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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
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
March 29, 2013 Rep. Foster Visits Argonne National Laboratory, Calls For Increased Funding For Research And Development
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
March 21, 2013 Rep. Bill Foster Statement On House Budget Votes
March 21, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House Boehner, Majority Leader Eric Cantor, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer - Get Congress Back to Work
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 19, 2013 Remembering the 10th Anniversary of the Iraq War
March 15, 2013 Rep. Foster Statement on President Obama's Argonne Visit
March 12, 2013 Rep. Foster Statement on Extreme Republican Budget Proposal
March 12, 2013 Rep. Foster Joins Bipartisan Effort to Train Workers for 21st Century Jobs
March 6, 2013 Rep. Foster Votes To Avoid Government Shutdown
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Feb. 28, 2013 Rep. Foster Votes To Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 26, 2013 Academic Competition Resolution of 2013
Feb. 13, 2013 Rep. Foster Responds To State of the Union Address, Applauds Call To Invest In Middle Class, Manufacturing
Feb. 6, 2013 Rep. Foster Statement On USPS Plan To End Saturday Mail Service
Feb. 5, 2013 Rep. Foster Joins Bipartisan Move to Reform Visa Waiver Program
Jan. 29, 2013 Rep. Foster Marks 4th Anniversary of Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
Jan. 28, 2013 Rep. Foster Calls For Quick Action on Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Jan. 23, 2013 Rep. Foster Votes For Republican Proposal To Raise Debt Ceiling
Oct. 10, 2012 Bill Foster Joins Lilly Ledbetter to Discuss Middle Class Families and the Fight for Equal Pay
Sept. 28, 2012 Congresswoman Judy Biggert Voted Against Funding to Boost U.S. Manufacturing
Sept. 7, 2012 Congresswoman Judy Biggert Voted Against Help for Manufacturing Workers Who Lost Jobs Due to Her Bad Trade Votes
Sept. 5, 2012 Bill Foster Statement on President Clinton's Speech at the Democratic National Convention
Sept. 5, 2012 Bill Foster Speaks about Fighting for the Middle Class and Congresswoman Biggert's Failed Jobs Record
Sept. 4, 2012 Bill Foster Statement on Lilly Ledbetter's Speech at the Democratic National Convention
Sept. 3, 2012 Bill Foster Statement on Labor Day
Aug. 26, 2012 Bill Foster Statement on Women's Equality Day
Aug. 24, 2012 Flashback Friday: 2002: Congresswoman Judy Biggert's Bad Trade Votes Cost American Jobs In Order to Protect Corporations
Aug. 18, 2012 Daily Herald - Social Security Becomes Hot Topic in 11th Congressional District
Aug. 17, 2012 Flashback Friday: 2001: Congresswoman Biggert Voted for Bush Privatization Scheme to Transfer Social Security Funds into Risky Wall Street Accounts
Aug. 17, 2012 Foster: Protect Social Security and Keep it Safe from Wall Street
Aug. 16, 2012 Times Weekly - 11th District Candidate Meets with Local Groups
Aug. 15, 2012 Congresswoman Judy Biggert's Failing Record on Social Security
Aug. 14, 2012 Bill Foster Statement on 77th Anniversary of Social Security
Aug. 11, 2012 Bill Foster Statement on Congressman Paul Ryan's Selection as Romney Vice Presidential Pick
Aug. 10, 2012 Flashback 1999: Congresswoman Judy Biggert Turns Her Back on Middle Class, Slashes Scientific Research, Votes to Raise Her Own Pay Nine Times
Aug. 3, 2012 Flashback Friday: Congresswoman Biggert Repeatedly Votes to Extend Bush Tax Cuts for the Corporations and Billionaires Instead of Fighting for the Middle Class
Aug. 2, 2012 Congresswoman Biggert Votes Again to Give Tax Breaks to Billionaires at the Expense of the Middle Class
July 16, 2012 Foster Outraises Biggert for Fifth Consecutive Quarter
July 13, 2012 Flashback Friday: 2007: Congresswoman Biggert Voted to Deny Coverage to Illinois Children
July 6, 2012 Flashback Friday: 2008: Congresswoman Biggert Voted against American Auto Manufacturing
June 29, 2012 Flashback Friday 2003: Congresswoman Biggert Votes to Force Seniors into Medicare Donut Hole
June 28, 2012 Beacon News - Congressional Candidates Weigh in on Health Care Ruling
June 28, 2012 Bill Foster Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Health Care Law Ruling
June 22, 2012 Flashback Friday: 1999: Congresswoman Biggert Voted to Force 112,000 Students Out of Aid Programs
June 20, 2012 Washington Post: Middle Class Would Face Higher Taxes Under Republican Plan, Analysis Finds
June 18, 2012 The Daily Herald - 11th Congressional Candidates on Opposite Sides of Wall St. Reform
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
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