff: Kim Muzeroll
  • Legis. Dir.: Syd Terry
  • Military LA: Syd Terry
  • Financial Services LA: Syd Terry
  • Foreign Policy LA: Robert Marcus
  • Telecomm LA: Syd Terry
  • Elections LA: Syd Terry
  • Comm. Dir.: Miguel Ayala
  • Veteran Affairs LA: Kate Durkin
  • Military LA: Kate Durkin
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Osarmen Okolo
  • Health LA: Osarmen Okolo
  • Education LA: Mitch Lohr
  • Agriculture LA: Mitch Lohr
  • Energy LA: Mitch Lohr
  • Environment LA: Mitch Lohr
  • Tax LA: Syd Terry



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
A Johnson of Connecticut Amendment, as Amended; Energy Policy Act of 2005 04/20/2005 Nay Voted Against
F Amendment to Budget for FY 2006 03/17/2005 Yea Voted For
P Providing for consideration of H.R. 3394; Cyber Security Research and Development Act 02/07/2002 Yea Voted For
P Clean Lakes Program 04/12/2000 Yea Not Scored
F Organ Procurement and Transplantation 04/04/2000 Yea Voted For

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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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.1182 - Bill to Amend the Truth in Lending Act Yes Send Message to Rep. Jan Schakowsky


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