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Bill Owens' Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
Jan. 29, 2014 House Passes Five-Year, Bipartisan Farm Bill with Owens' Support
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
July 11, 2013 Owens Opposes Split Farm Bill, Repeal of Permanent Law
March 15, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - 45 Day Notice and Draft Call Letter
July 8, 2012 Post Star.com - Owens Discusses Economy
June 28, 2012 Owens Statement on Supreme Court Health Care Ruling
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Chairman Hal Rogers, Ranking Member Norm Dicks, Chairman Denny Rehberg and Ranking Member Rosa DeLauro
July 19, 2011 Owens Votes Against So-Called "Cut, Cap, and Balance" Act
July 22, 2010 Statement from Rep. Owens on Today's Extension of Unemployment Insurance
July 2, 2010 Owens Votes to Extend Unemployment Insurance
May 28, 2010 Owens Votes to Stop Tax Breaks for Outsourcers
April 16, 2010 Owens Applauds Extension Of Unemployment Benefits
March 31, 2010 Owens' Statement On Senate Failure To Extend Unemployment Insurance
Feb. 26, 2010 Owens Introduces Bill To Extend Tax Relief For Heating Costs
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Economy and Jobs
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