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Bill Foster's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

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
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Immigration Detention Requirement
Jan. 29, 2014 Foster Responds To State of the Union Address, Calls For Increased Focus On Strengthening The Middle Class, Immigration Reform
Jan. 16, 2014 Foster, Deutch Introduce Legislation To Protect Legal Rights For Immigrant Detainees
Jan. 15, 2014 House Republicans Reject Effort To End Immigrant Detention Bed Mandate
Dec. 12, 2013 Foster Joins House Democrats, Fast 4 Families To Demand Action On Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Nov. 13, 2013 Foster, Whip Hoyer, House Freshmen Call For Action On Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Oct. 31, 2013 Foster Calls For Increased Efforts To Combat Notario Fraud
Oct. 24, 2013 Foster Calls On Congress To Take Up Immigration Reform
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to President Obama - End Immigrant Detention Bed Mandate
Sept. 18, 2013 Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Sept. 2, 2013 On Labor Day, Foster Calls On Congress To Focus On Jobs, Worker Training
Aug. 23, 2013 Foster, Duckworth, Schneider Discuss Economic Benefits Of Immigration Reform, Call on Illinois Republicans to Support Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Aug. 8, 2013 Rep. Foster Holds Town Hall With Realtors In Woodridge
Aug. 6, 2013 Durbin, Foster Discuss Need for Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Aug. 3, 2013 Voxxi - Legislation Would Protect Immigrants from Fraudulent "Notarios'
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, House of Representatives - Immigration Reform
Aug. 1, 2013 Rep. Foster Introduces Legislation to Protect Immigrants from Fraudulent Legal Representation
July 26, 2013 Foster Joins Business, Tech Leaders In Highlighting Need For Comprehensive Immigration Reform
July 23, 2013 The Bugle - Romeoville Celebrates Immigrant Contributions
July 21, 2013 Polish News - Rep. Foster Meets with Local Immigration Advisory Committee
June 27, 2013 Rep. Bill Foster Praises Passage Of Bipartisan Immigration Reform Bill In Senate
June 6, 2013 Rep. Foster Fights To Protect "DREAMERS'
June 5, 2013 Rep. Foster Takes Action To End Costly, Inhumane Immigrant Detention Bed Quota
June 5, 2013 H.R. 2217, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
May 15, 2013 Letter to Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - For-Profit Immigration Detention Centers
April 18, 2013 Rep. Bill Foster Statement On Bipartisan Immigration Reform Bill
April 11, 2013 Foster and New Democrat Coalition Release Principles for Commonsense Immigration Reform
April 6, 2013 Rep. Foster Calls For Comprehensive Immigration Reform In Joliet
Feb. 13, 2013 Rep. Foster Responds To State of the Union Address, Applauds Call To Invest In Middle Class, Manufacturing
Jan. 28, 2013 Rep. Foster Calls For Quick Action on Comprehensive Immigration Reform
July 17, 2008 Foster To Go On Fact-Finding Trip
April 24, 2008 Foster Offers First Floor Amendment
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Uncontrolled Immigration
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