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Bill Owens' Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

Full Name: William 'Bill' Owens
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 21, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jane; 3 Children
Birth Date: 01/20/1949
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Plattsburgh, NY
Date Title
July 15, 2014 Owens Votes to Replenish Highway Trust Fund
May 22, 2014 Owens Announces $2.5M in FAA Grants to Improve Regional Airport Infrastructure
May 8, 2014 Owen Applauds DOT Call for Safer Rail Transportation of Crude Oil
Feb. 14, 2014 Owens Announces $7,171,000 in Funding for Hi-Lite Airfield Services
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) - Great Lakes Navigation System
Jan. 13, 2014 Cramer, Owens Push Federal Government to Increase Rail Transportation Safety Efforts
Jan. 9, 2014 Representative Owens' Statement Concerning Proposed Study of North Country Transportation Enhancements
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - US Airways and American Airlines Lawsuit
Aug. 21, 2013 Owens Discussed Northern New York Issues with New Seaway Administrator Betty Sutton
Aug. 2, 2013 75th Anniversary Celebration of the Thousand Islands International Bridge
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
Oct. 5, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrabd, Owens Announce Metalcraft Marine to Receive Over $1.9 Million U.S. Coast Guard Contract to Produce Two Large Vessels in Cape Vincent - Investment Will Spur Further Expansion, Job Growth for North Country Boat Manufacturer
July 23, 2012 Repeal of Provision Relating to Motor Vehicle Insurance Cost Reporting
July 23, 2012 House Clears Harper-Owens Deregulation Bill
July 23, 2012 House Clears Harper-Owens Deregulation Bill
July 17, 2012 Waterton Daily Times- Owens: Cross-Border Businesses are the Ticket to Area's Growth
June 29, 2012 Owens Votes for Bipartisan Transportation, Student Loan Bill
June 19, 2012 Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bloomberg Applaud $10 Million Federal Grant to Support Hunts Point Produce Market
June 6, 2012 Press Republican - Bombardier Transportation Signs New York MTA Contract
May 30, 2012 Owens, Walz, Bilirakis Bipartisan Legislation Passes House to Expand Job Protection to Service Members
May 30, 2012 Owens Announces Funding for Malone-Dufort Airport
May 14, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand, Owens: This Rail Status Means Rail- Centered Job-Creating Infrastructure Projects in Adirondacks Can Chug Down the Tracks
May 14, 2012 Owens, Harper Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Repeal Outdated Requirements for Auto Dealers
May 11, 2012 Owens, Harper Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Repeal Outdated Requirements for Auto Dealers
May 10, 2012 Owens Highlights Critical Drum Support in Defense Authorization
March 22, 2012 Owens Cosponsors Bipartisan Transportation Bill
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
Dec. 20, 2011 Bilirakis, Walz, Owens Introduce Bi-Partisan Legislation to Expand Job Protections for Service Members
July 5, 2011 Owens Announces Aircraft Donation to PAI
May 19, 2011 Letter to the Leaders of the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
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