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Bill Owens' Public Statements

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 16, 2014 House Approves $105M to Upgrade Alexandria Bay Border Facility
May 30, 2014 Owens Votes to Increase Funding for National Security, Law Enforcement
May 21, 2014 Owens Votes to Streamline Great Lakes Ports, Study Economic Impact of Invasive Species
May 2, 2014 Owens Renews Call for Congress to Approve Keystone XL Pipeline Project
Feb. 14, 2014 Owens Announces $7,171,000 in Funding for Hi-Lite Airfield Services
Feb. 4, 2014 Owens Announces Nearly $1 Million in Rural Infrastructure Grants
Oct. 23, 2013 Owens Applauds Passage of House Water Resources Reform and Development Act
Oct. 23, 2013 Owens Applauds Passage of House Water Resources Reform and Development Act
Aug. 28, 2013 Owens Statement on Two Year Anniversary of Hurricane Irene
March 8, 2013 Six-Day Delivery Included in Continuing Resolution
March 5, 2013 Owens: Let's Maintain Focus on Northern Border Communities
Feb. 6, 2013 Owens: USPS Saturday Delivery Decision "Outrageous"
July 23, 2012 House Clears Harper-Owens Deregulation Bill
June 26, 2012 Schumer, Gillibrand, Owens Announce $150,000 USDA Funding for Town of Jay
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 9, 2012 Letter to Patrick R. Donahoe, Postmaster General - Post Office Closures
Dec. 13, 2011 Owens Announces Moratorium on Post Office Closures Until May
Dec. 8, 2011 Owens Introduces Bill to Preserve Postal Services, Cut Costs
Dec. 2, 2011 Owens Works to Lower Interest Rates for Businesses and Homeowners Affected by Natural Disasters
Nov. 4, 2011 Letter to Chairmen Rogers and Kingston and Ranking Members Dicks and Farr
Sept. 21, 2011 Tonko, Hinchey, Owens: Republican Disaster Aid Bill is a Slap in the Face to Those Devastated by Flooding
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to Ruth Goldway, Chairwoman, Postal Regulatory Commission
June 16, 2011 Owens, Gibson Fight to Expand Broadband Access to Upstate New York
Aug. 10, 2010 Owens Votes to Support Teachers, Police and Nurses
March 2, 2010 Statement Of Rep. Bill Owens On Senator Bunning's Obstruction Of Legislation Vital To North Country Job Growth
Oct. 24, 2009 Bill Owens Discusses Crown Point Bridge Closure With Ticonderoga, Crown Point Business Owners
Oct. 5, 2009 Bill Owens For Congress Welcomes Endorsement From Senator David Valesky
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