Jan Schakowsky - Representative For Illinois' 9th Congressional District
Jan Schakowsky: Fighting For Illinois Families
Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky has represented Illinois' 9th district since 1998, and is one of Congress' most popular members. She is beloved by her district, usually wins in a landslide, and is one of the most progressive representatives in the House. Read on for more about this extraordinary female politician!
Three reasons to love Jan Schakowsky
1. Her constituents love her! Jan Schakowsky has been elected overwhelmingly every time she has run for office. Most recently, she received 75% of the vote.
2. Jan Schakowsky isn't just a politician! She started her career with a degree in elementary education, and worked for Illinois Public Action prior to entering politics.
3. Jan Schakowsky has been consistently rated as one off the most progressive members of Congress, opposing the Iraq War.
Learn More: Jan's Political Philosophy
Check out this lens about the Congressional Progressive Caucus to learn more about Jan Schakowsky's values
- Congressional Progressive Caucus
Learn about the Congressional Progressive Caucus, the single largest partisan caucus in the United States House of Representatives, and works together to advance progressive issues and causes.
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