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Bill Foster's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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: Economy
June 25, 2014 Foster Fights To Protect American Jobs, Reauthorize U.S. Export-Import Bank
June 18, 2014 30th Anniversary of Loaves and Fishes
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
March 4, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Payroll Card Abuse
Feb. 26, 2014 Foster Calls On Congress To Raise The Minimum Wage
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Chairman House Financial Services Committee, and John Campbell, Chairman House Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade - Hearing on Export-Import Bank
Nov. 7, 2013 Foster Applauds Senate Vote on Employment Non-Discrimination Act, Calls For House To Take Action
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
July 3, 2013 Rep. Foster Announces Funding For Joliet Junior College Veterans Training Program
June 14, 2013 Foster Marks 50th Anniversary of Equal Pay Act
May 8, 2013 Rep. Foster Votes Against "More Work, Less Pay" Bill
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Job Corps Program Funding
April 10, 2013 Foster Joins Democratic Colleagues to Unveil New "Make It In America" Legislative Priorities, Highlights Fab Lab Legislation
April 9, 2013 Rep. Foster Marks Equal Pay Day, Calls On Congress To Pass Paycheck Fairness Act
March 20, 2013 The National Fab Lab Network Act of 2013
March 20, 2013 Rep. Foster Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Promote Advanced Manufacturing in America, Invest in Next Generation of Entrepreneurs and Innovators
March 12, 2013 Rep. Foster Joins Bipartisan Effort to Train Workers for 21st Century Jobs
Jan. 29, 2013 Rep. Foster Marks 4th Anniversary of Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Sept. 4, 2012 Bill Foster Statement on Lilly Ledbetter's Speech at the Democratic National Convention
Aug. 26, 2012 Bill Foster Statement on Women's Equality Day
June 6, 2012 Foster: Common Sense is Lost on Congress When Equal Work Doesn't Mean Equal Pay
June 1, 2012 Flashback Friday: 2009: Congresswoman Biggert Voted Against the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
July 9, 2008 Foster, Hare Announce Investment Award
June 11, 2008 Foster Addresses Growing Unemployment
Dec. 5, 2007 Working Families of AFSCME Endorse Foster
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Reviving American Manufacturing
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Creating Jobs
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