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Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill.

Member of the House (9th term)



District: Illinois - 9th District
Leadership: Chief Deputy Whip
Political Highlights: candidate for Cook County Commission, 1986; Ill. House, 1991-99
Born: May 26, 1944; Chicago, Ill.
Residence: Evanston
Religion: Jewish
Family: Husband, Robert Creamer; three children
Education: U. of Illinois, B.S. 1965
Elected: 1998
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Commerce, Manufacturing & Trade - Ranking Member; Health; Oversight & Investigations; Select Investigative Panel - Ranking Member)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 62nd ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 20,079 followers
State Clout: Illinois is 16th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

Election History

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