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Bill Foster's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
July 25, 2014 Foster, Polis, Vargas Introduce House Resolution Calling On DOD To Allow DREAMers In The Military
June 20, 2014 On 70th Anniversary of GI Bill, Foster Urges Congress To Act To Insure All Veterans Get The Benefits They Deserve
Feb. 12, 2014 Foster Votes To Repeal Cuts To Veterans' Pensions
Nov. 22, 2013 Foster Introduces Bipartisan Legislation To Support Military Families and Foster Children, Extend GI Education Benefits
Sept. 23, 2013 64 Members of Congress, Led by Congressman Dan Kildee, Call on Iran to Release Amir Hekmati As U.N. General Assembly Starts
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
Oct. 8, 2009 Rep. Foster Votes To Allow Service Members To Take Advantage Of Homebuyer Tax Credits And Benefits
July 30, 2009 Foster Votes to Support Troops, Strengthen Military
July 10, 2009 Foster Votes to Support Veterans and Military Families
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
May 25, 2009 Rep. Foster Introduces Bill For Service Members After Hearing Constituent's Problem
May 19, 2009 Hearing of the National Security Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Afghanistan and Pakistan: Resourcing the Civilian Surge
April 27, 2009 Foster Introduces Bill to Allow Military Retirees to Provide for their Special Needs Children
April 8, 2009 Gov. Quinn and Rep. Foster Announce Legislation to Create National Military Relief Fund
April 25, 2008 Foster Supports Tax Credits for Those Making Life Better for Our Troops
Jan. 8, 2008 Foster Calls on Bush to Stop Playing Politics with Troop Pay Raise
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