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Jan Schakowsky

Rep . Jan Schakowsky , D-Ill., Chief Deputy Whip

This is a  partial transcript from Your World with Neil Cavuto , October 10, 2003, that was edited for clarity.Watch Your World w/Cavuto weekdays at 4 p.m. and 1 a.m. ET.NEIL CAVUTO, HOST: She says the Bush administration is failing our troops and our taxpayers. So when she’s asked now to vote on that  $87 billion ( search ) check for Iraq next week, she has already indicated no. Democrat Jan Schakowsky of Illinois joins us now from Chicago.Congresswoman, thanks for coming.REP. JAN SCHAKOWSKY, D-ILL., CHIEF DEPUTY WHIP: Thank you.CAVUTO: You say no. Why?SCHAKOWSKY: I say no. Well, does anybody really think that after spending another $87 billion, we just authorized $63 billion in April, that we are going to end up with a secure and a democratic  Iraq ( search ), and that we’re going to do what we need do to protect our troops that are there right now? Every day Americans awake to find more of our troops are dead and we’re not even providing them with the equipment that they need over i...

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