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Bill Foster's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
Primary March 18, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Aesook; 2 Children: Billy, Christine
Birth Date: 10/07/1955
Birth Place: Madison, WI
Home City: Naperville, IL
Date Title
June 25, 2014 Foster Fights To Protect American Jobs, Reauthorize U.S. Export-Import Bank
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Retain Strong Environmental Protections in Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
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
Oct. 7, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Implement Additional Sanctions on Iran
June 11, 2013 Letter to Sander Levin, Ranking Member of the Ways and Means Committee - Pocan Calls for Increased Transparency on Trans and Pacific Partnership Free Trade Agreement to Protect American Jobs
June 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
April 10, 2013 Foster Joins Democratic Colleagues to Unveil New "Make It In America" Legislative Priorities, Highlights Fab Lab Legislation
Sept. 7, 2012 Congresswoman Judy Biggert Voted Against Help for Manufacturing Workers Who Lost Jobs Due to Her Bad Trade Votes
Aug. 24, 2012 Flashback Friday: 2002: Congresswoman Judy Biggert's Bad Trade Votes Cost American Jobs In Order to Protect Corporations
Sept. 29, 2010 Rep. Foster Votes to Combat Chinese Currency Manipulation
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
Aug. 10, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Masayuki Naoshima, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan
Nov. 2, 2009 Rep. Foster Calls Chinese Intent To Lift Ban On American Pork Imports An ‘Important First Step'
June 9, 2009 Hearing Of The Subcommittee On Capital Markets, Insurance, And Government Sponsored Enterprises Of The House Financial Services Committee; Subject: The Effective Regulation Of The Over-The-Counter Derivatives Markets Chaired By Representative Paul E. Kanj
May 7, 2009 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance and Government Sponsored Enterprises of the House Financial Services Committee - Perspectives on Hedge Fund Registration
April 23, 2008 Foster Joins Two Financial Services Subcommittees
April 10, 2008 Rep. Bill Foster's Releases Statement on Colombia Trade Pact Procedural
Feb. 24, 2008 Foster Fights for American Jobs While Oberweis Invests Millions in Chinese Companies That Take Jobs Away From USA
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Reviving American Manufacturing
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Reviving American Manufacturing
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