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Bill Foster's Public Statements

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
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Oct. 1, 2013 Foster To Donate Paycheck To Charity During Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Foster: Time To End The Political Grandstanding, Get To Work
Sept. 30, 2013 Potential Impacts of a Government Shutdown
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to President Obama - End Immigrant Detention Bed Mandate
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
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
Sept. 20, 2013 Foster Votes Against Extreme Republican Agenda
Sept. 18, 2013 Rep. Foster Meets With Newtown Action Alliance
Sept. 18, 2013 Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Sept. 11, 2013 In Remembrance of September 11, 2001
Sept. 11, 2013 Chicago Tribune - Illinois Lawmakers Praise Syria Diplomacy Bid
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
Sept. 2, 2013 On Labor Day, Foster Calls On Congress To Focus On Jobs, Worker Training
Aug. 28, 2013 Rep. Foster Commemorates 50th Anniversary Of The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom
Aug. 24, 2013 Rep. Foster's Statement On The Voting Rights Act
Aug. 23, 2013 Foster, Duckworth, Schneider Discuss Economic Benefits Of Immigration Reform, Call on Illinois Republicans to Support Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
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. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, United States House of Represenatives - Farm Bill
Aug. 1, 2013 Rep. Foster Introduces Legislation to Protect Immigrants from Fraudulent Legal Representation
Aug. 1, 2013 Reps. Foster, Schneider, Duckworth Support Student Loan Deal
July 31, 2013 Rep. Foster Calls for Examination of National Security Agency Operations
July 30, 2013 Rep. Foster Commemorates Anniversary of Medicare, Calls On Congress To Preserve Medicare For Future Generations
July 26, 2013 Foster Joins Business, Tech Leaders In Highlighting Need For Comprehensive Immigration Reform
July 26, 2013 Rep. Foster Tours Heat and Frost Insulators Local 17 Training Facility, Cosponsors Legislation To Promote Mechanical Insulation
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 24, 2013 Rep. Foster Introduces Amendment To Protect 30-Year Mortgages For Middle Class Families
July 23, 2013 The Bugle - Romeoville Celebrates Immigrant Contributions
July 21, 2013 Polish News - Rep. Foster Meets with Local Immigration Advisory Committee
July 19, 2013 Student Success Act
July 15, 2013 Naperville Sun - Hike in Student Loan Interest Rates Raises Concerns
July 9, 2013 Rep. Fosters Calls For End To Partisan Obstruction of National Labor Relations Board Nominees
July 9, 2013 Letter to Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator of the NOAA - State Shark Fin Trade Laws
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
July 2, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2014
July 2, 2013 Foster Commemorates Anniversary of Civil Rights Act of 1964
July 1, 2013 Rep. Foster Calls For Congress To Enact Deficit Reduction Plan
June 28, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader of the House - Tax Exempt Municipal Bonds
June 27, 2013 Rep. Bill Foster Praises Passage Of Bipartisan Immigration Reform Bill In Senate
June 26, 2013 Rep. Foster Commends Supreme Court Decision to Strike Down the Defense of Marriage Act
June 26, 2013 Duckworth, Foster, Schneider Call On Congress To Stop Student Loan Interest Rate Increase
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