Name: Chaka Fattah
Organization: U.S. House of Representatives – Pennsylvania
What Makes The Person A Game Changer: Serving since 1994, Congressman Fattah has served the city he has lived in all his life, Philadelphia, Penn. Some of his major achievements as a Congressional Member include Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP), the College Savings Account Research Demonstration Project, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and the Fattah Neuroscience Initiative. He is also a senior member of the House Appropriations Committee and a ranking member on the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and related agencies (CJS).
To learn more information about the Honorable Chaka Fattah, visit http://fattah.house.gov/.