Representative William 'Bill' Owens's Public Statements

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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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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 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations 6/05/13 Rep. Bill Owens Introduces Bipartisan "Spending Reduction Act" 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 Owens Applauds House Opposition to BRAC 5/22/13 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank 5/22/13 WWNYtv.com - Owens: Bright economic future for U.S., Canada 5/16/13 Owens-Backed Legislation Moves Forward with Farm Bill 5/14/13 Syracuse.com - Reps. Dan Maffei, Bill Owens Condemn IRS for Targeting Tea Party Groups 5/14/13 Owens: IRS Targeting "Unacceptable" 5/09/13 Owens Announces Agricultural Advisory Committee 5/07/13 Owens Applauds Senator Leahy's Border Fee Amendment 4/30/13 Owens Seeks Constituent Input on Federal Spending Cuts, Mandate Relief 4/29/13 Congressmen, Local Chambers Team Up to Talk Small Business Issues at Skidmore College 4/26/13 Governor Cuomo and HUD Announce Approval of New York State's Disaster Recovery Action Plan 4/25/13 Owens Returns Portion of 2012 Office Budget 4/25/13 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - Abandon Cross-Border Fee Proposal 4/24/13 Owens, Cramer Tout "North American Century" at Northern Border Caucus Event 4/23/13 Owens Introduces "Cody Miller Initiative for Safer Prescriptions Act" 4/22/13 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chair Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies and Rosa DeLauro, Member of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies - Technical Education Act 4/22/13 Owens: No New Border Fees 4/19/13 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding 4/18/13 Owens Applauds Ag-Worker Inclusion in Senate Immigration Bill 4/18/13 Owens Applauds Ag-Worker Inclusion in Senate Immigration Bill 4/17/13 U.S. Chamber: Owens "Strong Voice" for Job Creation 4/16/13 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran of the Subcommittee on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations - Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) 4/10/13 WPTZ - NY, Vt. Reps to Push for Dairy Farm Worker Visas 4/09/13 With Congress Set to Debate Immigration Reform, Congressmen Welch, Owens, Hanna Introduce Bill to Help Dairy Farmers Secure a Stable Workforce 4/01/13 Owens Statement on Alcoa Modernization Announcement 3/27/13 Owens Applauds Reinstatement of Troop Tuition Assistance 3/22/13 Owens Pushes Legislation to Assist New York Farmers 3/21/13 Hanna, Owens, Courtney Introduce Farm Credit Legislation 3/21/13 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes 3/21/13 Owens, Courtney, Hanna Introduce Farm Credit Legislation 3/20/13 Owens Introduces Legislation to Improve Health Reform Law 3/20/13 Griffith Reintroduces Bipartisan Bill Protecting Lawful Transportation of Firearms 3/15/13 Owens, Gibson Reintroduce Legislation to Assist Rural Schools 3/15/13 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - 45 Day Notice and Draft Call Letter