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Bill Foster's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Bill Foster
Office: U.S. House (IL) - District 11, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 11
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 18, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Aesook; 2 Children: Billy, Christine
Birth Date: 10/07/1955
Birth Place: Madison, WI
Home City: Batavia, IL
Date Title
Issue Position: The War in Iraq
Issue Position: The War in Iraq
May 22, 2014 Foster Amendment To Increase Accountability, Save Taxpayer Dollars Passed By House
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to John M. McHugh, Secretary of the Army, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, and Acting Secretary of the Air Force Eric Fanning - Immigrant Recruitment Issue in Armed Forces
Oct. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Implement Additional Sanctions on Iran
Sept. 11, 2013 Chicago Tribune - Illinois Lawmakers Praise Syria Diplomacy Bid
Sept. 11, 2013 In Remembrance of September 11, 2001
Sept. 10, 2013 Foster: Diplomatic Approach Should Be First Priority
Sept. 10, 2013 Daily Herald - Suburban Members of Congress Sound Off On Syria
Sept. 4, 2013 Foster: Gathering Facts On Syria Critical
March 19, 2013 Remembering the 10th Anniversary of the Iraq War
Feb. 13, 2013 Rep. Foster Responds To State of the Union Address, Applauds Call To Invest In Middle Class, Manufacturing
May 27, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
June 10, 2009 Hearing Of The National Security And Foreign Affairs Subcommittee Of The House Oversight Committee - Commission On Wartime Contracting: Interim Findings And A Path Forward
June 5, 2009 Rep. Foster Honors Service Members Who Fought on D-Day
May 19, 2009 Hearing of the National Security Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Afghanistan and Pakistan: Resourcing the Civilian Surge
May 15, 2008 Rep. Foster Votes for a New American Contract With Our Soldiers
April 9, 2008 Rep. Bill Foster Responds to Gen. Petraeus and Ambassador Crocker
Jan. 8, 2008 Foster Calls on Bush to Stop Playing Politics with Troop Pay Raise
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