Representative William 'Bill' Owens's Public Statements


Full Name: William 'Bill' Owens
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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10/09/13 Owens Addresses Canadian/American Border Trade Alliance Conference 10/09/13 Schumer, Owens Announce Northern Border Regional Development Commission Grant 10/05/13 Owens Statement on Pentagon's Decision to Recall Most Furloughed DOD Employees 10/05/13 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government 10/02/13 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors 9/27/13 Owens Statement on Senate Passage of a Stopgap Spending Bill 9/26/13 Suicide Prevention Month 9/25/13 Letter to Irving Williamson, Chair, International Trade Commission - Protect Plywood Industry from Unfair Chinese Imports 9/23/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential 9/19/13 Schumer, Gillibrand, Owens Announce over $200K in Federal Funding for Town of Chester 9/19/13 The Medical Device Industry 9/17/13 Letter to Acting Commissioner Thomas Winkowski, US Customs and Border Protection - Concerns About Plans to Cut Northern Border Security Resources 9/11/13 Owens Statement on the Anniversary of September 11, 2001 8/31/13 Owens Statement on the President's Decision to Seek Congressional Authorization for Action in Syria 8/28/13 Owens Statement on Two Year Anniversary of Hurricane Irene 8/28/13 Owens Statement on the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington 8/21/13 Owens Discussed Northern New York Issues with New Seaway Administrator Betty Sutton 8/13/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding 8/13/13 Your News Now - Owens Pushing Chinese Production Issues 8/06/13 Owens Statement on Defense Department's Decision to Reduce Furlough Days 8/02/13 75th Anniversary Celebration of the Thousand Islands International Bridge 8/02/13 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill 8/02/13 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, House of Representatives - Immigration Reform 8/02/13 Kidney Awareness Week 8/01/13 Owens Joins Bipartisan Colleagues to Create Congressional Aluminum Caucus 7/31/13 Owens Statement on House Passage of Bipartisan Student Loan Compromise 7/26/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA 7/25/13 Owens Statement on Passage of H.R. 2397, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2014 7/25/13 Owens Statement on Senate Passage of Student Loan Rate Legislation 7/18/13 Owens and More than 80 Democratic and Republican Members of No Labels' Congressional Problem Solvers Unveil Bipartisan Legislation to "Make Government Work' 7/11/13 Owens Opposes Split Farm Bill, Repeal of Permanent Law 7/11/13 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) 7/09/13 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees 7/01/13 Letter to President Obama - Major Disaster Declaration 6/27/13 Owens Statement on Lake George Monitoring Project 6/26/13 Rep. Bill Owens Statement on the Supreme Court's DOMA Decision 6/20/13 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013 6/19/13 Owens Touts "Beyond the Border" Action Plan in Canada-United States Law Journal 6/18/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - India Intellectual Property 6/14/13 HuntingtonNews.Net - House Passes McKinley Amendment to Help Reservists 6/13/13 Rep. Bill Owens Highlights Job Creation Opportunities at Canadian American Business Council 6/13/13 Rep. Bill Owens Highlights Job Creation Opportunities at Canadian American Business Council 6/07/13 Standing at Lake George, Gillibrand, Owens to Announce Comprehensive Legislation to Stop Spread of Invasive Species, Prevent Future Invasive Species 6/06/13 Owens' Amendment to Stop "Border Fee" Moves Forward on House Floor 6/05/13 Rep. Bill Owens Introduces Bipartisan "Spending Reduction Act" 6/05/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations 6/04/13 Statement on H.R. 1919, The Safeguarding America's Pharmaceuticals Act 5/28/13 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog 5/22/13 Owens Border Fee Amendment Passed in Appropriations Committee 5/22/13 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank